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Team Awkward

Anna Huntley, Britain’s newest IT Girl, continues her zany adventure in this second installment of The IT Girl series. Anna continues to amuse and delight with her dog, DOG, her soon to be blended family, and her BFFs, Jess and … Continue reading

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Scaredy Squirrel Goes Camping

Scaredy Squirrel is afraid of the big outdoors.  Well, actually, he’s scared of more than that, a lot more, but he knows how to deal with his fears – by making lists and planning to overcome any trouble he encounters. … Continue reading

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Scaredy Squirrel Prepares for Halloween

Scaredy Squirrel is ready to teach readers about the perils of Halloween and how to avoid them. As his name implies, Scaredy Squirrel is afraid of many things.  In this book he guides readers in celebrating a non-threatening Halloween.  Tongue-in-cheek … Continue reading

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Snorkeling With Sea-Bots!

Kolten goes out into the water for some snorkeling fun.  What he discovers is an underwater city of hard working robots whose job it is to keep the ocean running smoothly. I feel comic books and graphic novels are a … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad and The Monkeys

Jake has an unusual job of herding monkeys.  When monkey rustlers come and try to steal his “herd”, Jake acts responsibly to tend to his small group. I feel comic books and graphic novels are a great way to draw … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Sir Balin the Ill-Fated

Summary:  The night Balin is born in Norththumberland, the old woman of the mountain arrives and predicts greatness for the newborn!  “But wait,” the old woman exclaims!  “There’s a cloud over this!” “His greatness will bring calamity to all his … Continue reading

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Write Fantasy Fiction in 5 Simple Steps

     The “five simple steps” are broken down into five short but insightful chapters. Beginning with “Start With an Idea” and wrapping up with “What to Do With Your Finished Story”, each step is one chapter unto itself. Each … Continue reading

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Jacob Wonderbar for President of the Universe

Seventh grader, Jacob Wonderbar, has been nominated as President of the Universe by the     king of the planet Astral.  With the help of Sarah-Daisy and Dexter, the three friends set off for the planet Astral to begin an … Continue reading

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Finicky

This book is described as an “alphabetic series for middle grade readers 7 to 13”(Flyleaf).  Finicky is the sixth book in the series and it introduces new vocabulary words that begin with the letter “F”, such as folderol, flabbergasted and … Continue reading

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