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Short review: The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste

The Jumbies Tracey Baptiste 240 pages Published in April 2015 by Algonquin Young Readers Source: Public Library The other kids in Corrine La Mer’s small Caribbean village may believe in jumbies, but she doesn’t. Who would really believe in fairy-like … Continue reading

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Thoughts: Fables Vol. 18 Cubs in Toyland

Fables Vol. 18: Cubs in Toyland Bill Willingham, Mark Buckingham, Steve Leialoha, Gene Ha 192 pages Published in January 2013 by DC Comics Source: Public Library Guys, if you haven’t started reading Bill Willingham’s fantastic Fables series, you need to … Continue reading

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Short Review: Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses by Ron Koertge

Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses Written by Ron Koertge Illustrated by Andrea Dezsö Published in 2012 by Candlewick Press Source: Public Library Genre: YA and up   I don’t see, but I know things. Nature does that sometimes … Continue reading

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