Gizelle's Bucket List: My Life with a Very Large Dog by Lauren Fern Watt - Book Review

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$24.99
ISBN: 9781501123658
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 7th, 2017

Gizelle is the kind of dog we all want: interesting, loving, loyal. And she is a cherished member of the family. Gizelle and "Fernie" grow together and share such a connection that her subsequent illness inspired a bucket list. A tearjerker! ~ Reviewed by Shirley Cagle


The Rules Do Not Apply: A Memoir by Ariel Levy - Book Review

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$27.00
ISBN: 9780812996937
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Published: Random House - March 14th, 2017

This riveting memoir by spirited author and New Yorker staff writer Ariel Levy begins with terrible loss. An honest,self-deprecating and emphatic self-examination of what it takes to survive grief, the author learns that life is not lived within circumscription, nor with the belief of "getting it all," but with courage, humility and empathy. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer


In Darkling Wood by Emma Carroll - Book Review

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$16.99
ISBN: 9780399556012
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Published: Delacorte Press - March 14th, 2017

Alice is living with her grandmother and struggling with the news of her brother's heart transplant. Her grandmother wants to cut down the mysterious woods surrounding them and home to fairies and magical possibilities. A story of hope and belief told across two time periods and the balance between magic and dark family secrets. ~ Reviewed by Martha Cornwell


Radio Silence by Alice Oseman - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780062335715
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Published: Harper Teen - March 28th, 2017

As one character puts it, "I think the world is a bit tired of boy-girl love stories." So here's one that's anything but: looking at issues as diverse as online anonymity, sexuality beyond orientation, and the pressure to go to college, this story of two friends making a podcast is brilliantly emotional and endearing. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus


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