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Remarkable Journey of Charlie Price

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ISBN: 9780062380104
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 23rd, 2016

Twelve-year-old Charlie and his younger sister are grieving the loss of their mother. Dad is at a complete loss as to how to help and soon the siblings find themselves on a nightly journey in an altered world where they can actually be with mom and relive their memories. However, to stay there, they must give up the present world forever. This is a story that mixes fantasy with the grief process yet successfully carries the middle reader through to the final stage of acceptance. Very powerful. ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


Hannah and Sugar

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ISBN: 9781419718908
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - March 8th, 2016

Can Hannah overcome her fear of dogs to help Sugar out of his predicament? If your child's afraid of dogs, this is a gentle, encouraging book wrapped in kindness. ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


Cuddles for Mommy

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By Ruby Brown, Tina Macnaughton (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781499802030
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Published: little bee books - March 15th, 2016

Little owl can't decide what kind of hug to give his Mommy so he makes up a brand new one. Sweet story for toddlers and pre-school snuggle bunnies. ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


Forest of Wonders Wing & Claw 1

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By Linda Sue Park, Jim Madsen (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062327383
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Published: HarperCollins - March 1st, 2016

The first book in a planned trilogy. Raffa is a gifted young apothecary who must protect the creatures of the Forest of Wonders from the dangerous effects of his own magical botanical creations that wind up in the wrong hands. With it's forbidden city and talking animals, this is an intoxicating read for fantasy and animal lovers. Hurry up Wing & Claw #2! ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


Lacy Eye

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ISBN: 9781455554089
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - March 1st, 2016

Just how painful is it to see a child's flaws or your own flaws in your child? Worse, if your daughter was a sociopath, would you see it? Could you see it? Treadway brilliantly teeters down a very fine line dividing unconditional love and absolute family dysfunction. Speaking in the first person, she tells the story of her youngest daughter, Dawn, who has always been different from the other children her own age and is buried under the spot light of her older, over-achieving sister. Buckets of sibling rivalry and a mom's crushing insecurities make it almost impossible to see what's unfolding in front of her. Scary stuff because it all seems remarkably possible. ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


Skunk on a String

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ISBN: 9781771471312
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Published: Owlkids - March 15th, 2016

Lam's wordless picture book features a skunk who gets caught on a balloon string and travels across land and sea. All kinds of possibilities abound for Skunk and young readers who can adapt the story any way they see fit and make it their very own. ~ Reviewed by Gail Cosgriff


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