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The Things She's Seen by Ambelin Kwaymullina - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781984848789
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019

Ever since Beth died, her afterlife has been dedicated to helping her father get back to his work as a detective through solving a homicide case. Will she be able to get her dad through his grief before it's time for her to move on? Impossible to put down, The Things She's Seen is a unique thriller that will keep the reader guessing until the end. ~ Reviewed by Jessie DeGarmo


Animalphabet by Julia Donaldson - Book Review

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By Julia Donaldson, Sharon King-Chai (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780525554158
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Published: Dial Books - October 30th, 2018

Absolutely gorgeous! This book uses colorful flaps and see-through pages to reveal an animal for each letter of the alphabet. ~ Reviewed by Jessie DeGarmo


Run Wild by David Covell - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780670014118
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 5th, 2018

Simple words and beautiful illustrations tell the story of all the places your feet can take you. Sometimes you just need to run wild! Definitely a must-read! ~ Reviewed by Jessie DeGarmo


The Thank You Book by Mary Lyn Ray - Book Review

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By Mary Lyn Ray, Stephanie Graegin (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780544791367
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2018

What does "thank you" mean to you? Ray describes all the beautiful and meaningful things we are thankful for. Wonderful illustrations! ~ Reviewed by Jessie DeGarmo


The Good Egg by Jory John - Book Review

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By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062866004
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Published: HarperCollins - February 12th, 2019

Jory John does it again! His books are laugh-out-loud funny with some important life lessons thrown in. If you loved Penguin Problems and The Bad Seed, then The Good Egg is for you! ~ Reviewed by Jessie DeGarmo


The Red Ribbon by Lucy Adlington - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781536201048
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Published: Candlewick - September 11th, 2018

Ella has a job like no other-she designs and makes clothes for the officers at Auschwitz. There, she meets Rose, a girl her age that quickly changes her life. Utterly powerful, The Red Ribbon takes a unique perspective of the tragedy of the Holocaust. ~ Reviewed by Jessie DeGarmo


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