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Whitney Kaaz - Bookseller in Manchester

Whitney Kaaz"She liked anything orange: leaves; some moons; marigolds; chrysanthemums; cheese; pumpkin, both in pie and out; orange juice; marmalade. Orange is bright and demanding. You can't ignore orange things." from the novel The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente

See All the Stars by Kit Frick - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781534404373
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - August 14th, 2018

Ellory May has everything going for her. The promise of art school,four close friends and boyfriend she adores. But what happens when the truth emerges from the sea of lies? This debut novel is an expertly woven story that alternates between past and present and ends in a gripping reveal. I read it in one sitting and promise you will have a hard time putting it down! ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Love & Luck by Jenna Evans Welch - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781534401006
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Published: Simon Pulse - May 8th, 2018

While visiting Ireland for her aunt's wedding, Addie finds an Irish travel guide for the heartbroken, which turns out is exactly what she needs. Her plans take a drastic turn and she must not only repair her relationship with her brother but try to move on from the boy she once trusted. A fun romantic summer romp across Ireland! ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Possum and the Summer Storm by Anne Hunter - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780544898912
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 22nd, 2018

Local author Anne Hunter is back with our favorite Possum just in time for summer! This gentle story of cooperation and friendship accompanied by gorgeous illustrations makes this picture book a sure winner! ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions (Auntie Poldi Adventure #1) by Mario Giordano - Book Review

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By Mario Giordano, John Brownjohn (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781328863577
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - March 6th, 2018

Move over Miss Marple, Auntie Poldi is on the scene! The first book in the new series by Mario Giordano, Auntie Poldi delivers. Sassy, saucy, and subtly erotic, she's just turned 60 and moved to Sicily with plans to drink herself to death...until her handsome young handyman goes missing! With beautiful scenery, local lore, and food descriptions to die for, this book will leave you yearning for a Sicilian lover! Best summer read ever! ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Emergency Contact by Mary H. K. Choi - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781534408968
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 27th, 2018

Sam is the damaged, tattooed boy from the trailer park. Penny is the responsible yet emotionally unavailable college student. After meeting just one time, Penny sees Sam pass out on the sidewalk and takes him to the hospital. They exchange phone numbers and become each other's emergency contact...and the texting begins. For fans of Eleanor and Park this is a young adult romance at its best! ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Red Clocks by Leni Zumas - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780316434812
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - January 16th, 2018

It is the near future. Abortion is illegal in all 50 states along with other horrifying laws implemented by the patriarchy. This is the story of four women's lives woven together by fate and this brave new world. Red Clocks is a testament to the strength and resilience of women throughout the centuries who continue to fight stereotypes and the systems that would deny them their humanity. ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Truly Devious: A Mystery by Maureen Johnson - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780062338051
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 16th, 2018

Super sleuth, Stevie Bell, has been accepted to Ellingham Academy, a prestigious school for gifted children. She has been sought out to use her crime solving skills to help solve a hundred year old mystery that looms over the academy. While knee-deep in old mysteries a student is murdered and Stevie must use her skills once again. Set in Vermont, this new series is sure to pull you in! ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Fire Sermon by Jamie Quatro - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780802127044
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Published: Grove Press - January 9th, 2018

This impressive literary debut is an incredibly honest and often painful look at a marriage. I was moved by the author's fierce honesty and her bravery by tackling a subject that is very common, but rarely approached with such brutal frankness. ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Ruby and Olivia by Rachel Hawkins - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780399169618
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 24th, 2017

What does lying to protect your twin sister earn you? A summer at a camp for "troubled" kids! The last thing Olivia expects to find at Camp Chrysalis is friendship mystery and adventure. A creepy historic home filled with mysterious noises and secret places provide all the elements for an exciting summer. ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz

Bonfire by Krysten Ritter

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ISBN: 9781524759841
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Published: Crown Archetype - November 7th, 2017

Bonfire asks the age old question can you truly go home again once you have tried to erase your past? Abby confronts that notion by returning to her small midwestern 10 years later as an environmental lawyer hired to investigate the corporation that owned her town even back then. Abby must delve into her traumatic past to uncover scandalous truths about the corporation and the town she is trying to forget. Lies deceit and blackmail will surely seduce you in Ritter's debut novel. ~ Reviewed by Whitney Kaaz


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