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Mini-Review // The Mysterious Benedict Society

ARE YOU A GIFTED CHILD Looking for special opportunities? When this peculiar ad appears in the newspaper, dozens of children enrol to take a series of mysterious, mind-bending tests. (And you, dear listener, can test your wits right alongside them.) But in the end just four very special children will succeed. Their challenge: to go… Continue reading Mini-Review // The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Mini-Review // Amina’s Voice

Amina has never been comfortable in the spotlight. She is happy just hanging out with her best friend, Soojin. Except now that she’s in middle school everything feels different. Soojin is suddenly hanging out with Emily, one of the “cool” girls in the class, and even talking about changing her name to something more “American.”… Continue reading Mini-Review // Amina’s Voice

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Celebrating 3 years of blogging Q&A // Answering all your questions about books!

Hi everyone!! Thank you ALL for participating in my Q&A and giveaway. (If you haven't entered the giveaway yet, don't worry you have until midnight today! Click here to go to the giveaway post!!) I was really excited to see all your questions come in. There were so many that I had to divide them… Continue reading Celebrating 3 years of blogging Q&A // Answering all your questions about books!

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Mini-Review // Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow

Morrigan Crow may have defeated her deadly curse, passed the dangerous trials and joined the mystical Wundrous Society, but her journey into Nevermoor and all its secrets has only just begun. And she is fast learning that not all magic is used for good.Morrigan Crow has been invited to join the prestigious Wundrous Society, a… Continue reading Mini-Review // Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow

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Mini-Review // The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #1)

Morrigan Crow is cursed. Having been born on Eventide, the unluckiest day for any child to be born, she's blamed for all local misfortunes, from hailstorms to heart attacks--and, worst of all, the curse means that Morrigan is doomed to die at midnight on her eleventh birthday. But as Morrigan awaits her fate, a strange… Continue reading Mini-Review // The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #1)

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Mini-Review // Space Case

Like his fellow lunarnauts—otherwise known as Moonies—living on Moon Base Alpha, twelve-year-old Dashiell Gibson is famous the world over for being one of the first humans to live on the moon. And he’s bored out of his mind. Kids aren’t allowed on the lunar surface, meaning they’re trapped inside the tiny moon base with next… Continue reading Mini-Review // Space Case

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Let’s Chat // 6 Reasons Why I Love Middle Grade

Hello everyone! In the past months, I've really begun to fall in love with MG (and did I mention that I am also writing a Middle Grade novel?) Today I want to tell you guys what drew me to this age category and what made me want to read more. First things first, what is… Continue reading Let’s Chat // 6 Reasons Why I Love Middle Grade

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Mini-Review // Counting by 7s

Willow Chance is a twelve-year-old genius, obsessed with nature and diagnosing medical conditions, who finds it comforting to count by 7s. It has never been easy for her to connect with anyone other than her adoptive parents, but that hasn’t kept her from leading a quietly happy life...until now.Suddenly Willow’s world is tragically changed when… Continue reading Mini-Review // Counting by 7s