Category Archives: Reviews

Know Your Value: She Spoke and more!

So honored to have She Spoke: 14 Women Who Raised Their Voices and Changed the World included in this terrific roundup of “books to inspire young girls to know their value” over at nbcnews.com! List curator Ciarra Chavarria of @girlsreadtheworld … Continue reading

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Read This!: A QUESTION OF HOLMES by Brittany Cavallaro

A Question of Holmes by Brittany Cavallaro Summary: Charlotte Holmes and Jamie Watson think they’re finally in the clear. They’ve left Sherringford School—and the Moriartys—behind for a pre-college summer program at Oxford University. A chance to start from scratch and … Continue reading

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Read This!: TRANSFORMED: THE PERILS OF THE FROG PRINCE by Megan Morrison

Transformed: The Perils of the Frog Prince by Megan Morrison The third book in the Tyme series is a slam dunk from beginning to end. In GROUNDED and DISENCHANTED, Morrison turned familiar fairy tales on their heads; in this outing, … Continue reading

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Read This!: IMMERSE by Tobie Easton

Immerse by Tobie Easton Summary: Lia can’t wait for her parents’ coronation. Now living in the sparkling palace beneath the waves, she sneaks off to Malibu whenever possible to see Clay. Tucked away in an abandoned seaside mansion, Lia and … Continue reading

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Read This!: THE TRUTH ABOUT LEAVING by Natalie Blitt

The Truth About Leaving by Natalie Blitt Summary: Lucy Green thought she had her senior year in the bag. Cute boyfriend? Check. College plan? Check. But when her boyfriend dumps her the week before school starts and she literally stumbles into Dov, … Continue reading

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SHE SPOKE got its first trade review!

She Spoke: 14 Women Who Raised Their Voices and Changed the World got its first trade review!  Kirkus Reviews says: “The words are all inspirational, and so are the stories. Better still, as examples for budding activists, along with the … Continue reading

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Read This!: DRAMATICALLY EVER AFTER by Isabel Bandeira

Dramatically Ever After by Isabel Bandeira Summary: Senior year is not shaping up to be the picture perfect movie Em Katsaros had imagined. Her super hot leading man is five thousand miles away. Her dad just got laid off. And … Continue reading

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Read This!: SABOTAGE STAGE LEFT by Casey Lyall

Sabotage Stage Left (Howard Wallace, P.I. #3) by Casey Lyall Summary: Spring (musical) fever has hit the Grantleyville Middle School Drama Club! Since Ivy Mason is busy with the production, she decides to take a break from sleuthing, while Howard Wallace keeps … Continue reading

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Read This!: CITY OF ISLANDS by Kali Wallace

City of Islands by Kali Wallace Summary: In a foggy archipelago called the City of Islands, magic drifts on the air as songs. Twelve-year-old Mara has always been fascinated by the spell-songs and dreams of becoming a great mage. Orphaned as … Continue reading

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Reviews and News

I’m heading off to the woods for one of my favorite weeks of the year – Deaf Camp. But before I go, here’s a roundup of some recent excitement and upcoming events. Reviews Earlier this week, Dagger and Coin received its … Continue reading

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