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Creepy Carrots! – When Vegetables Rise

Creepy Carrots! By Aaron Reynolds Illustrations by Peter Brown Spoiler Alert! Summary The Twilight Zone comes to the carrot patch in this clever picture book parable about a rabbit who fears his favorite treats are out to get him. Jasper Rabbit loves … Continue reading

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Story Thieves – Is Fiction Really Stranger Than True Life?

Story Thieves By James Riley Spoiler Alert! Summary Life is boring when you live in the real world, instead of starring in your own book series. Owen knows that better than anyone, what with the real world’s homework and chores. … Continue reading

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Just Add Magic – Potion Problems: The Power of Middle-Grade Magic

Just Add Magic Potion Problems By Cindy Callaghan Spoiler Alert!   Summary Kelly Quinn and her friends must figure out a way to save a beloved local store and find their infamous Secret Recipe Book, which has gone missing in this … Continue reading

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A Time of Love and Tartan – Does Bertie’s Life Get Better?

Book Review : A Time of Love and Tartan  44 Scotland Street By Alexander McCall Smith Spoiler Alert! Summary When Pat accepts her narcissistic ex-boyfriend Bruce’s invitation for coffee, she has no idea of the complications in her romantic and professional … Continue reading

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The Rosie Project – A List For Finding True Love

Book Review : The Rosie Project Don Tillman #1 By Graeme Simsion Spoiler Alert! Summary An international sensation, this hilarious, feel-good novel is narrated by an oddly charming and socially challenged genetics professor on an unusual quest: to find out if he … Continue reading

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Date Night On Union Station – The Perils Of Dating Aliens or Where Is A Good Man When You Need Him?

Book Review : Date Night On Union Station EarthCent Ambassador #1 e-book By E. M. Foner Spoiler Alert! Summary Kelly Frank is EarthCent’s top diplomat on Union Station, but her job description has always been a bit vague. When she receives a … Continue reading

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The Penderwicks – A Madcap Adventure

Book Review : The Penderwicks A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy By Jeanne Birdsall Spoiler Alert!   Summary A National Book Award winner, this modern classic is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward … Continue reading

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