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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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The Great Passage – How Can A Dictionary Change Your Life?

Book Review : The Great Passage By Shion Miura Translated by Juliet Winters Carpenter Spoiler Alert! Summary A charmingly warm and hopeful story of love, friendship, and the power of human connection. Award-winning Japanese author Shion Miura’s novel is a reminder … 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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Woven – Will It Have You In Stitches?

Book Review : Woven By Michael Jensen & David Powers King Spoiler Alert! Summary Two unlikely allies must journey across a kingdom in the hopes of thwarting death itself. All his life, Nels has wanted to be a knight of the … 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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The Revolving Door of Life – The Magic Formula of Our Love For Bertie

Book Review: The Revolving Door of Life A 44 Scotland Street Novel By Alexander McCall Smith Spoiler Alert! Summary Things are looking up for seven-year-old Bertie Pollock. The arrival of his spirited grandmother and the absence of his meddlesome mother … Continue reading

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