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Vengeance Road – Classic Western Style Revenge Anyone?

Book Review : Vengeance Road By Erin Bowman Spoiler Alert! Summary Revenge is worth its weight in gold. When her father is murdered for a journal revealing the location of a hidden gold mine, eighteen-year-old Kate Thompson disguises herself as a boy … Continue reading

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Under A Painted Sky – Should Historical Novels Use Racial Slurs Which Are Accurate For The Time Period?

Book Review : Under A Painted Sky By Stacey Lee Spoiler Alert! Summary Missouri, 1849: Samantha dreams of moving back to New York to be a professional musician—not an easy thing if you’re a girl, and harder still if you’re Chinese. But … Continue reading

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“One Came Home” – How Does Short Sentence Structure Change A Novel?

Book Review: One Came Home By Amy Timberlake Spoiler Alert! Summary A Newbery Honor Book An ALA-ALSC Notable Children’s Book Winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Novel In the town of Placid, Wisconsin, in 1871, Georgie … Continue reading

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