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REVIEW: Maggie’s Chopsticks by Alan Woo

Title: Maggie’s Chopsticks Author: Alan Woo Illustrator: Isabelle Malefant ISBN: 9781554536191 Synopsis: (Taken from GoodReads.com)Poor Maggie struggles to master her chopsticks — it seems nearly everyone around the dinner table has something to say about the “right” way to hold them! But when Father reminds her not to worry about everyone else,…
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Scarlet by Marissa Meyer Book Summary

Title: Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles #2) Author: Marissa Meyer Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Pages: 464 ISBN: 978-0312642969 Scarlet Book Summary Cinder, the cyborg mechanic, returns in the second thrilling installment of the bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison–even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the…
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The Whole Stupid Way We Are by N. Griffin Book Summary

Title: The Whole Stupid Way We Are Author: N. Griffin Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Pages: 368 ISBN: 978-1442431553 The Whole Stupid Way We Are Book Summary What happens when everything you’ve got to give isn’t enough to save someone you love? It’s Maine. It’s winter. And it’s FREEZING STINKIN’ COLD! Dinah is wildly worried about her…
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Teaser Tuesday: Heaven Should Fall by Rebecca Coleman

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read. Open to a random page. Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page * BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to…
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REVIEW: Geek Girl by Cindy C. Bennett

Title: Geek Girl Author: Cindy Bennett Synopsis: (Taken from Amazon.com)”Think I could turn that boy bad?” My two best friends–my only two friends, really–follow my gaze and laugh. “Trevor Hoffman?” Beth scoffs. “No way, Jen.” “I bet I could,” I say, shrugging. “Why him?” Beth asks. “Why not any of the other nerds sitting there with him?”…
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