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Summer Read-to-Learn: Rosa’s Song by Helena Ku Rhee

Rosa's Song will remind kids to share a bit of kindness with others even if it only lasts for a summer.
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Children’s Book Review: One Boy Watching by Grant Snider

One boy watching as he rides the bus too and from school, noticing the animals and the trees and the people along the way.
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Book Review: Mustique Island by Sarah McCoy

Willy May and her two daughters find Mustique Island to be the home they didn't know they needed. Travel back to the 1970s with the Michael women and be transported to an island full of intrigue, found family, and love.
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Book Review: Our Little World by Karen Winn

An idyllic summer in 1985 New Jersey turns tragic for two families. Will they every recover from the secrets of that summer?
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Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – June 2022 Edition

My monthly Quick Lit post including mini-reviews of some of my recent reads. This month includes a memoir, a romance, and a mystery.
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Books that Came My Way in May 2022

My monthly roundup of books that came my way in May including adult fiction, historical fiction, and nonfiction as well as children's books.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Thursday by Ann Bonwill

Thursday is the favorite day of the week for a young girl until Thursday is the day that her parents share they are getting a divorce.
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Middle-Grade Book Review: The Button Box by Bridget Hodder and Fawzia Gilani-Williams

Best friends find a special button in Granny Buena's Button Box and find themselves sent back in time to save a Muslim Prince from his enemies.
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Children’s Book Review: Little Animal Hugs by Hans Wilhelm

Your toddler will love creating different animal hugs by flipping through the pages and makes the new animal sounds.
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Children’s Book Review: Elefantastic! by Jane Yolen

A story told in just 22 words of an elephant captured in Africa and arrives in America to star in a circus.
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Stacie's read-in-2022 book montage

Master Your Core: A Science-Based Guide to Achieve Peak Performance and Resilience to Injury
Hidden Figures
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living
Waiting for Tom Hanks
The Maid
The Other Black Girl
Anxious People
The Body
Great American Road Trips- National Parks: Discover insider tips, must see stops , nearby attractions  more
Apples Never Fall
Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship, Food, and Love
Love and Other Consolation Prizes
The Vanishing Half
How to Find Your Way Home
People We Meet on Vacation
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Wave
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took


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