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book review: Book of Wonders

January 26, 2015


title: The Book of Wonders author: Jasmine Richards date: Harper Collins; 2012 main character: Scheherazade; “Zardi” “Zee” Zardi is a 13 year old girl who lives in Taraket, a large city in the mythical kingdom of Arribitha. The land is ruled by Sultan Shahryar, a tyrant who has banned all magic. Young girls in the kingdom […]

Saturday Trailers: MG and younger YA

September 7, 2013

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What better day for book trailers than a Saturday? Books for middle graders and younger YA readers can be so enjoyable! The fun and adventure of life is still there, too soon to be replaced by the grit, horror and pain of aliens, vampires, classmates and just plain life. MG books often handle life’s complexities […]