Monthly Archives: September 2011

Many Voices, Many Books: Read During Banned Book Week

So, for those of you that read my last post, or know about this in some other way, we are about halfway through Banned Book Week! I hope some of you are participating so we can celebrate our literary independence. … Continue reading

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Alanna: The First Adventure

So, several days ago it hit me that I have never reviewed a Tamora Pierce book. NEVER. I mean, how did I miss that? Today, I am going to fill that gap. When I was I-don’t-know-how-many years old, I picked … Continue reading

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The Case of the Missing Marquess: An Enola Holmes Mystery

Watch out, Sherlock! Little sisters are on the rampage! Enola Holmes, much younger sister of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes, has just turned fourteen, but it’s not your normal type of birthday. Well, unless you call your mother disappearing without … Continue reading

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