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The Glass Sentence, by S.E. Grove

The Glass Sentence, by S. E. Grove

Classic middle grade fantasy.  I devoured this book. If you like Phillip Pullman, you will love The Glass Sentence.







Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too, by Anna Dewdney

Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too, by Anna Dewdney

From Anna Dewdney, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Llama Llama books comes Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too.  This is the perfect book for Father’s Day (or anytime of year). My daughter wants to read this book every night!





Everything Leads to You, by Nina Lacour

Everything Leads to You, by Nina LaCour

I love everything by Nina LaCour and Everything Leads to You is no exception.  Heartfelt and touching.  Nina is the real deal.







Space Rocks!, By Tom O'Donnell

Space Rocks, by Tom O’Donnell

A terrifically funny middle grade novel.  The first in a series, this book is perfect for reluctant readers.







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