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Grab bag of books

These last few weeks have far and away been the hardest of my school librarian career but one thing has remained steady and that’s the challenge I gave myself once COVID closed the doors to our school building and that was to read at least a book a day. 165 mots de plus

Young Adult

Book Review: The Single Dad’s handbook by Lynsey James

Genre: Fiction

Rating: 5/5

Plot:

Welcome to The Single Dad’s Handbook, your comprehensive guide to life without me when I pop my clogs!

‘I laughed, I cried, and I swooned a bit too (both over Evan and the beautiful Edinburgh setting). 523 mots de plus

Writing

Playdate- Alex Dahl - @hoz_books @alexdahlauthor @midaspr @sophmidas #BlogTour

About the book

It was meant to be your daughter’s first sleepover.
Now it’s an abduction.

Lucia Blix went home from school for a playdate with her new friend Josie. 601 mots de plus

Fiction

At the woman's hands: Empire Falls

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 2001, Richard Russo’s Empire Falls narrates life in the small town, Empire Falls, which could be any small town. The town itself is witness to the decline of the textile industry in America, however, despite the bleak prospects the town has to offer, it is also the telling of a town which many so easily get trapped in. 651 mots de plus

Everything

Meg Pokrass: The Original Life of Bob

a. Bob was not height challenged, he was a pretty short guy. b. Bob’s mother called him Robert, which made him feel taller. c. Bob was happy around dogs, they were so unaffected. 403 mots de plus

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