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Why in 5: How to Tell Toledo… by Lydia Netzer

How To Tell Toledo By the Night Sky by Lydia Netzer ( web | twitter ) Publication Date: 7/1/2014 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Pages: 339 Target audience: Adult Keywords: fate, family, mothers/children, LGBT, science Format read: Borrowed from the library. (Yay!) Summary: Two mothers plan the births of their children, in hopes they grow up […]

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Wildlife by Fiona Wood | Estelle Reviews

Wildlife by Fiona Wood ( web | tweet ) Publication Date: September 16, 2014 Publisher: Poppy/Little, Brown for Kids Pages: 400 Target audience: Young adult Keywords: Australia, friendship, sex, relationships, nature, grief Format read: Borrowed from the library. Summary: Sib and Lou are two students living in the wilderness for the semester while dealing with […]

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Attention, Attention! Amy Spalding & INK

One of my RBR goals before the end of the year was to get another ATTENTION, ATTENTION post in. I’m so glad I made this a priority because it gave me a chance to 1) read one of the books that Magan really enjoyed last year 2) talk to Amy Spalding, who is one of my absolute […]

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Steal the North by Heather B. Bergstrom | Estelle Reviews

Steal the North by Heather B. Bergstorm ( facebook ) Publication Date: April 10, 2014 Publisher: Viking Pages: 336 Target audience: Adult Keywords: family secrets, faith, nature, young love Format read: Borrowed from library after glowing rec from Leah at The Pretty Good Gatsby. Summary: Sixteen year old Emmy is shipped off to spend the […]

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Althea & Oliver by Cristina Moracho | Estelle Reviews

Althea & Oliver by Cristina Moracho ( web | tweet ) Publication Date: October 6, 2014 Publisher: Viking Juvenile Pages: 384 Target audience: Young adult Keywords: friendship, 90s, New York City, romance, sickness Format read: ARC borrowed from Gaby at Book Broads. (Thanks!) Summary: Althea and Oliver have been best friends since they were kids. […]

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