Book Review: The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis

The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis Groundwood Books, 2000 Hardcover, 166 pages Synopsis: Afghanistan, a country that lies south of Russia between Iran and Pakistan, has been fought over for centuries. Today the country is in the hands of the Taliban, whose extreme religious views include forbidding women to appear in public without being covered from head … Continue reading Book Review: The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis

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Book Review: Harriet Gets Carried Away by Jessie Sima

Harriet Gets Carried Away by Jessie Sima Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2018 Hardcover Synopsis: Harriet loves costumes. She wears them to the dentist, to the supermarket, and most certainly to dress-up parties. But when Harriet wears her penguin costume to the store to find the perfect party hats, she gets a little... carried … Continue reading Book Review: Harriet Gets Carried Away by Jessie Sima

Book Series Review: Wires and Nerve by Marissa Meyer

Wires and Nerve and Wire and Nerve: Vol. 2 Gone Rogue by Marissa Meyer and illustrated by Doug Holgate (Volume 1) and Stephen Gilpin (Volume 2) Feiwel and Friends, 2017-2018 Hardcover Synopsis: In her first graphic novel, Marissa Meyer extends the world of the Lunar Chronicles with a brand-new action-packed story about Iko, the android with a … Continue reading Book Series Review: Wires and Nerve by Marissa Meyer