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Salome by Beatrice Gormley




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The Further Tale of Peter RabbitThe Further Tale of Peter Rabbit by Emma Thompson

My rating: 1 of 5 stars


Really disappointing. I thought if anyone could channel Beatrix Potter, it would be Emma Thompson--I love her as an actor. But this story seemed wordy and coy, devoid of Potter's magical appeal to children. I was hoping to give this book to my 3-year-old grandson, but no.



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Ghost Road, Betsy Sterman

June 24, 2014

Tags: American history, slavery, Underground Railroad, time travel, adventure

Two eleven-year-old friends, Jason and Chazz, are yanked out of their present-day lives and into the nineteenth century by the pleas of a ghost. The troubled spirit turns out to be a boy their age, Jem, a runaway slave from Tennessee. Jem traveled the Underground Railroad, Jason and Chazz discover, only to meet a (more…)

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