Tag Archives: middle grade

Sheets | Manga Monday #35

Marjorie Glatt feels like a ghost. A practical thirteen year old in charge of the family laundry business, her daily routine features unforgiving customers and more. Thank you Diamond Book Distributors and Lion Forge for providing with an ARC of this graphic novel that was published on 28 Aug 2018!
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Magic Smells Awful | Matthew K. Manning

UNICORNS WERE REAL! Not the beautiful, brightly colored, tra-la-la-ing ones in fairy tales. But stinky, zombie, rainbow-puking ones! Thank you Capstone for providing me with an ARC of this  sticky-icky read! Coming out on 1st August 2018!
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The Dragon Of The Month Club | Iain Reading

On the thirteenth of every month a new dragon conjuring spell is revealed and the two friends attempt to summon the latest Dragon of the Month. The varieties are almost endless: Air Dragons, Paper Dragons, Fog Dragons, Waterfall Dragons and more!
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Stalking Jack the Ripper | Kerri Maniscalco

Against her stern father’s wishes and society’s expectations, Audrey often slips away to her uncle’s laboratory to study the gruesome practice of forensic medicine. Until one day a fresh corpse arrives only to signal the beginning of the reign of the infamous Jack The Ripper.
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The Un-Friendship Bracelet | Martha Maker

Emily Adams, Maddie Wilson, Bella Diaz, and Sam Sharma are eight-year-olds with one special thing in common: they love to create. They each have unique talents, too! Emily is great at constructing and building; Maddie has an eye for fashion, fabrics, and sewing; Bella is a gadget whiz; and Sam is a gifted artist. The Un-Friendship Bracelet  is an ARC which is expected to be published on 27 March 2018. Thank you Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing / Little Simon for providing me with this cute read!
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Lucy Castor Finds Her Sparkle | Natasha Lowe

Try though she might, ten-year-old Lucy Castor can’t seem to stop the world around her from changing. Lucy Castor Finds Her Sparkle  is an ARC which is expected to be published on 20 Feb 2018. Thank you Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books for providing me with this quirky read!
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The Art of the Swap | Kristine Asselin

Two girls trade places in time to solve a legendary art heist across two centuries!  The Art of the Swap is an ARC which is expected to be published on  February 13th 2018. Thank you Simon & Schuster/Aladdin for providing me with this exciting read!
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Shadow Weaver | MarcyKate Connolly

The shadows that surround us aren’t always as they seem. Emmeline has grown up with a gift. Since the time she was a baby she has been able to control shadows. And her only friend and companion is her own shadow, Dar. Shadow Weaver is an ARC which is expected to be published on January 1, 2018. Thank you Sourcebooks Jabberwocky for providing me with this amazing and exciting treasure! Continue reading Shadow Weaver | MarcyKate Connolly