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Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness Published by Candlewick in August 2013. Wow, I just finished reading this book and I’m so disappointed in myself for not having read it sooner. What an amazing, heartbreaking, beautiful book. From the very first line, I was hooked. Reminiscent of Guillermo del Toro’s 2006 film Pan’s Labyrinth, this story… Continue reading Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

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Book Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier Published by Graphix (Scholastic) on September 13, 2016. Raina Telgemeier’s middle-grade graphic novel Ghosts tells the story of Catrina and Maya, two sisters who have just moved to a coastal town in Northern California. Younger sister Maya has cystic fibrosis, and the coastal air is supposed to help her struggling lungs. She’s young and… Continue reading Book Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier