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Meet Mister Max

Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things by Cynthia Voigt. Illustrated by Jacopo Bruno. New York: Alfred Knopf, 2013. Max Starling comes from a theatrical family. His parents are actors with a definite flair for the dramatic. When they sail … Continue reading

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Young Fredle by Cynthia Voigt

Young Fredle by Cynthia Voigt; illustrated by Louise Yates. Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. Young Fredle grows up repeatedly hearing the rules about how mice behave. Sometimes it seems like life between the walls of the kitchen is nothing but rules. … Continue reading

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Best of the Best Challenge: Week 3 Update

I made better progress this week than I expected. I read three more books and finished listening to a fourth.┬áThis was my first audio book, chosen from the Odyssey Award list. Two of the three books came from new categories, … Continue reading

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