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July 19, 2024

The Secret Language of Birds by Lynne Kelly

A neurodivergent tween finds friends and makes an amazing discovery at summer camp. The Secret Language of Birds, Lynne Kelly, Delacorte Press, 2024. 240 Pages…

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July 15, 2024

Evan Miller Is Waking Down by Jerel Law

Evan Miller Is Waking Down is an interesting addition to the dystopian fiction landscape that is thought-provoking and clean.

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July 11, 2024

And Then, Boom! by Lisa Fipps

And Then, Boom! features a winsome protagonist who suddenly finds himself abandoned.

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July 11, 2024

*Mercy Watson is Missing! by Kate DiCamillo

What could possibly entice Mercy Watson to wander away from home? And who will help Mr. and Mrs. Watson recover their beloved porcine pet? Mercy…

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July 10, 2024

With Just One Wing by Brenda Woods

An adopted boy comes to identify with an orphaned mockingbird With Just One Wing.

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July 8, 2024

*Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton

A modern classic, Cry, the Beloved Country movingly illustrates how faith and culture intersect in Apartheid-era South Africa.

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July 2, 2024

Born Naughty by Jin Wang

Born Naughty introduces us to Jin Wang, a lively little girl growing up in Inner Mongolia.

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July 1, 2024

*Indescribable Atlas Adventures by Louie Giglio

Indescribable Atlas Adventures is a large format picture book full of interesting details about the world God made, including people, places, and animals.

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June 28, 2024

Who Are You? by Christina Fox

Who Are You? explores the roots of identity in a way accessible to preschoolers.

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