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Braced
Gerber, Alyson
ISBN: 9780545902144
Grades: Grades 7 to 9

Having personal experiences with this issue, debut author Alyson Gerber offers an authentic portrayal of teen Rachel Brooks, who faces…...

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Howard, A.G.
ISBN: 9781419719097
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Author of the renowned “Splintered” series, A.G. Howard, gives an imaginative update to Gaston Leroux’s gothic tale of “The Phantom of…...

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Almost Autumn
Kaurin, Marianne
ISBN: 9780545889650
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Originally published in Norway in 2012, debut author Marianne Kaurin has teamed with Rosie Hedger to translate this internationally acclaimed…...

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Key, Watt
ISBN: 9780374304829
Grades: Grades 7 to 9

Author Watt Key continues to enthrall young adult readers with his fifth novel, an adventure story set on the isolated…...

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Grade K – 3 Book Reviews

The cities Book
The Cities Book: A journey through 86 of the world’s greatest cities

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Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

If you are looking for a well-organized information book that can be used as a resource to develop and hone…...

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A Squiggle Story
Larsen, Andrew
ISBN: 9781771380164
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Kindergarten

Canadian author Andrew Larsen has created a positive story about a little boy who desperately wants to be able to…...

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Ooko
Ooko

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Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Kindergarten

Winner of the 2016 Governor General’s Literary Awards finalist, this brilliantly illustrated book tells the story of friendship. Ooko is…...

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Case of the Maker Mischief (The)
O'Donnell, Liam
ISBN: 9781771470704
Grades: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

“The Case of the Maker Mischief” is the second novel in Toronto author, Liam O’Donnell’s, West Meadows Detectives series for…

Grade 4 – 6 Book Reviews

The cities Book
The Cities Book: A journey through 86 of the world’s greatest cities

ISBN:
Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

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Case of the Maker Mischief (The)
O'Donnell, Liam
ISBN: 9781771470704
Grades: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

“The Case of the Maker Mischief” is the second novel in Toronto author, Liam O’Donnell’s, West Meadows Detectives series for…

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Secret Horses of Briar Hill (The)
Shepherd, Megan
ISBN: 9781101939758
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

The Secret Horses of Briar Hill is a middle school novel with an interesting combination of historical fiction with a…

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Coville, Bruce
ISBN: 9780385392556
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Bruce Coville is the author of over one hundred books, in many genre – science fiction, realistic fiction and fantasy,…

Grade 7 – 9 Book Reviews

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Secret Horses of Briar Hill (The)
Shepherd, Megan
ISBN: 9781101939758
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

The Secret Horses of Briar Hill is a middle school novel with an interesting combination of historical fiction with a…

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Hatched
Coville, Bruce
ISBN: 9780385392556
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Bruce Coville is the author of over one hundred books, in many genre – science fiction, realistic fiction and fantasy,…

Keith Haring: The Boy who Just Kept Drawing
Haring, Kay A.
ISBN: 9789780525428190
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, K-6, Teacher Resource

Written by Kay Haring, Keith’s sister, this book is a great introduction to kids about the artist, starting with his…...

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The Warden’s Daughter
Spinelli, Jerry
ISBN: 9780375831997
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Newbery Medalist and master-storyteller Jerry Spinelli returns to Pennsylvania and the home of “Maniac Magee” to create a compelling coming…...

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Grade 10 – 12 Book Reviews

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This is where it ends
Nijkamp, Marieke
ISBN: 9781492622468
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

10:01 – Some students are in the auditorium for an assembly. Some students are at track practice. Some students are…...

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Haters
Haters, The
Andrews, Jesse
ISBN: 9781419720789
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Wes and Corey are haters, even the things that they love they will find a way to hate.  At jazz…...

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Kill the Boy Band
Kill The Boy Band
Moldavsky's, Goldy
ISBN: 9780545867474
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Obsessed with the boy band The Ruperts four fangirls decided to rent a room in the hotel that the boys…...

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World War Two: Against the Rising Sun
Quinn, Jason
ISBN: 9789381182055
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Relive World War Two, as it happened in the  East, through the eyes of the servicemen and civilians on both…...

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