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July 16, 2012

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published July 16, 2012. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in July 2012.

Book Review

Prairie Journey

by Sara Budzik

A girl journeys into the unknown American West with her family, facing danger and loneliness with the bravery of a pioneer. Friendship, bravery, and hard truths about love and loss are central themes in this story about twelve-year-old... Read More

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by Beth VanHouten

Hamsters like to escape their cages and discover the world around them—a bit like children growing up. In "Hammy", both children and hamsters are welcomed back with open arms, or to the family cat’s open mouth, in this case. Hammy... Read More

Book Review

The Deadly Mark

by Jeannine Chartier Hanscom

Princess Kathleen has a destiny to fulfill. As heiress to the throne, she must marry well and prepare to rule her kingdom. Her reluctance to embrace neither an arranged marriage nor the kingdom sets her at odds with the power-hungry men... Read More

Book Review

Mark Twain and the Colonel

by Karl Helicher

No two men captured the zeitgeist of Gilded Age America more than Mark Twain, the cultural icon, and Theodore Roosevelt, the political one, claims the author in this dual biography and narrative history of 1890-1910. Although this was... Read More