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  2. Books Published October 1, 2013

October 1, 2013

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published October 1, 2013. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in October 2013.

Book Review

Berta and Elmer Hader

by Rachel Jagareski

This well-researched biography is as visually delightful as one of the Haders’ books. Children’s book lovers and collectors have a wonderful new present, as brightly and invitingly packaged as any childhood birthday gift, with the... Read More

Book Review

Good Pope, Bad Pope

by Barbara Bamberger Scott

A blend of quiet humor and an understanding of human infallibility illuminates the qualities of numerous popes’ reigns. Examining the lives of some of the lesser known and less admired popes, Mike Aquilina demonstrates that even a bad... Read More

Book Review

Empty Hands, Open Arms

by Elizabeth Millard

Journalism, memoir, and adventure meld together to add clarity and ethos to the story of a Congolese community’s efforts to conserving the bonobo ape. Insightful, important, and at times heartbreaking, this gripping story of one... Read More

Book Review

Six Women of Salem

by Kandy Alameda

Roach’s work will shed new light on the Salem witch trials by showing how the accusers may have truly believed they were bewitched. In her well-researched Six Women of Salem: The Untold Story of the Accused and Their Accusers in the... Read More

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