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April 4, 2017

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published April 4, 2017. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in April 2017.

Book Review

Amani the Boda-Boda Rider

by Kristine Morris

Amani the Boda-Boda Rider is a charming book with powerful messages for both children and adults. Paul Sutherland’s illustrated children’s book, "Amani the Boda-Boda Rider", is the lively story of a young Ugandan Muslim girl whose... Read More

Book Review

Color Blocked

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Oops! The color factory has malfunctioned, and turtle needs help as he rushes about attempting to put a riotous rainbow explosion back to rights, in Ashley Sorenson’s visually delectable "Color Blocked". Clean black and white lines of... Read More

Book Review

The Truth About Goodbye

by Sarah Stewart

Ricard’s is a satisfying and familiar love story for anyone who has dealt with incredible loss. Russell Ricard’s The Truth about Goodbye is a poignant portrait of the nonlinear path of grief and recovery that the loss of a loved one... Read More

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The Belle of Two Arbors

by Aimee Jodoin

Locals can take pride in Dimond’s depictions of Michigan’s natural beauty. Alternating between Glen Arbor and Ann Arbor in the early to mid-1900s, Paul Dimond’s atmospheric fictional biography relates the life of a poet, Belle... Read More

Book Review

Daddy's Girl

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Girly girls and pretty princesses can still spend quality time with Dad, especially if he’s willing to wear a crown and attend a tea party. In Daddy’s Girl, by Helen Foster James, one excited little sweetheart flits about as she... Read More

Book Review

What to Do About the Solomons

by Ilyssa Wesche

What To Do About the Solomons is an absorbing debut novel that is resonant with familial dramas, grudges, and love. This literary debut introduces the Solomons in a sprawling, complex family drama that is awash with secrets and and... Read More

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