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April 30, 2019

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published April 30, 2019. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in April 2019.

Book Review

And Away We Go

by Edith Wairimu

"And Away We Go" is a fun middle grade story of pets on the move. In Ruby Lewis’s lighthearted middle grade adventure "And Away We Go", the focus is on three pets and their unpredictable keeper. Told through the perspective of Mr. Theo... Read More

Book Review

Feminine Rising

by Karen Rigby

Searing nonfiction and poetry pieces are collected in "Feminine Rising", an anthology presented in the wake of #MeToo that looks back through decades, revealing how little, and how much, has changed. Selections gather under seven themes,... Read More

Book Review

Extraordinary Birds

by Aimee Jodoin

In "Extraordinary Birds", a troubled young foster girl who is obsessed with birds and the possibility that she may one day fly comes to terms with her past and learns what it means to find a place to call home. Eleven-year-old December... Read More

Book Review

Venators

by Aimee Jodoin

In Devri Walls’s gritty young adult fantasy Venators: Promises Forged, three teens settle into a magical world and face life-or-death circumstances. Rune, her brother Ryker, and her friend Grey have entered the fae world of Eon through... Read More

Book Review

Night Windows

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

From a bench outside his noisy building, a lonely boy observes each apartment as it is perfectly lit against the dark night sky. This is an illuminating tale about making friends and coming home. Rhyming verses track the boy’s findings... Read More

Book Review

Sweet Nature

by Rachel Jagareski

In "Sweet Nature", Beth Dooley makes a persuasive case for replacing sugar with honey and maple syrup. She argues that natural sweeteners are not only better nutritional choices but add deeper, more complex flavors to recipes and help... Read More

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