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Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell, illustrated by Shandra Strickland

I would like to think that I don’t have to explain Loving vs. Virginia and that the case is common knowledge. The book is the story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse. Mr. and … Continue reading

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Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, Book 2) by Leigh Bardugo

Why yes, yes I did go to NYC for the book launch of Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo. Why no, no I did not run home and read it. Why? Because I knew my life would be over once I … Continue reading

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These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker and Kelly Zekas

England, 1882. Evelyn is bored with society and its expectations. So when her sister, Rose, is kidnapped, she ignores her parents and travels to London to find her. Two dashing men try to help her. She uncovers a much larger … Continue reading

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