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posted on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Review of Once They Were Hats: In Search of the Mighty Beaver by Frances Backhouse

By the end of the first chapter of Once They Were Hats, two things were clear. First, that Frances Backhouse is a writer in her prime, able to parse complex bits of data for the reader while also telling a good story. Second, that while beavers were...
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posted on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Review of The Hunter and the Wild Girl by Pauline Holdstock

This captivating novel, Holdstock’s sixth, tells the story of a grieving hunter who’s become a recluse—a taxidermist creating intricate works of art in the remote Languedoc region of France—and that of a feral girl on the run, and what happens when...
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posted on Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Review of Double Dutch by Laura Trunkey

When I was a kids, the circus came to town. I went, loved the Fun House Mirrors , where I appeared upside down or oddly twised in ways that made me seem like someone else. I never knew what was coming next. When I began to read Double Dutch, I had...
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posted on Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Review of In the Swish by Dawn Green

If you’re looking for a fast-paced, action-filled read, then In the Swish, by Dawn Green is the book for you. From the first chapter right to the nail-biting ending, this book is as tense as the basketball season it represents. Bennett Ryan is the...
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posted on Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Review of The Summer We Saved the Bees by Robin Stevenson

Full disclosure: I loved The Summer We Saved the Bees by Robin Stevenson. From the moment I was introduced to 12-year-old Wolf, his 5-year-old twin sisters Saffy and Whisper, his 15-year-old step sister Violet, and their free-spirited mother Jade, I...

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