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Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora ★★★★☆

Save the restaurant. Save the town. Get the girl. Make Abuela proud. Can thirteen-year-old Arturo Zamora do it all or is he in for a BIG, EPIC FAIL?

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Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora ★★★★☆

Save the restaurant. Save the town. Get the girl. Make Abuela proud. Can thirteen-year-old Arturo Zamora do it all or is he in for a BIG, EPIC FAIL?

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Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora ★★★★☆

Definitely one of my favorite pieces featuring a second language since Zoraida Cordova's Labyrinth Lost. Save the restaurant. Save the town. Get the girl. Make Abuela proud. Can thirteen-year-old Arturo Zamora do it all or is he in for a BIG, EPIC FAIL? For Arturo, summetime in Miami means playing basketball until dark, sipping mango smoothies,… Continue reading Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora ★★★★☆

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Dividing Eden ★★★★☆

Twins Carys and Andreus were never destined to rule Eden. With their older brother next in line to inherit the throne, the future of the kingdom was secure. But appearances—and rivals—can be deceiving. When Eden’s king and crown prince are killed by assassins, Eden desperately needs a monarch, but the line of succession is no… Continue reading Dividing Eden ★★★★☆

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The Gracekeepers ★★★★☆

I just finished reading Kirsty Logan's The Gracekeepers, and I thoroughly enjoyed myself. A beautiful fantasy setting surrounding a system of once joined islands and archipelagos. The world presented to us is one divided by those inhabiting the mainland, landlockers, and those who float on the sea, damplings.  The vast loneliness of the sea creeps into everyone's lives… Continue reading The Gracekeepers ★★★★☆

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Silverwood ★★★★☆

Betsy Streeter's Silverwood comes out tomorrow (March 11th, 2015) and believe me, you're going to want it on your shelf! At age 14, Helen Silverwood, and her 9 year old brother Henry, are tired of the constant and inexplicable moving. Helen doesn't understand her recurring dreams about the Tromindox, which, as Henry will explain, are "time traveling predators… Continue reading Silverwood ★★★★☆