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Lost Coast Literary by Ellie Alexander #BookReview #BlogTour @ellielovesbooks @digitalreadspr

Lost Coast Literary by Ellie Alexander

Published March 29th 2022 by Sweet Lemon Press LLC

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Saturday Morning For Kids (Picture Books Not Just For Children) #BookReview

Today’s Saturday Morning for Kids is a bit different. I am highlighting picture books that are not necessarily for children, at least not young ones. These are based on true events and I am sure people of all ages will enjoy them and possibly will learn something from one or more of them. Each of these books were originally provided through Netgalley at my request, but they are now published and I was able to get them from my library to read with one or more of my grandchildren.

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Throwback Thursday (July 9, 2020)


Throwback Thursday meme is hosted by Renee@It’s Book Talk and is a way to share some of your old favorites as well as sharing books that you’re FINALLY getting around to reading that were published over a year ago. You know, the ones waiting patiently on your TBR list while you continue to pile more titles on top of them! These older books are usually much easier than new releases to get a hold of at libraries and elsewhere. If you have your own Throwback Thursday recommendation feel free to jump on board and connect back to Renee’s blog. Continue reading “Throwback Thursday (July 9, 2020)”

If My Moon Was Your Sun: with CD Audiobook and Music

If My Moon Was Your Sun: with CD Audiobook and Musicby Andreas SteinhofelNele Palmtag (Illustrations)

Hardcover, 80 pages
Expected publication: November 1st 2017 by Plough Publishing House
5 Stars

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Finding Shelter: Portraits of Love, Healing, and Survival

Finding Shelter by Jesse Freidinby Jesse Freidin

Expected publication: April 1st 2017 by Lyons Press

5 Stars

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The Queen of the Frogs

The Queen of the Frogsby Davide Cali, Marco Somà (Illustrations)

Expected publication: March 20th 2017 by Eerdmans Books for Young Readers (first published 2012)

5 Stars

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Mary Has A Baby

Mary Has a Babyby Mieke van Hooft, Lonneke Leever (Illustrations)

Published September 13th 2016 by Clavis

4.5 Stars

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Miss You Like Crazy

Miss You Like Crazyby Pamela Hall, Jennifer A. Bell (Illustrations)

Published April 15th 2014 by Tanglewood

5 Stars

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Very Christmas

27235566by Simone Mets, Jana Pivkova (Illustrator)

Published October 19th 2015 by Simone Mets

3.5 Stars

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