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Saturday, June 27, 2009

Little Willow's Book Bag

This Week's Picks
No Such Thing as the Real World, an anthology of 6 short stories by 6 different authors: An Na, M.T. Anderson, K.L. Going, Beth Kephart, Chris Lynch, and Jacqueline Woodson. My favorite in the batch was The Longest Distance by Beth Kephart!
Love & Lies: Marisol's Story by Ellen Wittlinger - Sequel to Hard Love

For Your Younger Sister
My Sister's Hair by Jane Cabrera

This Month's Spotlighted Title
Sweethearts by Sara Zarr


Beth Kephart said...

Hey, shucks.

Thank you.

Claire said...

I loved getting to see a book from Marisol's POV! Such a great read.

Little Willow said...

You are welcome, Beth!

Claire! How's _your_ (Every) Summer so far? :)

Melissa Walker said...

Ooh, great authors in that anthology! Must get.

Claire said...

@LW - Good and good! *grins*