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Saturday, January 2, 2010

Little Willow's Book Bag

This Week's Picks

For Teens
The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg

For Your Younger Siblings
The Curse of Cuddles McGee by Emily Ecton
The Chaos King by Laura Ruby
The Kind of Friends We Used to Be by Frances O'Dowell
Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland by Martin Powell (graphic novel)

This Month's Spotlighted Title
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

2 comments:

Melissa Walker said...

I am closely monitoring your younger siblings picks as I read more middle grade! Thanks, LW!

Little Willow said...

Melissa: Thanks! In that case, let me tell you that three of those listed books are sequels. Here are the first volumes:

Boots and Pieces by Emily Ecton
(and the third is titled Night of the Living Lawn Ornaments)
The Wall and the Wing by Laura Ruby
The Secret Language of Girls by Frances O'Dowell