Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Mass of Mini-Reviews 6

Lisa and Lottie My 2-year-old picked out this book in her random attempt to bring home every book in the public library. I would never have considered grabbing it if it hadn’t been in her “Bring Home!” pile. But it … Continue reading

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After the Bomb

In Gloria D. Miklowitz’s After the Bomb, an accidental nuclear blast occurs over downtown Los Angeles. This book centres around Phillip, his family and their struggle. Although it very much had a 70s feel, it was a quick read and … Continue reading

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A Mass of Mini-Reviews 5

Candyfloss Flora Barnes (aka Flossie) lives with her mom, her mom’s husband and their son. She loves her mom, but she also loves her Dad. Her Dad, Charlie, loves her more than anyone or anything in the world. When Flossie’s … Continue reading

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