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She Walks in Beauty A Woman's Journey Through Poems by Caroline Kennedy (2011)
Reviewed by snow on February 17, 2012 tagged anthology • poetry
Sew Adorkable: 15 DIY Projects to Keep You Out of Trouble -- Quilts, Clothes, & Gear for the Chic Geek by Samarra Khaja (2015)
Reviewed by snow on May 27, 2016 tagged nonfiction
Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal (2010)
Reviewed by snow on March 15, 2013 tagged fantasy • historical fiction
Jane is a talented glamourist. Mr. Dunkirk admires her skills and intelligence, but others threaten her family honor.
We Shall Overcome The Story of a Song by Debbie Levy, Vanessa Brantley-Newton (2013)
Reviewed by snow on April 11, 2014 tagged picture book • poetry
A history in free verse poetry of the Civil Rights song “We Shall Overcome.”
World Rat Day Poems About Real Holidays You've Never Heard Of by J. Patrick Lewis, Anna Raff (2013)
Reviewed by snow on June 14, 2013 tagged nonfiction • picture book • poetry
Pantalones, TX Don't Chicken Out by Yehudi Mercado (2013)
Reviewed by snow on February 7, 2014 tagged graphic novel • humor • western
To become a legend, Chico Bustamante needs to ride the Sheriff’s giant chicken for 9 seconds.
Hysteria by Megan Miranda (2013)
Reviewed by snow on January 25, 2013 tagged coming of age • mystery • paranormal
Mallory can't remember killing her boyfriend in self-defense. Escaping to boarding school, her secret comes out.
Anything and Something by Kaoru Mori (2012)
Reviewed by snow on May 17, 2013 tagged graphic novel • short stories
Short stories (many of which feature maids) from Kaoru Mori, one of Japan's most talented mangaka.
Marco Impossible by Hannah Moskowitz (2013)
Reviewed by snow on May 24, 2013 tagged coming of age
Stephan and Marco’s last middle school mission: sneaking into prom so that Marco can confess his love for Benji.
Mythmaker The Life of J.R.R. Tolkien, creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings by Anne E. Neimark (2012)
Reviewed by snow on January 4, 2013 tagged biography
Days of the Knights (Tales of the Time Dragon #1) by Robert Neubecker (2014)
Reviewed by snow on May 9, 2014 tagged history • picture book • science fiction
Joe and Lilly travel back in time to England in the 1200s to learn about history.
Embracing Love 2-in-1 Volume 1 by Youka Nitta (2013)
Reviewed by snow on January 17, 2014 tagged graphic novel • romance
When two male porn stars audition for the same movie, they unexpectedly fall in love.
Archie’s Pal Kevin Keller by Dan Parent (2012)
Reviewed by snow on February 22, 2013 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Kevin Keller moves to Riverdale, runs for class president, plans prom, and goes on his first date (with a boy).
Lemonade and Other Poems Squeezed from a Single Word by Bob Raczka, Nancy Doniger (2011)
Reviewed by snow on July 5, 2013 tagged picture book • poetry
LEGO Space Building the Future by Peter Reid, Tim Goddard (2013)
Reviewed by snow on March 7, 2014 tagged coffee table book • science fiction
The history of space exploration from Sputnik to intergalactic travel told in LEGOs.
The Egg of Misery (Fangbone: Third-Grade Barbarian Volume 2) by Michael Rex (2012)
Reviewed by snow on June 15, 2012 tagged fantasy • graphic novel
Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen, Faith Erin Hicks (2013)
Reviewed by snow on May 17, 2013 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Charlie has to pick a side when cheerleaders and the robotics club fight over school money.
Rutherford B., Who Was He? Poems about Our Presidents by Marilyn Singer, John Hendrix (2013)
Reviewed by snow on April 25, 2014 tagged biography • picture book • poetry
Illustrated poems about the first forty-three U.S. presidents.
Star Stuff Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos by Stephanie Roth Sisson (2014)
Reviewed by snow on June 12, 2015 tagged biography • picture book
The Downside of Being Up by Alan Lawrence Sitomer (2011)
Reviewed by snow on January 6, 2012 tagged coming of age • humor • romance
Bobby pops boners at the worst times. After scaring his math teacher, he is sent to correctional erectional therapy.
Slam! A Tale of Consequences by Adam Stower (2014)
Reviewed by snow on July 25, 2014 tagged picture book
A boy slams a door, knocking a ball off the roof, and that causes everything around him to fall apart.
When Stravinsky Met Nijinsky Two Artists, Their Ballet, and One Extraordinary Riot by Lauren Stringer (2013)
Reviewed by snow on August 9, 2013 tagged art • nonfiction • poetry
The Bird King an artist's notebook by Shaun Tan (2013)
Reviewed by snow on February 15, 2013 tagged art • coffee table book • graphic novel
A notebook of artist, graphic novelist, and filmmaker Shaun Tan’s sketches and ideas.