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New books we love: August 2019

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Here are the books we reviewed and loved this month. Happy reading!

  • Bikes for Sale

    Author: Carter Higgins Illustrator: Zachariah OHora

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  • Bikes for Sale

    Author: Carter Higgins Illustrator: Zachariah OHora

    This quirky tale, with distinctive, vibrant illustrations, is delightful. Amusing and uplifting, it explores the joy of friendship…

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  • Boy Oh Boy

    Author: Cliff Leek Illustrator: Bene Rohlmann

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  • Boy Oh Boy

    Author: Cliff Leek Illustrator: Bene Rohlmann

    Boy Oh Boy is an entertaining way to meet 30 positive male role models from throughout history. It will inspire all …

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  • Cherry Moon

    Author: Zaro Weil Illustrator: Junli Song

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  • Cherry Moon

    Author: Zaro Weil Illustrator: Junli Song

    This big, beautiful book is full of short, simple poems that are joyous nods to nature in all its awe and wonder. Any poetry …

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  • I, Cosmo

    Author: Carlie Sorosiak

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  • I, Cosmo

    Author: Carlie Sorosiak

    Cosmo is a dog with a passion for dance. When his family no longer have enough love to stay together, can he save them? This …

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  • Iced Out

    Author: C K Smouha Illustrator: Isabella Bunnell

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  • Iced Out

    Author: C K Smouha Illustrator: Isabella Bunnell

    Wilfred the Narwhal and Neville the Walrus are the odd ones out at Miss Blubber's School for Arctic Mammals... but will things cha…

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  • Milton the Mighty

    Author: Emma Read Illustrator: Alex G Griffiths

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  • Milton the Mighty

    Author: Emma Read Illustrator: Alex G Griffiths

    When an exterminator starts spreading false rumours of deadly spiders on the loose, Milton and his arachnid friends fear for their…

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  • No Probllama!

    Author: Rosie Greening Illustrator: Kali Stileman

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  • No Probllama!

    Author: Rosie Greening Illustrator: Kali Stileman

    Llamas may look a little goofy, but in this touch-and-feel book, they are fearless adventurers! This modern, quirky storybook…

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  • Rugby Academy

    Author: Tom Palmer Illustrator: David Shephard

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  • Rugby Academy

    Author: Tom Palmer Illustrator: David Shephard

    A high-stakes rugby drama, with memorable characters on and off the pitch, presented in a super-readable collection of three linke…

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  • She Wolf

    Author: Dan Smith

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  • She Wolf

    Author: Dan Smith

    An intense and original coming-of-age adventure/thriller set in the Dark Ages, featuring murder, revenge, wolves, Vikings and Nors…

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  • Some Days

    Author: Karen Kaufman Orloff Illustrator: Ziyue Chen

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  • Some Days

    Author: Karen Kaufman Orloff Illustrator: Ziyue Chen

    From the 'waiting at the store days’ to the ‘going for dessert days’, all the emotions are covered in this sing-song rhyming poem …

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  • Spylark

    Author: Danny Rurlander

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  • Spylark

    Author: Danny Rurlander

    In Spylark, Rurlander has created a gripping adventure, with all the right ingredients. Local bullies, sinister villains, hig…

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