Connie Boomer Tag

The War that Saved My Life By: Kimberly Brubaker Bradley "Don't you be talkin' to nobody!"Mam said. "Jamie's out there" I mumbled. "And why shouldn't her be?" Mam said.  "He ain't a cripple.  Not like you." So begins the story of Ada Smith, a young girl that lives in London...

I Funny: School of Laughs By: James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein School of Laughs is the fifth book in the I Funny series by James Patterson.  While this series is very popular with kids, I was not thrilled with the book.  Maybe that's because it is the fifth book...

The Best Man By: Richard Peck Disclaimer:  Richard Peck is one of my favorite children's authors.  I was introduced to Richard Peck when I happened to pick up a copy of "A Long Way from Chicago".  I fell in love with his writing style and characterizations right away.  That happy coincidence has led...

The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier By: Jonathan Auxier If you are looking for a book to read during the Halloween season, this book has it all!  Two Irish orphans, Kip and Molly, arrive in 
England searching for work.  They take a position in a crumbling manor house...

The Rookie Bookie By: Jon Wertheim & Tobias Moskowitz The Rookie Bookie was written by two men who are Indiana natives and childhood friends. Added to that, the setting of the book is in Indiana. What more could you ask for in a Young Hoosier Book Award nominee! You...

The Heartbreak Messenger By: Alexander Vance This book is a Young Hoosier Book Award nominee for the current school year. The story begins with Quentin, our hero, stumbling into a unique money-making business - delivering breakup messages. For a small fee he will deliver a message to...

El Deafo By: Cece Bell El Deafo is an autobiographical non-fiction book about the experience of becoming deaf as a young child.  The author contracted meningitis at the age of four, which resulted in her becoming profoundly deaf.  El Deafo describes the author's life after becoming ill through...

The Impossible Knife of Memory By: Laurie Halse Anderson [blockquote text='“For the past five years, Hayley Kincain and her father, Andy, have been on the road, trying to outrun the memories that haunt them both. They moved back to Andy’s hometown to try a “normal” life, but the...

Outfoxed By: Mike Twohy It's a dark night. Fox breaks into the hen house to grab a chicken for dinner. After a harrowing escape from the guard dogs Fox returns to his den, and pulls the chicken out of his pocket. Imagine his surprise when he finds that...

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