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Nooks & Crannies

By Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Fun haunted-house romp has great heroine, sweet values.

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age 10+

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NOOKS & CRANNIES is a fun, appealing re-imagining of the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory theme, with a plucky, appealing heroine, relatable kid characters, and quite a few plot twists. Kids with abandonment issues might want to skip this one, as Tabitha's parents in particular are awful people determined to ditch her, and she's trying to make the best of her fate. But author Jessica Lawson's lively style keeps the pages turning, and Natalie Andrewson's illustrations add atmosphere and bring the characters to life. Also, Tabitha's a gem.

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