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To Night Owl From Dogfish

By Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Sweet, funny tween tale of friendship and family.

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Veteran authors Holly Goldberg Sloan and Meg Wolitzer have teamed up to create a sweet, funny, and touching story of tween friendship and the ties that bind. To Night Owl From Dogfish is told exclusively through email exchanges and letters, unfolding the story from interesting points of view. The light, breezy format also adds a lot of appeal for reluctant readers.

Tweens will easily relate to the authentic, distinct voices of Avery and Bett as they explore what family and friendship mean through their dads' romance, and reunite with long-lost and distant loved ones. The plot is well constructed to keep the pages turning. Be sure to have a tissue handy for Avery and Bett's wedding toast.

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