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Just Clowning Around Book Poster Image
age 2+
Short, simple, and playful stories.
By Steven MacDonald
(2000)
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The Foot Book Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Dr. Seuss takes a fun walk through land of opposites.
By Dr. Seuss
(1968)
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There's a Wocket in My Pocket Book Poster Image
age 2+
This is a terrific read-aloud or primer.
By Dr. Seuss
(1974)
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Beauty Queens Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Sharp satire mixes girl-power themes with violence, sex.
By Libba Bray
(2011)
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The Walled City Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Gritty thriller shows cost of drug trade, human trafficking.
By Ryan Graudin
(2014)
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The White Darkness Book Poster Image
age 15+
Dark Antarctic survival story. Overlong but fascinating.
By Geraldine McCaughrean
(2007)
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Batman: Earth One Book Poster Image
age 15+
Gritty, hyper-violent graphic novel about Batman's origin.
By Geoff Johns
(2012)
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The Living Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Sympathetic characters anchor over-the-top disaster drama.
By Matt de la Peña
(2013)
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