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Teaser: We Were Liars

Yes, it’s December; and yes, We Were Liars by E. Lockhart (Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House) isn’t available until May 2014. (ARC from publisher). And yes, you are going to want this one. Why? Without being all spoilery? This is the story of Cady. Cady, nearly eighteen, had a terrible accident two years before. She is still [...]

Teaser: Quintana of Charyn

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Quintana of Charyn by Melina Marchetta (Candlewick Press, 2013) will be published April 2013. My full review will appear then; in the meanwhile, my tease — and tease it is — is I loved Quintana and loved this conclusion to the Lumatere series. You’ll be seeing this as a Favorite Books Read in 2013. Reviewed from [...]

Teaser: The Stone Girl

The Stone Girl by Alyssa B. Sheinmel. Knopf Books for Younger Readers, an imprint of Random House. 2012. Reviewed from eArc from NetGalley. The Stone Girl’s scheduled publication date is this summer, but I just finished reading it and I cannot wait to share some of my love here. Hence, a teaser for the full [...]

Teaser: Why We Broke Up

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Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler, illustrated by Maira Kalman. Little, Brown. 2012. Reviewed from ARC from publisher. I haven’t done a teaser in ages! This is basically me “teasing” you with a book I read, loved, but don’t want to review in full (yet!) because the publication date is months away. Here’s my [...]