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Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate

Jackson and his family have fallen on hard times. There’s no more money for rent. And not much for food, either. His parents, his little sister, and their dog may have to live in their minivan. Again. Crenshaw is a cat. He’s large, he’s outspoken, and he’s imaginary. He has come back into Jackson’s life to help him. But is an imaginary friend enough to save this family from losing everything? Beloved author Katherine Applegate proves in unexpected ways that…

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Upside-Down Magic by Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins

It’s never easy when your magic goes wonky. For Nory, this means that instead of being able to turn into a dragon or a kitten, she turns into both of them at the same time – a dritten. For Elliott, the simple act of conjuring fire from his fingertips turns in a fully frozen failure. For Andres, wonky magic means he’s always floating in the air, bouncing off the walls, or floating on the ceiling. For Bax, a bad moment…

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Drama by Raina Telgemeier, reviewed by Ian Hidalgo

Drama is a great book if you are into graphic novels. The main character Callie is stage crew with her good friend Liz for the school play of Moon Over Mississippi. When she was pinning the flyer for Moon Over Mississippi on the flyer board two brothers named Justin and Jesse came over to look at the flyer. With Callie, Justin and Jesse becoming friends now and Justin in the play, Jesse joins stage crew. A long time later….It’s the…

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