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Author of the Month

Alice Hoffman

Deborah Feingold ALICE HOFFMAN is the author of more than thirty bestselling works of fiction, including Practical Magic, which was made into a major motion icture starring Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman; Here on Earth, an Oprah Book Club selection; the highly praised historical novel The Dovekeepers; and, most recently, The Museum of Extraordinary...

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Reviews and Awards

Two Stars for The Penderwicks in Spring by Jeanne Birdsall

  ★ “Welcome back Penderwicks! And also welcome back all those in the Penderwicks’ circle, including honorary brother, Jeffrey (messing with the family dynamics by having fallen for Skye); Nick, on leave from fighting overseas and as idolized by the kids as ever; assorted friends and neighbors; a couple of dogs; and a new music teacher. It’s the latter who makes a surprising impact on 10-year-old Batty’s life, telling her that she has a rare and beautiful voice. And it is with utter shock that Batty realizes she does indeed. …

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A Word from Pat Scales

Pat Scales

A monthly column from retired school librarian, children’s literature expert, and First Amendment advocate Pat Scales.

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