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Book/Multimedia Review Stars List: November 2012

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Colorful Dreamer (PARKER) ©2010 by Holly Berry

Preschool to Grade 4

BERK , Ari. Nightsong. illus. by Loren Long. S & S. p. 70.

COLE , Henry. Unspoken: A Story from the Underground Railroad. illus. by author. Scholastic. Nov. 2012. p. 70.

DALY , Niki. The Herd Boy. illus. by author. Eerdmans. p. 71.

GORDON , Domenica More. Archie. illus. by author. Bloomsbury. Nov. 2012. p. 76.

KING , Martin Luther, Jr. I Have a Dream . illus. by Kadir Nelson. Random/Schwartz & Wade. p. 90.

LEWIS , J. Patrick, ed. National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry! National Geographic. p. 90.

MCKAY , Hilary. Lulu and the Duck in the Park. Bk. 1. illus. by Priscilla Lamont. Albert Whitman. p. 80.

PARKER , Marjorie Blain. Colorful Dreamer. illus. by Holly Berry. Dial. Nov. 2012. p. 92.

RAMOS , Mario. I Am So Handsome . tr. from French by Jean Anderson. illus. by author. Gecko. p. 82.


DEUTSCH , Barry. How Mirka Met a Meteorite . Bk. 2. illus. by author. (Hereville Series). Abrams/Amulet. Nov. 2012. p. 127.

DUPRAU , Jeanne. The City of Ember: The Graphic Novel . adapted by Dallas Middaugh. illus. by Niklas Asker. Random. p. 127.

FFORDE , Jasper. The Last Dragonslayer . Bk. 1. (Chronicles of Kazam Series). Houghton Harcourt. p. 104.

GAGNON , Michelle. Don’t Turn Around. HarperCollins/Harper. p. 104.

KEY , Watt. Fourmile . Farrar. p. 109.

MCCALL , Guadalupe Garcia. Summer of the Mariposas . Lee & Low/Tu. p. 111.

NELSON , S. D., retel. Buffalo Bird Girl . illus. by reteller. Abrams. p. 124.

O’CONNOR , Barbara. On the Road to Mr. Mineo’s. Farrar/Frances Foster. p. 114.

PRATCHETT , Terry. Dodger . HarperCollins/Harper. p. 116.

TELGEMEIER , Raina. Drama. illus. by author. Scholastic Graphix. p. 129.

Adult Books 4 Teens Blog

POWERS , Kevin. The Yellow Birds . Little, Brown. (Sept. 10 post)

DOIG , Ivan. The Bartender’s Tale. Riverhead. (Sept. 17 post)

MCCARTHY , Morgan. The Other Half of Me. Free Pr. (Sept. 24 post)



Americans on D-Day. p. 53.

Gum in My Hair. Twisted Scholar. p. 51.

Otto Frank, Father of Anne. MVD Entertainment. p. 54.

R. L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour. Shout!Factory. p. 52.


Carter’s Unfocused, One-Track Mind. Brilliance Audio. p. 55.

Flesh and Blood So Cheap. Listening Library. p. 65.

Sun Hll Market. AV Cafe. p. 64.

Welcome to the Village. NewSound Music. p. 64.

World of Wonder. p. 65.