February 21, 2018

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The Creation of Mary’s Monster | A Conversation with Lita Judge

A multimedia exploration of the extraordinary new novel by Lita Judge.

Sparking the Conversation Through Graphic Novels

New and forthcoming graphic novels address contemporary social issues.

Nonfiction Titles That Do Double Duty | SLJ Spotlight

Two nonfiction titles that offer a wealth of curriculum connections.

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Mary’s Monster by Lita Judge | SLJ Review

Gr 7 Up –Judge details the life of the great Mary Shelley through poetry in this atmospheric and illustrated volume.

July Starred Reviews

Ben Franklin makes a splash, Hervé Tullet mixes it up, and Mo Willems makes new friends in the July stars, offering the best of fiction, nonfiction, and multimedia.

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Pick of the Day: Flight School

Judge successfully balances the humor in the storytelling, the drawings, and the situations in this delightful and charming book.

Pick of the Day: How Big Were Dinosaurs?

Lita Judge poses 12 prehistoric creatures with modern people or animals in compelling support of the observation that dinos came in a great range of sizes.