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Sheets by Brenna Thummler (Arc Review)

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "Marjorie Glatt feels like a ghost. A practical thirteen year old in charge of the family laundry business, her daily routine features unforgiving customers, unbearable P.E. classes, and the fastidious Mr. Saubertuck who is committed to destroying everything she’s worked for. Wendell is a ghost. A boy who lost his life… Continue reading Sheets by Brenna Thummler (Arc Review)

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Waiting for Wednesday: City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab

Summary: "Cassidy Blake's parents are The Inspectres, a (somewhat inept) ghost-hunting team. But Cass herself can REALLY see ghosts. In fact, her best friend, Jacob, just happens to be one. When The Inspectres head to ultra-haunted Edinburgh, Scotland, for their new TV show, Cass—and Jacob—come along. In Scotland, Cass is surrounded by ghosts, not all… Continue reading Waiting for Wednesday: City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab

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REVIEW: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own. Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn't live… Continue reading REVIEW: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

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REVIEW: The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan

Summary: From GoodReads.com: "Since their mother's death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled the world with their father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr. Julius Kane. One night, Dr. Kane brings the siblings together for a "research experiment" at the British Museum, where… Continue reading REVIEW: The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan

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REVIEW: A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness

Summary: With a mother with cancer, a family in turmoil and nights filled with nightmares, the last thing Conor needs is a visit from a monster every night at midnight, but that is exactly what he gets. What does the monster want? And why does it insist on telling stories?  Review: This book reads like… Continue reading REVIEW: A Monster Calls – Patrick Ness