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For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “Mr. Complain Takes the Train” by Wade Bradford; illustrated by S. britt

For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “Mr. Complain Takes the Train” by Wade Bradford; illustrated by S. britt Review by Laura Frantz, collection development librarian Mr. Complain is ready to embark on a vacation to Dullsville. And even before his train arrives, Mr. Complain has a lot feelings … that he, of course, must share. ... read more about For Kids and Their Grown-Ups: “Mr. Complain Takes the Train” by Wade Bradford; illustrated by S. britt

“Run Time” by Catherine Ryan Howard

“Run Time” by Catherine Ryan Howard Review by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian  Adele was a successful television drama (okay, soap) actress but made some disastrous decisions and was caught up in a hushed up thing and frankly fled to Los Angeles to attempt to break back into the business. But it’s not going ... read more about “Run Time” by Catherine Ryan Howard

Latinx Fiction

Latinx Fiction Borrowed by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian The librarians over at Ingram (one of SCLSNJ‘s print materials vendors) do such a great job curating lists I figured I should share them with you. Here are new books, published in the past twelve months, featuring Latinx characters highlighted by Ingram. “After Hours on ... read more about Latinx Fiction

Most Anticipated Teen Titles for Fall

Most Anticipated Teen Titles for Fall Created by Laura Frantz, collection development librarian Fall is here so get ready for this season’s crop of familiar faces, fan favorites, to-be trending, and just really exciting books coming to our shelves. Here are some of the teen titles I can’t wait to get my hands on ... read more about Most Anticipated Teen Titles for Fall

“Outside” by Ragnar Jónasson

“Outside” by Ragnar Jónasson Review by Yvonne Selander, collection development librarian Four friends set off to hunt ptarmigan in the Icelandic highlands when an unexpected blizzard engulfs them. Thankfully, one of the friends is an experienced guide and knows where a shelter is nearby. But when they finally manage to get inside, breaking into ... read more about “Outside” by Ragnar Jónasson

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