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ZENOBIA JULY

IT’S ANOTHER MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! The story of Zenobia July is full of characters many middle graders will not have encountered before. There’s a trans girl (Zen—our protagonist), a character identified as gender queer (Arli, who is growing up … Continue reading

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A DROP OF HOPE

WELCOME TO ANOTHER MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! A small town in Ohio has its share of problems. Factories are closing down putting more people out of work. Even the town’s sign, Welcome to Cliff’s Donnelly, has worn away, leaving just … Continue reading

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MMGM for MAY 6, 2019

          Marvelous Middle Grade Monday has May flowers for you along with a bouquet of great reviews and features. Click the flower for my review of EXPLORER ACADEMY—THE FALCON’S FEATHER. Do the same for the other features and reviews below. … Continue reading

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Explorer Academy—The Falcon’s Feather

IT’S ANOTHER EDITION OF MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! A big splash was made in the fiction world last year when National Geographic Explorer Academy series began with THE NEBULA SECRET. Known for their non-fiction titles this was a bold move … Continue reading

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MMGM for April 29, 2019

            The sun sets on another bright and shiny month for MMGM. At ALWAYS in the MIDDLE I have a review of PIE in the SKY by Remi Lai. Click the overly happy smiley to reach my post and … Continue reading

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PIE in the SKY

IT’S ANOTHER MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! Moving is never easy, but moving to a different country where you don’t understand the language is doubly difficult. Jingwen, his younger brother, and Mom have made the move to Australia. The one person … Continue reading

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MMGM for April 22, 2019

               I’m celebrating Earth Day at ALWAYS in the MIDDLE with a review of SONG FOR A WHALE by Lynne Kelly. Click the Earth for my post and do the same for the other features and reviews below. Sue Heavenrich at … Continue reading

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