Books from 2009 reviewed: Early Grades: Make way for Dyamonde Daniel by Nikki Grimes; Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas by Jane O’Connor; Mary Leakey: Archaeologist who really dug her work by Mike Venezia; Pigs make me sneeze! by Mo Willems. Middle Grades: Al Capone shines my shoes by Gennifer Choldenko; The runaway dragon by Kate Coombs; Den of thieves by Julia Golding; Diary of a wimpy kid: Dog days by Jeff Kinney; Everything for a dog by Ann M. Martin; Roman diary: The journal of Iliona of Mytilini, who was captured and sold as a slave in Rome, AD 107 by Richard Platt; Adam Canfield: The last reporter by Michael Winerip. Upper grades: Zenith by Julie Bertegna; Tenth grade bleeds by Heather Brewer; Don’t judge a girl by her cover by Allie Carter; Fire by Kristen Cashore; Goddess boot camp by Tera Lynn Childs; Catching fire by Suzanne Collins; Angry management by Chris Crutcher; Timelock: The Caretaker Trilogy by David Klass; Chanda’s wars by Allan Stratton (2008).
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