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Welcome to the Under Review section, where new book and product reviews are posted each week by the CK Book Review Team, Advisory Board, and Senior Contributors. 

Tuesday
Apr112017

"Afternoon of the Elves" by Janet Taylor Lisle

Afternoon of the Elves by Janet Taylor Lisle brings the twist of a magical reality. If it wasn’t for Sara-Kate, Hillary would never have known of the elf village or even about elves . . .

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Tuesday
Apr112017

"The League of Unexceptional Children: Get Smart-ish" by Gitty Daneshvari 

The League of Unexceptional Children: Get Smart-ish is an action-packed book that was really fun to read. Although some parts were predictable, other parts kept me guessing until the end . . .

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Tuesday
Apr112017

"The Sleeping Prince: A Sin Eater's Daughter Novel" by Melinda Salisbury

After reading The Sin Eater's Daughter by Melinda Salisbury, I was not very enthusiastic to open the sequel. My willingness somewhat increased when I learned that The Sleeping Prince was not following Twylla's story, because I had found her character rather annoying for the majority of the first book . . .

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Tuesday
Apr112017

"Ghostly Echoes: A Jackaby Novel" by William Ritter

Ghostly Echoes is a haunting mystery novel, in this case quite literally. The cold case of Jenny Cavanaugh can only be solved by this group of investigators and, of course, the deceased herself . . .

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Tuesday
Apr042017

"Unbound: A Novel in Verse" by Ann E. Burg

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a slave? This story is about a girl named Grace, who is a slave girl who worked out on the fields. She is later sent to the Big House where her masters live and where she must spend her days toiling in hot kitchens and serving meals . . .

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