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Summer reads

Sunday, July 22, 2018

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There's nothing like reading to ward off summer learning loss and keep children and young adults engaged during the long, lazy days of summer. Whether at the beach, poolside, or on the pillows before bedtime, these titles should keep them more than entertained. Here is our second set of three.

Wolf Hollow

by Lauren Wolk

Annabelle lives a quiet, secluded life until the day Betty Glengarry becomes the new girl in her class. Shortly after starting school, Betty shows herself to be a bully who starts to attack Toby. While others in the class think Toby is weird, Annabelle sees only the good in him and decides she needs to find her voice in order to protect him and stand for what is right.

Salt to the Sea

by Ruta Sepetys

Due to unfortunate circumstances, Joana, Emilia, and Florian become very good friends who lean on each other at a time when World War II is closing in on their country. They decide to flee but just when it seems freedom is close, they are faced with unforeseen tragedy. Everyone must now fight for their own survival.

The Sun is Also a Star

by Nicola Yoon

Daniel believes in fate, but Natasha believes in science and nothing else. In her worlds, fate and destiny do not exist. After meeting her in the crowded city of New York, Daniel falls in love and believes it definitely is fate and that they are meant to be because the universe has great things in store for them. Natasha is overwhelmed with family issues and is determined that though he is cute, falling in love will not be anywhere in her story.

All titles are available at Bookophilia

Address: 96 Hope Road, Kingston 10

Phone: (876) 978-5248

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