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Month in review

Reviews
Adventure on Whalebone Island by M.A. Wilson
Black Hammer Volume 2: The Event by Jeff Lemire
Ghostbusters 101: Everyone Answers the Call by Erik Burnham and Dan Schoening
Habibi by Craig Thompson
If You Find This by Matthew Baker
Juana and Lucas by Juana Medina
Locke & Key, Volume 2: Head Games by Joe Hill
Not the Killing Type by Lorna Barrett
Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins
Otis and the Scarecrow by Loren Long
Patina by Jason Reynolds
Pierre the Maze Detective: The Search for the Stolen Maze Stone by Hiro Kamigaki
A Pug's Tale by Alison Pace
Sabotage at Willow Woods by Carolyn Keene
Sunflower House by Eve Bunting
Teddy Mars: Almost a World Record Breaker by Molly B. Burnham
The Terrible Two Go Wild by Mac Barnett, Jory John, and Kevin Cornell
Things Too Huge to Fix by Saying Sorry by Susan Vaught
Welcome to the Real World by Angela Melick

Miscellaneous
December 2017 Sources
December 2017 Summary
Five stars in 2017
It's Monday, What Are You Reading (January 01)
It's Monday, What Are You Reading (January 08)
It's Monday, What Are You Reading (January 15)

Road Essays
The transformative power of the cornfield: magic in the Marvelous Land of Oz

Previous month

Rating System

5 stars: Completely enjoyable or compelling
4 stars: Good but flawed
3 stars: Average
2 stars: OK
1 star: Did not finish


January in Review: 01/31/18

Rating out of 5 stars

    Five Stars: (Completely loved the book)

  1. Adventure on Whalebone Island by M.A. Wilson
  2. Black Hammer Volume 2: The Event by Jeff Lemire
  3. Ghostbusters 101: Everyone Answers the Call by Erik Burnham and Dan Schoening
  4. Juana and Lucas by Juana Medina
  5. Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins
  6. The Terrible Two Go Wild by Mac Barnett, Jory John, and Kevin Cornell
  7. Welcome to the Real World by Angela Melick

    Four Stars: (Good but flawed)

  1. Locke & Key, Volume 2: Head Games by Joe Hill
  2. Not the Killing Type by Lorna Barrett
  3. A Pug's Tale by Alison Pace
  4. Sabotage at Willow Woods by Carolyn Keene

    Three Stars (Average)

  1. Pierre the Maze Detective: The Search for the Stolen Maze Stone by Hiro Kamigaki
  2. Sunflower House by Eve Bunting
  3. Things Too Huge to Fix by Saying Sorry by Susan Vaught

    Two Stars (Finished but it was a chore to read)

  1. Habibi by Craig Thompson
  2. If You Find This by Matthew Baker
  3. Otis and the Scarecrow by Loren Long
  4. Teddy Mars: Almost a World Record Breaker by Molly B. Burnham

    One Star (Didn't finish or absolutely cannot recommend)

Books and stories read this month (reviews coming)

    Personal Collection
  1. Black Hammer, Volume 2: The Event by Jeff Lemire
  2. Ghosts of Greenglass House by Kate Milford
  3. Giant Days, Vol. 6 by John Allison
  4. Murder Most Frothy by Cleo Coyle
  5. Night of the Animals by Bill Broun
  6. Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins
  7. Star-Crossed by Barbara Dee
  8. The Terrible Two Go Wild by Mac Barnett
  9. Welcome to the Real World by Angela Melick
  10. White Night by Jim Butcher
  11. Winterhouse by Ben Guterson
    Research
    Library book
  1. Big & Little Questions (According to Wren Jo Byrd) by Julie Bowe
  2. Dear Poppy by Ronni Arno
  3. Effie Starr Zook Has One More Question by Martha Freeman
  4. Funny Girl by Betsy Bird
  5. House Held Up by Trees by Ted Kooser and Jon Klassen
  6. Midnight Without a Moon by Linda Williams Jackson
  7. The War at Ellsmere by Faith Erin Hicks

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