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Broadway Bird by Alex Timbers and Alisa Coburn (Illustrations)
Deadly Appearances by Gail Bowen
Deadly Summer Nights by Vicki Delany and Jennifer Van Dyck (narrator)
The Game of X by Robert Sheckley
Heartstopper: Volume One by Alice Oseman
Into the Wild: Yet Another Misadventure by Doreen Cronin and Stephen Gilpin (Illustrations)
The Legend of the Dream Giants by Dustin Hansen
A Midwinter's Tail by Sofie Kelly and Cassandra Campbell (Narrator)
Murder at the Mansion by Sheila Connolly and Emily Durante (Narrator)
Mycroft and Sherlock by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anna Waterhouse
New from Here by Kelly Yang
Nettle & Bone by T. Kingfisher
Reclaim the Stars: 17 Tales Across Realms & Space edited by Zoraida Córdova
Rise of the Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste
Shadowghast by Thomas Taylor
Spy x Family, Volume 2 by Tatsuya Endo and Casey Loe (Translator)
Strangled Eggs and Ham by Maddie Day and Laural Merlington (Narrator)
Sugar and Vice by Eve Calder and Christa Lewis (Narrator)
Three Tainted Teas by Lynn Cahoon and Angie Hickman (Narrator)
Travelers Along the Way: A Robin Hood Remix by Aminah Mae Safi
Valentine Murder by Leslie Meier and Karen White (Narrator)

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June in Review: 06/30/22

    Rating out of 5 stars

    Five Stars: (Completely loved the book)

  1. Broadway Bird by Alex Timbers and Alisa Coburn (Illustrations)
  2. The Game of X by Robert Sheckley
  3. Heartstopper: Volume One by Alice Oseman
  4. Into the Wild: Yet Another Misadventure by Doreen Cronin and Stephen Gilpin (Illustrations)
  5. A Midwinter's Tail by Sofie Kelly and Cassandra Campbell (Narrator)
  6. Murder at the Mansion by Sheila Connolly and Emily Durante (Narrator)
  7. Nettle & Bone by T. Kingfisher
  8. New from Here by Kelly Yang
  9. Reclaim the Stars: 17 Tales Across Realms & Space edited by Zoraida Córdova
  10. Shadowghast by Thomas Taylor
  11. Sugar and Vice by Eve Calder and Christa Lewis (Narrator)
  12. Travelers Along the Way: A Robin Hood Remix by Aminah Mae Safi

    Four Stars: (Good but flawed)

  13. Deadly Summer Nights by Vicki Delany and Jennifer Van Dyck (narrator)
  14. Rise of the Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste
  15. Strangled Eggs and Ham by Maddie Day and Laural Merlington (Narrator)
  16. Three Tainted Teas by Lynn Cahoon and Angie Hickman (Narrator)
  17. Valentine Murder by Leslie Meier and Karen White (Narrator)

    Three Stars: (Average)

  18. Deadly Appearances by Gail Bowen
  19. Mycroft and Sherlock by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Anna Waterhouse

    Two Stars: (OK)

    One Star: (Did not finish)

Books and stories read this month (reviews coming)

    Personal Collection

  1. Bond and Book: The Long, Long Good-Bye of "The Last Bookstore" by Mizuki Nomura
  2. Books Can Be Deceiving by Jenn McKinlay
  3. COVID-19 in Three to Five Words by April Murphy
  4. Crowned and Moldering by Kate Carlisle
  5. Death by Beach Read by Eva Gates
  6. Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!, Volume 3 by Sumito Oowara
  7. A Midwinter's Tail by Sofie Kelly and Cassandra Campbell (Reading)
  8. Nacho Average Murder by Maddie Day and Laurel Merlington (Narrator)
  9. A Nancy Drew Christmas by Carolyn Keene
  10. Ottoline and the Yellow Cat by Chris Riddell (re-read)
  11. Ottoline Goes to School by Chris Riddell (re-read)
  12. Spy x Family, Volume 3 by Tatsuya Endo and Casey Loe (Translator)
  13. Spy x Family, Volume 4 by Tatsuya Endo and Casey Loe (Translator)
  14. A Tale of Two Cookies by Eve Calder and Christa Lewis (Narrator)
  15. This Might Get Awkward by Kara McDowell
  16. The Wedding Crasher by Mia Sosa

    Research

  17. Nettle & Bone by T. Kingfisher
  18. 17 & Gone by Nova Ren Suma

    Review

    Library book

  19. Batman: Detective Comics, Volume 2: The Victim Syndicate by James Tynion IV, et. al.
  20. Guys and Dolls by Damon Runyon

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