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Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome Illustrator: Helene Carter Series: Swallows & Amazons #1 Published by J. B. Lippincott on 1958 (first published 1930) Genres: MG Books Pages: 343 Format: Hardcover, Kindle or ebook Source: my personal collection Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble | Audible Add… April 16, 2020 Book Reviews 1 ★★★★

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News & Notes – 2/22/2020

News & Notes – 2/22/2020

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Bookish News Coronavirus: China’s private bookstores struggling to survive as sales drop 90 per cent, stores remain closed (South China Morning Post; article discovered thanks to… Read more »

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Merlin and the Dragons by Jane Yolen

Merlin and the Dragons by Jane Yolen

Merlin and the Dragons by Jane Yolen Illustrator: Li Ming Published by Dutton on September 1, 1995 Genres: Picture Books Format: Hardcover Source: purchased Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble | Audible Add to Goodreads One dark night young King Arthur goes to the old magician, Merlin,… February 5, 2020 Book Reviews 5 ★★★★½

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A Literary Tea Party (cookbook review)

A Literary Tea Party (cookbook review)

A Literary Tea Party: Blends and Treats for Alice, Bilbo, Dorothy, Jo, and Book Lovers Everywhere by Alison Walsh Published by Skyhorse Publishing on June 5, 2018 Genres: Cookbooks Pages: 160 Format: eARC Source: the publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble Add to Goodreads A Literary-Inspired… May 14, 2018 Book Reviews 4 ★★★★

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The Sea King’s Daughter: A Russian Legend

The Sea King’s Daughter: A Russian Legend

The Sea King’s Daughter: A Russian Legend by Aaron Shepard Illustrator: Gennady Spirin Published by Skyhook Press on Apr. 7, 2011 (reprint) Genres: Picture Books Pages: 32 Format: eARC Source: the publisher through NetGalley Add to Goodreads Set in the city of Novgorod long ago, the story tells of the… Read more »

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