Fiction Reviews: 5 to 12

A Long Line of Cakes

A Long Line of Cakes

Deborah Wiles
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 12
Scholastic Press, 2018   ISBN: 978-1338150490
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My Heart Is Laughing

My Heart Is Laughing

Rose Lagercrantz
Illustrator:  Eva Eriksson 
Fiction
For ages 6 to 8
Gecko Press, 2014   ISBN: 978-1877579523
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Claude in the Country

Claude in the Country

Alex T. Smith
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 8
Peachtree Publishers, 2016   ISBN: 978-1561459186
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Ivy and Bean: What's the Big Idea?

Ivy and Bean: What's the Big Idea?

Annie Barrows
Illustrator:  Sophie Blackall 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Chronicle Books, 2010   ISBN: 978-0811866927
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Annie's Life in Lists

Annie's Life in Lists

Kristin Mahoney
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Random House, 2018   ISBN: 978-1524765095
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Children of Exile

Children of Exile

Margaret Peterson Haddix
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016   ISBN: 978-1442450035
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Wishtree

Wishtree

Katharine Applegate
Fiction
For ages 9 and up
Feiwel & Friends, 2017   ISBN: 978-1250043221
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The Last Cherry Blossom

The Last Cherry Blossom

Kathleen Burkinshaw
Historical Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Sky Pony Press, 2016   ISBN: 978-1634506939
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The Boy Who Saved Cleveland

The Boy Who Saved Cleveland

James Cross Giblin
Illustrator:  Michael Dooling 
Historical Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Henry Holt and Co, 2006   ISBN: 978-1627790697
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Slug Days

Slug Days

Sara Leach
Illustrator:  Rebecca Bender 
Fiction
For ages 7 to 9
Pajama Press, 2017   ISBN: 978-1772780222
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Fox and Chick: The Party and Other Stories

Fox and Chick: The Party and Other Stories

Sergio Ruzzier
Fiction
For ages 5 to 7
Chronicle Books, 2018   ISBN: 978-1452152882
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Timo Goes Camping

Timo Goes Camping

Victoria Allenby
Illustrator:  Dean Griffiths 
Fiction  Series
For ages 5 to 7
Pajama Press, 2018   ISBN: 978-1772780406
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Lucy's Lab: Nuts About Science

Lucy's Lab: Nuts About Science

Michelle Houts
Illustrator:  Elizabeth Zechel 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 9
Sky Pony Press, 2017   ISBN: 978-1510710641
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Under the Ashes

Under the Ashes

Cindy Rankin
Historical Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Albert Whitman & Company, 2016   ISBN: 978-0807536353
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I,Q: Independence Hall

I,Q: Independence Hall

Roland Smith
Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Sleeping Bear Press, 2009   ISBN: 978-1585364688
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