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book review: Ask Me No Questions

August 24, 2012

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book review: Ask Me No Questions author: Marina Budhos date: 2006; Scholastic main character: Nadira¬†Hossain   Ask Me No Questions is a story of crossing borders: crossing into Canada, into America and even into adulthood. While some are more visible than others, borders are often manmade and the source of conflict. Nadira¬†tells us her family […]


September 11, 2011

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It’s Cybils time! The call for judges has gone out and bloggers have until 15 September to apply. I judged YA nonfiction last year and really appreciated the opportunity to critically read some of the best non-fiction books of the year. Because I was invested in the process, I paid more attention to the events […]