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*****= An all-time favorite
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Sonderbooks #10

Discover new books.  Discuss old books.  Order more books.

Welcome to Sonderbooks, an e-zine of book reviews by Sondra Eklund.
In this site, you can find good books for yourself or for friends.
You can hear about books to read, talk about books you've read, and order your own copies.
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Happy reading!

October 10, 2001


**A Murder, a Mystery, and a Marriage, by Mark Twain

Children's Nonfiction

***The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline, by Don L. Wulffson
**Remember Pearl Harbor, by Thomas B. Allen

Children's Fiction

****The Breadwinner, by Deborah Ellis
***Dial-a-Ghost, by Eva Ibbotson
**Captain Underpants and the Wrath of the Wicked Wedgie Woman, by Dav Pilkey

Old Favorite

(Fiction):  *****The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, by J. R. R. Tolkien

Picture Book Picks

  ****Bunny Party, by Rosemary Wells
****Score One For the Sloths, by Helen Lester

Quotation of the Week

“The Princess looked at her more closely.  ‘Tell me,’ she resumed, ‘are you of royal blood?’
‘Better than that, ma’am’ said Dorothy.  ‘I came from Kansas.’”
--from Ozma of Oz, by L. Frank Baum

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