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Sonderbooks #26

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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Click on the title of the book to read the complete review.
Happy reading!

April 6, 2002



****Five Quarters of the Orange, by Joanne Harris

Young Adult Fiction

****Slaves of the Mastery, by William Nicholson
***Beatnik Rutabagas From Beyond the Stars, by Quentin Dodd

Children's Nonfiction

***Black Potatoes, by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Picture Book Pick

****Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, by William Steig

Quotation of the Week

“Ozoh the wise took the sacred chicken from its basket, and carefully dusted its feet with powdered chalk.”
--William Nicholson, Slaves of the Mastery

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