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Sonderbooks #39

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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 15, 2002 


****In Search of America, by Peter Jennings & Todd Brewster 
***Spanish Lessons, by Derek Lambert 
***My House Is Killing Me! by Jeffrey C. May 


***Blessings, by Anna Quindlen 
**The Christmas Basket, by Debbie Macomber 

Young Adult Fiction

****All-American Girl, by Meg Cabot 
***Girl Coming in for a Landing: A Novel in Poems, by April Halprin Wayland 

Old Favorite

(Children's Fiction):  ****Heidi, by Johanna Spyri 

Picture Book Pick

****Juan Verdades: The Man Who Couldn’t Tell a Lie, retold by Joe Hayes, illustrated by Joseph Daniel Fiedler 

Quotation of the Week

“Even before it became a republic, America was a place of libraries.” 
–Peter Jennings and Todd Brewster, In Search of America 
= Available at Sembach Library

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