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Jane, Unlimited | Kristin Cashore
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My completed #Summer prompts for #Booked2019

#Genrebusting: Jane, Unlimited
#MuslimAuthor: The MarriageClock
#BookToMovie: The Shack
#GraphicNovel: Anne of Green Gables
#BookGiftedToYou: Patron Saints of Nothing
#DiverseMiddleGrade: One Crazy Summer

BarbaraTheBibliophage Great job!! 2w
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hes7
One Crazy Summer | Rita Williams-Garcia
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Pickpick

Picked this book off #MountTBR for the #DiverseMiddleGrade category of #Booked2019. It‘s a quick story about three sister and their month spent in Oakland with their unlikable mother and the Black Panthers (even though they really just wanted to go to Disneyland).

Book 2 of #24b4Monday ✔️
Time: 10h28m

TheReadingMermaid Great time sweetie! 2w
Cinfhen Nice 👍🏽 snuck one in before the end of the quarter 😉 2w
Andrew65 Fantastic time. 👏👏👏 2w
4thhouseontheleft 🎉🙌🏽📚 2w
BarbaraTheBibliophage Love that cover! 2w
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TorieStorieS
Kondi's Quest | Sylvia Stewart
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Mehso-so

I‘m not the intended audience for this one but it managed to fulfill both the #DiverseMiddleGrade prompt for #Booked2019 AND #Malawi for the #ReadAroundTheWorldChallenge- plus it was available through #KindleUnlimited! I liked the details of daily life in Malawi, there wasn‘t enough there to overcome the more problematic parts of the plot. I expected the heavy-handed Sunday school lessons, but everything with the father made me uncomfortable

Cinfhen Sorry it wasn‘t a total pick but at least you got a #doubledip 2w
TorieStorieS @Cinfhen indeed!! 😁 2w
BarbaraTheBibliophage Good job, even if was just so-so. ♥️📚👊🏻 2w
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IamIamIam
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I finished a lot of these so long ago but here's my #Summer roundup for #Booked2019! I'm loving this challenge and the prompts were are spectacular! I'm excited to have kept up! Lol #genrebusting #MuslimMC #BookToMovie #GraphicNovel #GiftedToMe #DiverseMiddleGrade
@Cinfhen @BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft

Cinfhen So glad you‘re enjoying 😍great job completing summer with a few days to spare 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 (edited) 3w
IamIamIam @Cinfhen Thanks!!! Clearly reading won over laundry 😂😂😂 I only have 3 prompts left for Autumn too, but I know how hectic things get for us after September so I'm glad I banged half of them out along the way! 3w
Palimpsest I love the movie A Patch of Blue and didn‘t realize it was based on a book, although so many great movies are. 😊 3w
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ephemeralwaltz Geek love is incredible! 3w
BarbaraTheBibliophage Great job!! I ♥️ El Deafo. 3w
IamIamIam @Palimpsest It was one of my grandmother's favorite movies! She had crushes on Sidney Poitier and Clark Gable! ❤ @ephemeralwaltz 😁🤘 @BarbaraTheBibliophage My 7 year old daughter loved it too!!! Thanks so much!!! 3w
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Reviewsbylola
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Considering at this time last week, I only had two prompts completed, it feels good to be able to post my wrap up of this quarter‘s #booked2019.

#muslimauthorormc I am Malala
#comicbook Hyperbole and a Half
#diversemiddlegrade The Skin I‘m In
#booktomovie Rabbit, Run
#bookgiftedtoyou Hetty Dorval
#genrebending The Real Lolita (biography and true crime)

Cinfhen Way to go, Girl 💪🏽 #ReadingWarrior #ChallengeSlayer 3w
4thhouseontheleft Wow! Great job! 🎉🎉 3w
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Blaire
Amal Unbound | Aisha Saeed
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Pickpick

Middle-grade about a bright young girl in Pakistan who is attempting to get an education and go to college but due to unpaid debts her life veers off course and she must figure out a way to overcome these circumstances. Good introduction to the obstacles many around the world and particularly girls face in obtaining even a basic education. #booked2019 #diversemiddlegrade

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TheKidUpstairs
The Red Pencil | Andrea Davis Pinkney
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Two more completed for #Booked2019

#MuslimAuthororMC - Reading Lolita in Tehran
#DiverseMiddleGrade - The Red Pencil

@Cinfhen @4thhouseontheleft @BarbaraTheBibliophage

Cinfhen Well done 👍🏽 1mo
Cinfhen Hope all is well by you!!! 1mo
wordslinger42 I loved Reading Lolita in Tehran!! 1mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Woooot!! 👊🏻♥️📚 4w
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youneverarrived
Brown Girl Dreaming | Jacqueline Woodson
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I don‘t know why I kept putting off reading this for so long I loved it 💛 It‘s the authors memories of her childhood and growing up. It really takes you there. Gorgeously written in free verse. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ #diversemiddlegrade #booked2019

Cinfhen This was my pick to for this prompt! Now read 1mo
youneverarrived @Cinfhen sounds really good too! 1mo
Cinfhen It‘s excellent and just as lyrical 1mo
youneverarrived @Cinfhen I‘ll have to give it a read 😁 1mo
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throwmeabook
Harbor Me | Jacqueline Woodson
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My companion during #schoolpickup this week. A beautifully written and touching story of compassion, understanding, acceptance and the uplifting and supportive power of friendship. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ #Booked2019 #Booked2019Summer #diversemiddlegrade

4thhouseontheleft Great pick! I've read some of her books, but not this one yet. Would you recommend the audio version? 1mo
Cinfhen I‘ve seen glowing reviews for this book 1mo
throwmeabook @4thhouseontheleft the audio is full cast - not sure if I like that. I would have liked to have had the book to go back and reread some passages/lines that touched me. 1mo
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OriginalCyn620
Harbor Me | Jacqueline Woodson
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My #booked2019 for #summer is done! All were picks for me but I think the tagged book was my favorite.
#booktomovie
#muslimauthorormc
#comicorgraphicnovel
#diversemiddlegrade
#bookgiftedtoyou
#genrebusting

Cinfhen Great job ‼️🙌🏻 1mo
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