Growing Bookworms Newsletter: April 28
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Books Read in April

This is a list of the books that I read in April, broken up into Picture Books, Middle Grade Books, Young Adult Books, and Adult Fiction. Not a ton of books read, but I liked pretty much everything, so that makes it a good month. I have reviews pending for Dreamdark: Silksinger and Unwind. I have some vacation time planned for May, so hopefully I'll get a bit more reading done then.

Picture Books

  1. Peter H. Reynolds: The North Star. fableVision Press. Completed April 16, 2009.

Middle Grade Books

  1. Mary Downing Hahn: Closed for the Season. Clarion. Completed April 9, 2009 (due out June 2009). My review.
  2. Watt Key: Alabama Moon. Square Fish. Completed April 9, 2009. ALABAMA MOON won the 2007 E.B. White Read-Aloud Award. My review.

Young Adult Books

  1. Janni Lee Simner: Bones of Faerie. Random House. Completed April 9, 2009.
  2. Gail Giles: What Happened to Cass McBride. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. Completed April 12, 2009 (on MP3).
  3. Justina Chen Headley: North of Beautiful. Little, Brown Young Readers. Completed April 14, 2009. My review.
  4. Kenneth Oppel: Starclimber. HarperCollins. Completed April 18, 2009. My review.
  5. Laini Taylor: Dreamdark: Silksinger. Putnam. Completed April 25, 2009. Published September 2009.
  6. Neal Shusterman: Unwind. Simon & Schuster. Completed April 26, 2009.

Adult Fiction

  1. Louise Penny: The Cruelest Month. Minotaur. Completed April 7, 2009.
  2. Harlan Coben: Hold Tight. Signet. Completed April 9, 2009.

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