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From Coal Mine to the Chocolate Factory: Roald Dahl at 100

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From Coal Mine to the Chocolate Factory: Roald Dahl at 100

By Steve King ×

Celebrating the 100th birthday of the writer whose imagination gave birth to Willy Wonka, Matilda, and the BFG.
Blake Crouch: Reading Time-Travel with Your Kids

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Blake Crouch: Reading Time-Travel with Your Kids

Posted by The Barnes and Noble Review ×

The author of "Dark Matter" on great reading that introduces a mind-bending concept.
Bob, Son of Battle

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Bob, Son of Battle

Reviewed by Alexandra Mullen ×

A classic story of sheepdogs and their masters, retuned for modern ears....

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The Last Dragonslayer

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The Last Dragonslayer

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

A familiar heroic formula gets a quirky twist from the author of The Eyre Affair.

You Have to Take It Home: Daniel Handler on Lemony Snicket

Interviews

You Have to Take It Home: Daniel Handler on Lemony Snicket

A Conversation with Amy Benfer ×

The mysterious author's alter ego talks about pen names, Agatha Christie, and his new series, All the Wrong Questions.

Boy21

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Boy21

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

A novel about broken lives and basketball.

The Disenchantments

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The Disenchantments

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

Unsure of what to do after high school, a young man decides to tour the Pacific Northwest with his rock band.

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

A lonely boy finds hope in friendship.

Steve Jobs: Thinking Differently

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Steve Jobs: Thinking Differently

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

A new biography of the great innovator is intended for middle-grade readers.

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

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The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

Falling head over heels at 30,000 feet.

The Fault in Our Stars

Reviews & Essays

The Fault in Our Stars

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

Two teens stare down death, unafraid to laugh.

Why We Broke Up

Reviews & Essays

Why We Broke Up

Reviewed by Amy Benfer ×

An odd couple falls in, then out of, love.