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Quote of the Day – The Best at It

Quote of the Day

I look around the room. Boys, boys, boys everywhere. Boys with perfect smiles. Boys with hair gelled up into flawless little spikes. Boys waving headshots in each other’s faces. None of them looks anywhere near as nervous as I feel.

The Best at It by Maulik Pancholy

60/60 Reading Update for 2021

10 Middle Grade Books I Want to Read in 2021

This year, I decided to try a scaling reading goal, adjusting my Goodreads tracker up by another 10 books whenever I’m able to complete the current challenge.

To date, I’ve read over 60 books, so my new goal is set to 70. Per tradition, I’m featuring another stack of books I’d love to read in the near future.

10 Middle Grade Books I Want to Read in 2021
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Quote of the Day – Feathers

Quote of the Day

Ms. Johnson said the only way you can deposit a word in your bank is by committing it to memory. I hadn’t deposited surreal. I guess I must have spent it somewhere.

Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson
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Quote of the Day – Beyond the Laughing Sky

Quote of the Day

He was, however, extraordinary, and that tended to scare townsfolk, who were hooked on the Ordinary with a capital O, and preferred their day-to-day served without any Extra.

Beyond the Laughing Sky by Michelle Cuevas
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Quote of the Day – The Evil Wizard Smallbone

Quote of the Day

Nick was not in the habit of thinking twice. It felt too good to say what was on his mind, even when it got him in trouble.

The Evil Wizard Smallbone by Delia Sherman