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The Mystery of Locked Rooms By Lindsay Currie Cover Image
ISBN: 9781728259536
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Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - April 2nd, 2024

Very cute story for lovers of the Mr. Lemoncello’s Library series! Sarah, Hannah, and West find their greatest escape room challenge in an abandoned fun house - but there’s more on the line than just a trophy! Lots of fun surprises and a fast-paced story from start to finish.

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The Reappearance of Rachel Price By Holly Jackson Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593374207
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Published: Delacorte Press - April 2nd, 2024

Another great thriller from Holly Jackson! Gripping from the start as we follow Bel through her journey to uncover family secrets. Highly recommend this one for fans of Jennifer Lynn Barnes or Karen McManus!

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The Watchmaker's Daughter: The True Story of World War II Heroine Corrie ten Boom By Larry Loftis Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063234598
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 26th, 2024

Such an in-depth look at the life of Corrie ten Boom, a Holocaust hero. I loved how it gave a whole picture of the war, not just a narrower view of one person's story. The presentation of faith through hardships was inspiring!

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Light and Air By Mindy Nichols Wendell Cover Image
ISBN: 9780823454433
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Published: Holiday House - January 2nd, 2024

A sweet historical fiction about a girl who will do anything to help her mother, despite being sick herself. Halle is a wonderful lead as she experiences friendship, heartache, and finding the courage to carry on.

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Ruthless Vows (Letters of Enchantment #2) By Rebecca Ross Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250857453
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Published: Wednesday Books - December 26th, 2023

An amazing conclusion to the love story of Roman and Iris! In beautifully written letters and prose, the two journalists fight through a devastating war to get back to each other. Love the romance, and love the magic!

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The Memory Thieves (The Conjureverse #2) By Dhonielle Clayton Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250174970
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - September 26th, 2023

An exciting continuation to The Marvellers series, this book is fast-paced and keeps you wanting to hear more about Ella and her adventures to learn about her two identities - Conjur and Marvel. Thoroughly enjoyable - can't wait for the next one!