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August 2015

This month's round up includes Sonia Manzano’s memoir BECOMING MARIA, in which the "Sesame Street" star shares how her turbulent childhood in the South Bronx eventually led to her tor realize her dreams of becoming an actress; A HISTORY OF GLITTER AND BLOOD by Hannah Moskowitz, a powerful and stunning fantasy about a fairy stuck in the middle of a war; and David Lubar&

August 2016

This month’s New in Paperback roundup includes THE ACCIDENT SEASON by Moïra Fowley-Doyle, in which a girl and her family become unavoidably accident-prone every October. Also featured are WE ALL LOOKED UP by Tommy Wallach, which follows four high schoolers reflecting on their lives and futures as an asteriod hurtles towards Earth and SHADOWSHAPER by Daniel José Older, wherein a girl named Sierra Santiago discovers shadowshaping, a thrilling magic that infuses ancestral spirits into different forms of art.