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Mojo Picks: Books that Inspire Gratitude and Kindness

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, we decided to feature our favorite middle-grade books that inspire gratitude and kindness. Here's our list:   Hope in the Holler by Lisa Lewis Tyre:  Right before Wavie's mom died, she gave Waivie a list of instructions to help her move on. When Waivie is forced to live with her dastardly aunt in Conley Hollow, she finds beauty in the mountains and makes friends with friendly, kind-hearted souls. Together [...]

By |2020-11-04T10:26:45-05:00November 3rd, 2020|Mo Reading|0 Comments

MG Book Review: Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff

Happy Friday! The Middle Grade Mafia is proud to host another MG Review roundup. Enjoy today's review, then link a post of your own! **** Albie is not good at anything. He's not very good at spelling or math or music or sports. Although he tries very hard to be good at everything, he just can’t quite make it. He might not be that smart, but he’s not completely stupid. He knows his parents are [...]

By |2016-02-11T09:27:31-05:00November 20th, 2015|Book Review|2 Comments