>We’ve added a page linking to the reviews we’ve published thus far of the National Book Award finalists.
>Finalists in the Young People’s Literature category include: The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart (Hyperion)The Underneath by Kathi Appelt (Atheneum)Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson (Simon and Schuster)What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell (Scholastic)The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp (Knopf)
>That single dim bulb that is my brain misfired this weekend, sending me off to re-read and view The City of Ember when all the while Alicia Potter was already busy with her review. I have a few more issues with the gigantic predatory star-mole than she, but I’ll save them for the sequel. (But [...]