Snark Week

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In honor of Shark Week, here’s a list of recent YA books featuring sharp-tongued narrators with biting wit. (Thanks to WE television network, home of Will & Grace reruns, for giving us this idea for “Snark Week.”) Hattemer, Kate The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy Middle School, High School    Knopf    327 pp. 4/14 978-0-385-75378-4 […]

Shark Week reads

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This week marks the 26th (!) annual Shark Week on the Discovery Channel. Here’s a selection of shark-themed books — ranging from novel to legend to nonfiction and from silly to informative to poignant — recommended by The Horn Book Magazine. What books would you suggest for young shark enthusiasts? In picture book Shark vs. […]