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Diamond Dee Loves to Read

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Lumberjanes, Vol. 1
Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Brooke A. Allen
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Chris Grabenstein
Resonance (Dissonance)
Erica O'Rourke
The Turn of the Screw and The Aspern Papers
Henry James, Anthony Curtis

Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy

Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy - Karen Foxlee This book was provided to me by the publisher in exchange for an honest review.

This was a delightful story. It reminds me a lot of Narnia with the snow queen and her heart of ice. I loved the boy and Ophelia was a treasure. The setting was in a museum; what a unique and perfect setting for a middle grade adventure such as this. Picturing Ophelia running through the museum searching or the boy or the magic sword was so vivid, it felt like a movie.

So eti,ex you just need a wonderfully perfect book that is short, sweet, and full of imagination. For me it's more often than just sometimes, which is why I really value books like these that feel as classic as Narnia but are also as fresh as something new. I definitely recommend this book to everyone! It's so much fun, I'd read it again and I'd read anything this author puts out in a heartbeat.