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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:30pm

Featuring Ursula Vernon's trademark humor and comic-hybrid style, the Dragonbreath series follows Danny Dragonbreath, a dragon who experiences the trials and tribulations of school from the bottom of the social ladder at the Herpitax-Phibbias School for Reptiles and Amphibians. Join Danny and his friend Wendell the Iguana as they travel under the sea outwitting bullies, fend off giant...

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Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat

From the publication years ago of her novel, Dew Breaker, I have long been a fan of Danticat’s writing. And oh, how this new novel surpassed my expectations and rekindled my awe of this talented author. Told in interweaving chapters that go back and forth with time, the tale centers around a father’s love for his daughter, a heartbreaking decision, and a child, suddenly vanished. Mesmerizing from the first page, Danticat has offered up a story about the complexity of life when heartbreak and love are mixed together into one
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ISBN-13: 9780307472274
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage, 5/2014

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