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Mystery and More: The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street

The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street: A girl unravels a centuries-old mystery after moving into a haunted house in this deliciously suspenseful mystery.  The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street by Lindsay Currie is another great middle grades book your tween is sure to love. The pairing of ghost story and friendship adventure tale reminds me of…

Escape into a Magical World with Sorcery for Beginners

Sorcery for Beginners by Matt Harry Description Five-hundred years ago, sorcery began to fade from the world. As technology prevailed, combustion engines and computers replaced enchanted plows and spell books. Real magicians were hunted almost to extinction. Science became the primary system of belief, and the secrets of spell-casting were forgotten. That is … until…