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Recommended for the Class of Marion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon. Recommended by Oscar S. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement before he is marched to Dachau. Recommended by Natalie C-A. It is about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption; and an exploration of the power of fathers over sons—their love, their sacrifices, their lies. Recommended by Tamirah G.
Recommended for the Class of 2020
Generations of kids and young adults have been inspired by it—and it has no doubt made many of them lifelong readers of science fiction and fantasy besides. For kids, exciting and thoughtful SFF can be a particularly inviting gateway to reading. Add to Bag. Fortunately, her 5-year-old child prodigy brother Charles Wallace has been putting together a team to find him: a schoolmate named Calvin, and three ancient alien beings who call themselves Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs.