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History of Wolves Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802125873
Availability: Special Order
Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - January 3rd, 2017

Kate says: Loved this coming-of-age story set in rural Minnesota. Lots of areas for discussion with this one. Book clubs will eat it up!

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ISBN: 9781616205812
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Algonquin Books - January 10th, 2017

Kate says: Beautifully written and well researched. Rivers keeps you captivated at every turn.

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ISBN: 9781492636083
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Fire - January 3rd, 2017

Kate says: This is sure to be another book that hits so close to home with teens everywhere. It addresses issues of bullying, mortality, suicide, and plain loneliness that every teen and many adults can relate to. It was at turns funny, morbid, heartbreaking, and hopeful.

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Xo, Ox: A Love Story Cover Image
By Adam Rex, Scott Campbell (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781626722880
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - January 3rd, 2017

Kate says: Patience and persistence is the key! I too am now in love with Ox!

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ISBN: 9780399186219
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Dial Books - January 31st, 2017

Kate says: Holly Goldberg Sloan hits us again with humor and heart.

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ISBN: 9780553496680
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delacorte Press - November 1st, 2016

Kate says: Eleanor and Park meets Nick and Norah. A beautifully written exploration of love set in the shadow of the timely issue of immigration and deportation. Much, much love!

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ISBN: 9781595145512
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Razorbill - October 18th, 2016

Kate says: Jay Asher does it again!

Introducing The Learned Owl's Wise Readers Club

One of the things we at The Learned Owl Book Shop enjoy most is recommending books to our customers and talking with them about books they have enjoyed. We are always happy to direct them to bestsellers and highly-anticipated new releases, as well as the classics and much-loved children's books. In keeping with this favorite activity and just in time for the start of your holiday shopping, The Learned Owl Book Shop proudly introduces our Wise Readers Clubs!

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