Monthly Archives: March 2013

Pooka Quick Pick: “Down the Rabbit Hole”

Title: Down the Rabbit Hole: A Novel Author: Juan Pablo Villalobos Genre: Fiction Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux (MacMillan) Publication Date: October 02, 2012 Paperback: 75 pages Advertisements

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Pooka Quick Pick: “Requiem”

Title: Requiem (Delirium series, Book 3) Author: Lauren Oliver Genre: YA (Dystopian Romance) Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: March 05, 2013 Hardcover: 391 pages Is There a Pooka in This Book? No.

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Book Review: “The Peculiar”

Title: The Peculiar Author: Stefan Bachmann Genre: Middle Grade Fiction (Ages 9-12) Publisher: Greenwillow Books Publication Date: September 18, 2012 ARC: 376 pages Is There a Pooka in This Book? Yes, for about a nanosecond.

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Book Review: “Un Lun Dun”

Title: Un Lun Dun Author: China Miéville Genre: Young Adult / Urban Fantasy Publisher: Del Rey Books Publication Date: February 13, 2007 Paperback: 432 pages Is There a Pooka in This Book? No, but we’d blend in seamlessly in UnLondon.

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Book Review: “Bloodroot”

Anyone who reads and reviews “Bloodroot” by Amy Greene should feel an accompanying moral obligation. That moral obligation is to post, alongside the cover, a picture of themselves with a box of tissues. This book is brutal and the bookish public should … Continue reading

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