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Big Hero 6

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Hiro Hamada (Ryan Potter) graduated High School at 13, and since then he’s been spending his time at Bot Fights. He hustles …

The Babadook written & dir. by Jennifer Kent

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Samuel’s father died driving his mother to the hospital the day Samuel was born. Ever since it has just been Samuel (Noah …

Falling from Horses by Molly Gloss

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Free arc received via NetGalley Bud Frazer left home when he was nineteen. For a few years he rode the rodeo circuit …

The Marrying Kind dir George Cukor

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In the domestic courts it is time for Keefer vs Keefer. But the various arguments carry on until it is six o’clock …

The Son by Michel Rostain

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translated from French by Adriana Hunter It is eleven days since our first person narrator has died. He was just twenty one …

Default fox is the defaults - Image taken from page 40 of 'Travels in Africa during the years 1875-1878 (1879-1883-1882-1886) ... from The British Library

A monster calls by

a monster callsEvery night Conor O’Malley has the nightmare. Every night. But tonight something is different. Tonight there is a new monster. A new nightmare. And Conor isn’t sure if this is a dream or not. But either way, this is the monster he was fearing. This monster, the yew tree, tells him that it will tell him three stories. And then Conor will tell the monster a story. A true story. And if he doesn’t, then the monster will eat him alive.

Default fox is the defaults - Image taken from page 40 of 'Travels in Africa during the years 1875-1878 (1879-1883-1882-1886) ... from The British Library

Swamplandia! by

ISBN: 9780701186029 Our mother performed in starlight. Ava Bigtree lives in Swamplandia! with her family. They wrestle alligators in front of tourists …

Touching earth lightly

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ISBN: 1864488239 Growing up is hard. Even when you have encouraging responsibly parents, like Chloe. When you don’t, when your parents are …

I Kill Giants by Joe Kelly ills. by J. M. Ken Niimura

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It was a time of darkness where the cities of the damned were stacked high with the bones of fallen heroes.

Barbara Thorson doesn’t need career day. She already has a career, that of giant-killer. She tells her teacher and class this fact, for some reason they don’t believe her. She’s regarded as a freak. And is friendless as school, until a new girl shows up while Barbara is out setting giant traps. They slowly become friends, but things don’t really improve for Barbara. Her father is absent. Her sister out at work all day, and then stressed, and a bad cook. And her mother…