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Worlds Awaiting Book Reviews: Student Reviews Fall 2016

In addition to her duties as our amazing host at Worlds Awaiting, Rachel Wadham also teaches a Children's Literacy class on campus at BYU. This past semester she invited her students into our studio to show what they have learned in the class by reviewing some children's books. Here are some of their favorites.

The Wish Tree by Kylo Maclear

Reviewed by Abbie Harper

The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming

Reviewed by Alana Buttars

Leviathan by Scott Westerfield

Reviewed by Bonnie Reid

The Yeti Files by Kevin Sherry

Reviewed by Brianne Brower

The Color of Home by Mary Hoffman

Reviewed by Carlee Grow

The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands

Reviewed by Chelsea Ferrin

Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann

Reviewed by Diana Taylor

Rain Reign by Ann Martin

Reviewed by Echo Harris

Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo

Reviewed by Erika Adams

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

Reviewed by Hayley Imbler

The Duel: The Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr by Judith St. George

Reviewed by Jacinda Allen

Pax by Sara Pennypacker

Reviewed by Jarrett Bell

Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Reviewed by Jess Verzello

Smile by Raina Telgemeier

Reviewed by Kaitlin Heaton

Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson

Reviewed by Katheryn Christensen

Sky Raiders by Brandon Mull

Reviewed by Kelsey Sant

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine

Reviewed by Kendall Bosch

Cyrano by Tai-Marc Le Thanh

Reviewed by Lauren Johnson & Sarai Clemente

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Reviewed by Madison Strasburg

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein

Reviewed by Nicole Jones

Things Not Seen by Andrew Clements

Reviewed by Sarah Davis

Sky Raiders by Brandon Mull

Reviewed by Willow Sommers

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