Category: Pine Reads Review

The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games | Ebony Elizabeth Thomas

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The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games by Ebony Elizabeth Thomas NYU Press, 2019, 240 pages Trigger Warnings: Spoilers (Merlin, Vampire Diaries, The

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My Cat Looks Like My Dad | Thao Lam

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My Cat Looks Like My Dad By: Thao Lam Owlkids Books (2019) 30 pages Trigger Warnings: n/a About the Author: Thao Lam studied art illustration at Sheridan College in Toronto

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The 12 Rules of Survival | Episode 9: A Terrifying Morning

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Nicholas Belardes is a dual-ethnic Chicano writer. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the YA-themed edition of The Latinx Archive: Speculative Fiction for Dreamers (Ohio State University Press),

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Interview | Philip Nel

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Author Bio: Philip Nel is an American scholar of children’s literature and University Distinguished Professor of English at Kansas State University. He is best known for his work on Dr.

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YA Short Stories 

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I am someone who cannot finish a book in one sitting, but, nonetheless, I want the satisfaction of finishing a story when I sit down to read it. I want

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Was the Cat in the Hat Black? The Hidden Racism of Children’s Literature, and the Need for Diverse Books | Philip Nel

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Was the Cat in the Hat Black? The Hidden Racism of Children’s Literature, and the Need for Diverse Books by Philip Nel Oxford University Press; Reprint edition, 2019, 304 pages

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