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Jennifer & Sylvia's Top Picks

We kick off this month's featured "guest" picks with favourite reads shared by two local authors and great friends of BPL - Jennifer Maruno and Sylvia McNicoll. Jennifer and Sylvia are the dynamic duo judges of Write On! Tween Contest, on now until July 31 at the library. From books for beginning readers to those already hooked on books, we give you (in no particular order)... 

FF = Family Friendly

Jennifer’s Top 10

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton (FF)

Worm Loves Worm by J.J. Austrian & Mike Curato (FF)

Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry & Tom Litchenheld (FF)

My Beautiful Birds by Suzanne Del Rizzo (FF)

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sheri Dusher Rinker & Tom Litchenheld (FF)

Spork by Kyo Maslear & Isabelle Arsenault (FF)

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle & Jill McElman (FF)

The Town that Drowned by Riel Nason

Sylvia’s Top Picks

Tree Musketeers by Norma Charles

Wardroids by J.M. Filipowicz

Bright Shining Moment by Deb Loughead

Cherry Blossom Winter by Jennifer Maruno

Black Chuck by Regan McDonell

The Fishers of Paradise by Rachael Preston

The Farmerettes by Gisela Sherman

How to Tend a Grave by Jocelyn Shipley

Island Girl by Lynda Simmons

The Lost Botticelli by Paul Stephano