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A Summer to Die by Lois Lowry – Review by Jessica Smock

When I was in junior high in the 1980s, I had no idea who Lois Lowry was.  The Giver – or its quartet of related books — hadn’t been written or won the Newbery Award.    For the most part, I didn’t care about the reputation of a writer.  Sure, I had a few authors […]