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Saturday, August 23, 2014

Read Georgian, y'all

Georgia Center for the Book Advisory Council recently released
Books All Georgians Should Read 2014
War Like The Thunderbolt: The Battle and Burning of Atlanta - Russell Bonds
Reign of Madness - Lynn Cullen
The Starboard Sea - Amber Dermont
The Complete Poems of James Dickey - James Dickey, edited by Ward Briggs
Must Win: A Season of Survival for a Town and Its Team - Drew Jubera
The Many Deaths of the Firefly Brothers - Thomas Mullen
Eat Drink Delta: A Hungry Traveler's Journey... - Susan Puckett
The World of the Salt Marsh: Appreciating... - Charles Seabrook
Thrall: Poems - Natasha Trethewey
The Grey Album: On the Blackness of Blackness - Kevin Young 
Books All YOUNG Georgians Should Read 2014
Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale by Carmin Deedy, ill. by M Austin
Cosmo's Moon by Devin Scillian, ill. by Mark Braught
Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin Ramsey with G Strauss, illus. by F Cooper
Just One Bite by Lola Schaefer, ill. by Geoff Waring
It Jes' Happened: When Bill Taylor Started to Draw by Don Tate, ill. by R G Christie
The Dagger Quick by Brian Eames (mid-grades )
The Shifter by Janice Hardy (mid-grades)
Sweetly by Jackson Pearce (YA )
Cleopatra's Moon by Vicky Alvear Shecter (YA )
Henry Franks by Peter Adam Salomon (YA )