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Basic Color Terms: Their Universality and Evolution by Brent Berlin and Paul Kay The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
Break by Kayla Miller
Dog Dish of Doom by E.J. Copperman and Christy Romano (narrator)
Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges
Hummus and Homicide by Tina Kashian and Rachel Dulude
Julia's House Goes Home by Ben Hatke
Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! Volume 5 by Sumito Oowara and Kumar Sivasubramanian (translator)
Last Writes by Laura Levine and Brittany Pressley (Narrator) Layers by Pénélope Bagieu and Montana Kane (Translator)
Lost Lad London, Volume 3 by Shima Shinya
Love Is My Favorite Color by Nina Laden and Melissa Castrillón (Illustrator)
The Marvelous Land of Oz by L. Frank Baum and John R. Neill
My Aunt Is a Monster by Reimena Yee
Night of the Living Deed by E.J. Copperman and Amanda Ronconi (Narrator) A Night's Tail by Sofie Kelly and Cassandra Campbell (Narrator)
The Paper Caper by Kate Carlisle
Pumpkin Spice Peril by Jenn McKinlay and Susan Boyce (narrator)
The Secret Starling by Judith Eagle and Kim Geyer (Illustrator)
The Sign of Four Spirits by Vicki Delany and Kim Hicks (Narrator)
Six Feet Deep Dish by Mindy Quigley and Holly Adams (Narrator)
Wear the Damn Mask by Izzy the Frenchie, Rick Hendrix, and Shane Jordan (2020)

Miscellaneous
December 2023 Sources

December 2023 Summary

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5 stars: Completely enjoyable or compelling
4 stars: Good but flawed
3 stars: Average
2 stars: OK
1 star: Did not finish

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Beat the Backlist 2024

Ozathon: 12/2023-01/2025

Canadian Book Challenge: 2023-2024

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January in Review: 01/31/24

    Rating out of 5 stars

  1. The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan
  2. Hummus and Homicide by Tina Kashian and Rachel Dulude
  3. Julia's House Goes Home by Ben Hatke
  4. Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! Volume 5 by Sumito Oowara and Kumar Sivasubramanian (translator)
  5. Love Is My Favorite Color by Nina Laden and Melissa Castrillón (Illustrator)
  6. The Marvelous Land of Oz by L. Frank Baum and John R. Neill
  7. My Aunt Is a Monster by Reimena Yee
  8. Night of the Living Deed by E.J. Copperman and Amanda Ronconi (Narrator)
  9. Pumpkin Spice Peril by Jenn McKinlay and Susan Boyce (narrator)
  10. The Secret Starling by Judith Eagle and Kim Geyer (Illustrator)
  11. The Sign of Four Spirits by Vicki Delany and Kim Hicks (Narrator)
  12. Wear the Damn Mask by Izzy the Frenchie, Rick Hendrix, and Shane Jordan (2020)

    Four Stars: (Good but flawed)

  13. Break by Kayla Miller
  14. Dog Dish of Doom by E.J. Copperman and Christy Romano (narrator)
  15. Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges
  16. Lost Lad London, Volume 3 by Shima Shinya
  17. A Night's Tail by Sofie Kelly and Cassandra Campbell (Narrator)
  18. Six Feet Deep Dish by Mindy Quigley and Holly Adams (Narrator)

    Three Stars: (Average)

  19. Basic Color Terms: Their Universality and Evolution by Brent Berlin and Paul Kay
  20. Last Writes by Laura Levine and Brittany Pressley (Narrator)
  21. The Paper Caper by Kate Carlisle

    Two Stars: (OK)

    One Star: (Did not finish)

  22. Layers by Pénélope Bagieu and Montana Kane (Translator)

Books by Age

Books by Source

Books by Age Group
Books by Format

Books and stories read this month (reviews coming)

    Personal Collection

  1. All You Need is Fudge by Nancy CoCo (2016)
  2. The Black Holes by Borja González (2018)
  3. Bulletproof Barista by Cleo Coyle and Rebecca Gibel (Narrator) (2023)
  4. Coconut Drop Dead by Olivia Matthews and Janina Edwards (Narrator) (2023)
  5. The Dog Knight by Jeremy Whitley (2023)
  6. Ducks: Two Years in the Oil Sands by Kate Beaton (2022)
  7. Love Is My Favorite Color by Nina Laden and Melissa Castrillón (Illustrator) (2024)
  8. Mexikid by Pedro Martín (2023)
  9. Mycroft Holmes and the Apocalypse Handbook by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Josh Cassara (Illustrator) (2017)
  10. The Sign of Four Spirits by Vicki Delany and Kim Hicks (Narrator) (2024)
  11. Spy x Family, Volume 10 by Tatsuya Endo, Casey Loe (Translator) (2022)
  12. What an Owl Knows: The New Science of the World's Most Enigmatic Birds by Jennifer Ackerman (2023)

    Research

  13. Andrew Henry's Meadow by Doris Burn (1965)
  14. Little Boy with a Big Horn by Jack Bechdolt and Aurelius Battaglia (Illustrator) (1953)
  15. Little Boy with a Big Horn by Jack Bechdolt and Dan Yaccarino (Illustrator) (2008)
  16. The Marvelous Land of Oz by L. Frank Baum and John R. Neill (1904)
  17. Mislaid in Parts Half-Known by Seanan McGuire (2024)
  18. Saving Juliet by Suzanne Selfors (2008)

    Review

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