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Book club for mothers and daughters in grades 5 and 6.
Last Updated: Mar 20, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates
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Meeting Dates

Next Meeting

April 19 at LNC Middle School Media Center

3:00-3:30 pm

Book: Fish in a Tree, by Linda Mullaly Hunt


2016-17 Dates

September 21, October 19, November 16, January 18,  February 15, March 15, and April 19



2016-17 Reading List

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When You Reach Me - Rebecca Stead
ISBN: 9780375850868
Publication Date: 2010-12-28
September Selection

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Serafina and the Black Cloak - Robert Beatty; No New Art Needed (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781484715116
Publication Date: 2015-07-14

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Serafina and the Twisted Staff - Robert Beatty
ISBN: 9781484775035
Publication Date: 2016-07-12

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Sticks and Stones - Abby Cooper
ISBN: 9780374302870
Publication Date: 2016-07-12

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The War That Saved My Life - Kimberly Brubaker Bradley; Jayne Entwistle (Read by)
ISBN: 9780553556513
Publication Date: 2015-01-13

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Fish in a Tree - Lynda Mullaly Hunt
ISBN: 9780142426425
Publication Date: 2017-03-28

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What is Books and Babes?

Books and Babes is a book club for Mothers and Daughters in Grades 5 and 6 who love to read.

  We meet once a month to discuss and review great books with a strong female character or character building story and to promote reading at LN Charter.

Meetings dates for 2016-2017 are as follows:

September 21 - When you Reach Me, by Rebecca Stead

October 19 - Serafina and the Black Cloak, by Robert Beatty

November 16 - Serafina and the Twisted Staff, by Robert Beatty 

January 18 - Sticks and Stones, by Abby Cooper

February 15 - The War That Saved My Life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

March 15 - Skype with Abby Cooper, author of Sticks and Stones

April 19- Fish in a Tree, by Linda Mullaly Hunt

 New members may join at anytime.  

The meetings are in the Media Center from 3:00-3:30 every 3rd Wednesday at LN Charter Middle School.

For more information email Mrs. Rogowski at


Next Meeting


October 19, 2016


Middle School Media Center


We will discuss

Serafina and the Black Cloak, by Robert Beatty

New members always welcome! 

Hope you can make it!


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Serafina and the Black Cloak - Robert Beatty; No New Art Needed (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781484715116
Publication Date: 2015-07-14


Books we read last year (2015-16)

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Flora and Ulysses - Kate DiCamillo; K. G. Campbell (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780763660406
Publication Date: 2013-09-24

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Wild Things - Clay Carmichael
ISBN: 9781590789148
Publication Date: 2012-09-01

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I Am Malala - Malala Yousafzai; Patricia McCormick (As told to)
ISBN: 9780316327916
Publication Date: 2016-06-14

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Cinder - Marissa Meyer
ISBN: 9781250007209
Publication Date: 2013-01-08

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The Secret Hum of a Daisy - Tracy Holczer
ISBN: 9780147508461
Publication Date: 2015-05-05

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Stargirl - Jerry Spinelli
ISBN: 037582233X
Publication Date: 2002-05-14

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Flipped - Wendelin Van Draanen
ISBN: 9780375825446
Publication Date: 2003-05-13


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