Amazing Audiobooks (#AA2021) Nominees Round Up, April 22 Edition

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A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson; narrated by Bailey Carr, Marisa Calin, Michael Crouch, Gopal Divan, Robert Fass, Kevin R. Free, Sean Patrick Hopkins, Carol Monda, Patricia Santomasso, Shezi Sardar, and Amanda Thickpenny
Listening Library
Publication date: February 4, 2020
ISBN: 978-1984896360

Pippa has never felt settled about a murder in her town that happened 5 years ago.  A girl went missing, and the prime suspect died from apparent suicide before a trial was held. 

As part of a school project she takes on trying to find out what really happened. She ends up working alongside the younger brother of the accused murderer and they uncover a twisting tale finding many people in unfavorable light. Through Pippa’s notebook entries, interviews, and more we hear the story unfold.  

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Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers (#QP2021) Nominees Round Up, April 21 Edition

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Throw Like a Girl by Sarah Henning
Poppy / Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: January 7, 2020
ISBN: 978-0316529501

Liv Rodinsky has been kicked off the softball team and out of her private school after one wrong decision. Now her only chance of getting a softball scholarship rests on convincing the Northland softball coach to let her on the team. The only way to do that is to show the coach she can be a team player.  Luckily for Liv, Grey Worthington, Northland’s quarterback has a plan that helps both of them: become his temporary replacement as quarterback until he’s cleared to play again and he’ll help convince the softball coach (his mother) to let Liv join the team. Liv soon has to navigate training and making a place for herself in a male-dominated sport while keeping it a secret from her family.

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