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Kidliterate Book Club Reads: Not Your Sidekick

Event date: 
Tuesday, January 24, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Kidliterate invites you to join a group of quirky adults who enjoy reading and discussing Young Adult and Middle Reader books. Drop-ins welcome! 

This month's book is Not Your Sidekick by C.B. Lee

Upcoming Picks Include: 

February: The Secret Battle of Evan Pao by Wendy Wan-Long Shang

March: The Last True Poets of the Sea by Julia Drake

April: Attack of the Black Rectangles by Amy Sarig King

May: A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin

June: A Rover's Story by Jasmine Warga

July: I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys

August: Borders by Thomas King & Natasha Donovan

September: Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

October: The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

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Not Your Sidekick (Sidekick Squad #1) By C.B. Lee Cover Image
ISBN: 9781945053030
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Interlude Press - Duet Books - September 1st, 2016

Welcome to Andover, where superpowers are common, but internships are complicated. Just ask high school nobody, Jessica Tran. Despite her heroic lineage, Jess is resigned to a life without superpowers and is merely looking to beef up her college applications when she stumbles upon the perfect (paid!) internship--only it turns out to be for the towns most heinous supervillain.

Event Summary: 
Kidliterate invites you to join a group of quirky adults who enjoy reading and discussing Young Adult and Middle Reader books. Drop-ins welcome!