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    The Thing With Feathers by McCall Hoyle

    I haven’t read a book that wasn’t a textbook in a long time. Finally I had the chance this week. Truthfully I didn’t have much interest in this one but thought my daughter might like it since it is a young adult book.  But I decided to read a couple pages just to see and once I picked it up I could not put it down. I love when I find a good book. A little about The Things with Feathers… Sixteen-year-old Emilie Day is not like the other girls from her town on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. She has epilepsy, is homeschooled, and would rather be reading…