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Crenshaw - by Applegate Review and Giveaway!

Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate (Goodreads Author) Hardcover, 256 pages Expected publication: September 22nd 2015 by Feiwel & Friends ISBN 1250043239 (ISBN13: 9781250043238) Goodreads Blurb: Jackson and his family have fallen on hard times. There's no more money for rent. And not much for food, either. His parents, his little sister, and their dog may have to live in their minivan. Again. Crenshaw is a cat. He's large, he's outspoken, and he's imaginary. He has come back into Jackson's life to help him. But is an imaginary friend enough to save this family from losing everything? Source: ARC from publisher My Thoughts: There is so much to love about this book. (Be sure to enter the giveaway for a copy down below!) Crenshaw is timely, yet also timeless. So many kids are struggling in families who are just barely making ends meet. This is something that, unfortunately, is a very timely topic. Yet there are not so many "current day"