Fangbone! Third-Grade Barbarian by Michael Rex You probably already know how hard it can be to get some boys to read. And there are plenty of worthy books out there for boys. But now there’s FANGBONE: Third Grade Barbarian! Fangbone, son of Steelbeard the Bold of the mighty Lizard Clan is sent from a different […]
Poopendous How could I not talk to you about this book? Go on a fantastic adventure-filled field-trip with Professor P. Poopdeck! He’ll tell you everything you ever wanted to know about poop but weren’t sure you wanted to ask. This informative and funny book tells you about all sorts of uses for, names of, and […]
Same Sun Here This is what I’m excited to take a look at next: Same Sun Here, by Silas House & Neela Vaswani. Two children in totally different places, living the same story, become pen-pals and share their experiences with each other. Sounds like a great read!
More by I.C. Springman. The magpie is building a nest and finds all kinds of objects to make it look homey. Watches, keys, marbles and so much more are used to create his nest. But the squirrel notices that the magpie has just too much. The magpie ignores the warnings and sees the needs for […]
The Cabinet of Earths The Cabinet of Earths takes modern day alchemy to a whole new level. What is the Society of Philosophical Chemistry, and who is the strange man in the salamander house? Maya’s life, now transplanted to Paris for a year where her father’s job has taken them, is turned upside down and […]
Winterling Winterling is a beautiful story about a realm of magic, powerful queens, and shape-shifters, where your word is the most binding thing you can give. Fer, a bold young girl who will stop at nothing to discover the story of her parents despite her grandmother’s guidance and misgivings, stumbles upon this strange world by […]
Steampunk! An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories What IS this ‘steampunk’ idea people seem to be talking about? That in itself is a fairly good question, and this book, the aptly titled anthology – Steampunk!, helps to answer just that. I really loved this book. It’s filled with stories that together help showcase […]
Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site by Tom Lichtenheld, Sherri Duskey Rinker This is for construction fans and truck lovers! And some of us are still drawn to heavy machinery. Throw in a few firetrucks and we’re talking bliss!
Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet (Hardcover)By Jane O’Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser, Illustrator$17.999780061703812HarperCollins, 02/07/201232 Pages Fancy Nancy is ready for the spotlight! Fancy Nancy and her best friend, Bree, couldn’t be more excited about their upcoming dance show. After all, it’s all about mermaids—and who knows how to be a fancy, glamorous mermaid better than […]
All Kinds of Kisses (Hardcover)By Nancy Tafuri$16.99 9780316122351Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 01/01/2012Pages: 32 There are all kinds of kisses…Cheep kisses. Moo kisses. Maaa kisses. Coo kisses…But the best kiss of all…Is Mommy’s kiss goodnight. Sweet dreams, little one! Mommies and babies aren’t the only ones who enjoy sharing kisses. All throughout the […]