Princess Inc. by Mari Mancusi

“Twelve-year-old Hailey and her friends form a unique babysitter’s club in order to raise money to see their favorite YouTube star at a local ComicCon in this hilarious M!X novel.” (Blurb) I will start by saying I love Mari Mancusi’s books! The woman can write any genre and does it all so very well! Princesses […]

Solo by Kwame Alexander

Novels written in verse are a sure fire way to get all kids, especially reluctant readers to read and enjoy poetry. Kwame has a way with words, his words and stories strike a cord with so many kids today. His storytelling is one of a kind. Kwame Alexander is a writer you want to have […]

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Talking cats and boys with antennae might seem pretty weird–but not if you’re from Planet Z!   Zeke Zander and his family are aliens from Planet Z. So when their spaceship crashes on earth, they must pretend to be humans until they can fix their ship and return home. But with antennae on their heads […]

Waste of Space by Gina Damico

A Crazy & Compelling Satire! With so much reality TV these days, we never know what is real anymore. This book does a great job in capturing that truth. It was over the top, funny in places and very scary at how disconnected some people are from basic human decency. Very relevant to the time […]

Little Excavator by Anna Dewdney

  What could possibly be as appealing as Anna Dewdney’s llamas? Anna Dewdney’s trucks!   The Big Rigs are working hard at the construction site when Little Excavator rolls up, eager to help. But Little Excavator isn’t big enough to CHUG CHUG CHUG! like the Dump Truck as it loads dirt to lug or MOUND […]

The Many Worlds of Albie Bright by Christopher Edge

This book has so much heart, so much sorrow and so many laughs, it was so hard to put down.

Welcome to Wonderland #2: Beach Party Surf Monkey by: Chris Grabenstein

Living in a motel really IS all it’s cracked up to be! Especially if you live in a beach motel and the hottest teen idols in the world are filming a movie right near you! Now to convince Hollywood that your motel is the perfect place to be for this beach movie setting! Fun in the sun, […]

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya

Favorite Families in Children’s Literature By Pablo Cartaya I have a big loud Cuban-American family. We have disagreements, celebrate successes together, bicker, complain, cry, laugh, you name it my family does it together. I think back to the influential books that stayed with me, and I realize that many of them have big colorful families […]

Dragons Love Tacos 2

Time traveling with tacos has never been so fun! Enjoyable for children and adults alike! Illustrations are whimsical and delightful.  We enjoyed this book even more than the first! a Rafflecopter giveaway ADAM RUBIN BIO:   Adam Rubin is the New York Times best-selling author of a half dozen critically-acclaimed picture books including Secret Pizza Party and Robo-Sauce. He […]

HAMSTER PRINCESS: GIANT TROUBLE by: Ursula Vernon

Giant fun in this latest Hamster Princess installment! These books just get better and better!  This adventure filled adaption of Jack and the Beanstalk is utterly clever, perfectly witty, and wonderfully enchanting! I love Harriet Hamsterbone so much!! I want more and more and more! a Rafflecopter giveaway Ursula Vernon is a full-time author and illustrator whose work has won […]