Review | Betwixters: Once Upon a Time by Laura Cantu

Betwixters: Once Upon a Time by Laura C. Cantu A mysterious forest near the cozy town of Herogate is more than what it seems. The Gnarled trees appear to breathe, gloomy storms follow you around, and prowling shadows come to life before your very eyes. The forest is guarded by a strange old man and … Continue reading Review | Betwixters: Once Upon a Time by Laura Cantu

Review: The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles) by Rick Riordan

The Red Pyramid (The Kane Chronicles #1) by Rick Riordan Since his mother's death six years ago, Carter Kane has been living out of a suitcase, traveling the globe with his father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr. Julius Kane. But while Carter's been homeschooled, his younger sister, Sadie, has been living with their grandparents in London. … Continue reading Review: The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles) by Rick Riordan

Review: Surviving Horse Island by Karl Steam

Surviving Horse Island (Kids vs. Nature, #3) by Karl Steam Josh and three of his classmates have proven they can survive a forest and a desert, but what about an island? Can they finish a third mission and make it home alive? It's almost the last day of classes in 6th Grade, and classmates Josh, … Continue reading Review: Surviving Horse Island by Karl Steam

Review: Surviving Desert View by Karl Steam

Surviving Desert View (Kids vs. Nature, #2) by Karl Steam Josh and three of his sixth-grade classmates find themselves stranded in the wilderness, again. Surviving in a forest was one thing. Can they survive a desert too? Their situation takes a turn for the worse when they realize that their previous wilderness adventure was not … Continue reading Review: Surviving Desert View by Karl Steam

Review: Surviving Moose Lake by Karl Steam

Surviving Moose Lake (Kids vs. Nature, #1) by Karl Steam Getting placed in a lousy group for a class assignment is bad enough, but it’s a thousand times worse when you get stranded in the wilderness with that group. Will Josh and three of his sixth-grade classmates have the skills they need to survive the … Continue reading Review: Surviving Moose Lake by Karl Steam

Review: The People That Fall Out of Pictures by Anne Wentworth

The People That Fall Out Of Pictures by Anne Wentworth Every family has at least one secret, right? Jolene Poetic has just completed seventh grade and thanks to Billy Marsden, is now looking ahead to a rather lonely summer. Jolene has a couple of strikes against her when it comes to making friends. Her Aunt … Continue reading Review: The People That Fall Out of Pictures by Anne Wentworth

Children’s Book: The Carrot, The Egg & the Teabag by AM Marcus

Children's Book: The Carrot, the Egg and the Tea Bag by A.M. Marcus (Goodreads Author) with Oliver Bundoc (Illustrator) This promising narrative follows the ventures of a young girl named Sharon who learns of the importance of self-determination and perseverance when faced with difficult challenges in her everyday life. Overwhelmed by her determination to succeed, … Continue reading Children’s Book: The Carrot, The Egg & the Teabag by AM Marcus

Review: Little Boy Lost (The Librarian #1) by Eric Hobbs

Little Boy Lost (The Librarian #1) by Eric Hobbs Wesley Bates thinks his life pretty much sucks. He's landed at the bottom of his school's popularity ladder, and bully Randy Stanford seems to be waiting around every corner. The troubled teen thinks he's found a way to escape his real-world problems when he stumbles upon … Continue reading Review: Little Boy Lost (The Librarian #1) by Eric Hobbs