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The Titanic Mission - Flashback Four #2

This is the second book in a fantastic time travel series for older elementary school age children; or middle school children. This book brings historical events to life and lets the reader live in a time that they probably don’t understand...

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Hamstersaurus Rex vs. Squirrel Kong - Hamstersaurus Rex, #2

"Hamstersaurus Rex vs. Squirrel Kong" is just as good if not better than the others in this series. These stories are some of the best children's books my daughter and I have read together. I am so over joyed that she loves them. These book...

5 Stars

Stick Cat: Cats in the City

"Stick Cat" is at it again and this adventure is like no other. It's full of cats and we're in the city! We love how the author draws and tells these stories. Little kids and older kids and well I have to say even adults will have fun with...

5 Stars

The Summer of Bad Ideas

Review by Endy (12 years old) “The Summer of Bad Ideas” is pretty cute and I really thought it was interesting that they were going to Florida. I live there. I think that kids my age should know that some of the ideas in this book can get y...

3 Stars

Apartment 1986

This is Endy, Jessica’s daughter! I enjoy reviewing the middle grade books. This book has a lot of really sad things! I really liked how Callie kept going always trying to see the good things around her. I try to do the same thing. This is...

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Chester and Gus

This was one of the best children's books I've read in awhile. Chester longs to be a service dog but he failed his service dog training due to his fear of loud noises. He ends up getting adopted by a family with an autistic son, Gus. Cheste...

5 Stars

No Fear! - King of the Bench, #1

At first, this book moved way to slow for my liking. So I put it down and came back to it with my daughter. We decided to read it together and I’m glad we did. This book had us laughing at moments and had us pulled in pretty quickly. I thin...

4 Stars

The Initiation - Lock and Key, #1

“Lock and Key: The Initiation” is an enjoyable read from the beginning till the end. Readers will be drawn into the story with the very interesting take on Moriarty and Sherlock Holmes. The story is told from Moria Moriarty's POV. We get to...

4 Stars

Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal

This book takes reading a comic book to a much higher level. It’s creative and imaginative with characters. Talking pigs and elves help in the battle between two mad scientists battling between good and evil. The illustrations are outstandi...

4 Stars
  • Author: DanTDM
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's, Kids: Middle Grade, Debut Title, * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Kingpin - Cartel Trilogy, #2

“Kingpin” is book two in the Cartel Trilogy. I really enjoyed this dark and gritty read. If you are seeking a soft romance, then this series is not for you. However, if you enjoy walking on the dark side, like me, then any of Ms. Germain's...

4 Stars

Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes

Sorry guys no video for this one. Awesome Annie is a sick little girl right now. “Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes” is a very cute book. It had a little bit of a mystery and a great lesson on second chances and forgiveness. It’s full o...

5 Stars

Hamstersaurus Rex - Hamstersaurus Rex, #1

Awesome Annie and Jessica here for another kids books review. We have been reading “Hamstersaurus Rex” for a few days and are so in love!!! Between the pages of this book is such a cute story about a hamster on the loose. Even though this b...

5 Stars

Disruption - Book #1

Jessica Shirvington has just jumped up to being one of my favorite young adult authors. This book ends with you wanting more of the story. Yes I NEED to know what happens next. There is a semi-cliffhanger going on here. I don't normally lik...

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Forward - My Story Young Readers' Edition

I found this story interesting, inspiring and one that I would probably say is geared towards high school/upper middle school students. While Ms. Wambach does take you through her professional and personal life, the way she did is was to ma...

4 Stars
  • Author: Abby Wambach
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Biographies & Memoirs, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

I Am a Story

Dan Yaccarino has written a book that is quite simple, but will get readers thinking about it from the beginning. I love that different types of storytelling are depicted here. This is a book that will not only have the reader thinking, but...

5 Stars

Moo

“Moo” is amazing. It’s an easy to read and very funny. I was very sad that someone I loved died but I kind of got over it (not really). I really loved that “Moo” centered on a cow and not just people. I was very entertained with this book a...

5 Stars

Eleven and Holding

“eleven and holding” by Mary Penney is a wonderfully deceptive story that starts with a simple premise and slowly becomes increasingly more poignant and emotional. I love the way the author invested me with Macy’s perspective and the reason...

5 Stars
  • Author: Mary Penney
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Kids: Children's, Kids: Middle Grade
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Argos - The Story of Odysseus as Told by His Loyal Dog

I absolutely loved this book. I will admit at first it was strange reading from a dogs POV, but once I started getting further into the book the more and more I enjoyed it. I actually found myself looking up some of the gods online to see w...

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Mrs. Meyer Is on Fire! - My Weirdest School #4

The “My Weirdest School” books are silly, educational and contagious. I love the puns and I find myself smiling and laughing as I read. There are also notes in “Mrs. Meyer Is on Fire!” that reference other parts of the book, like the title,...

5 Stars

License to Thrill - The Genius Files #5

I am a fan of this author and his other series "My Weirder School". He has a way with words that captures a child's attention and keeps them hooked from page to page. They plot is fun and mysterious, yet educational. I LOVED this book. My n...

5 Stars

The Fog Diver - Fog Diver, #1

My twelve year old, Endy, read this book and this is what she says. I have been a fan of Terminator forever, thanks to my mom and dad. This book is a lot like that series. The world is covered in fog and these nanobyte things that were set...

5 Stars

The Lost Compass - Fog Diver, #2

My twelve year old daughter took over the review for this book :). It’s me again! Endy! I reviewed the first book in the Fog Diver series for my mom and now I’m reviewing book two, “The Lost Compass”. I picked this book up right after finis...

5 Stars

Space Invaders - Alien in My Pocket #8

Zack has gotten into his fair share of trouble since alien Amp crashed through his bedroom window. Over time the two have been on a bunch of adventures and this book tells the story of their last one together. In this last episode space shi...

4 Stars

Willie & Me - Baseball Card Adventures

“Willie & Me” by Dan Gutman is a fun imaginative children’s story that presents a lot of baseball history and lore in a fun fashion. The great breezy style that gives a young boy’s perspective on both baseball and life is combined with the...

4 Stars

All Day and a Night - Ellie Hatcher, #5

He has been serving a life sentence for the serial murders of six women eighteen years ago but now Anthony Amaro’s case is about to be revisited after the recent violent death of psychotherapist Helen Brunswick. Defense lawyer Carrie Blank...

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Johnny Hangtime

Dan Gutman, what a great author! He has come up with great ideas for children that do not like typical children's books. My niece and I have read some of his books and we love them a lot. I saw “Johnny Hangtime” and thought it would be grea...

4 Stars

Stick Cat: A Tail of Two Kitties

Stick Cat: A Tail of Two Kitties is just adorable on over load!! You think you love Stick Dog? Well he needs to move over and make way for Stick Cat!! My daughter and I really hope this author makes more stick animal stories because these t...

5 Stars

Wise Words to Color - Inspiration to Live and Color By

This is a great book for those who enjoy quotes and coloring. It's not one of my all time favorites, but I did find some pages that fit my personality. Coloring books are like art books, each one is unique and draws in a different group of...

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The Pages Between Us - Pages Between Us, #1

The Pages Between Us is filled with a really fun idea and concept of sharing based on artsy type of things like blogging and writing letters. I would have loved having someone to share with like this. I thought that it was a fun way to get...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Lindsey Leavitt, Robin Mellom
  • Review by: Deal Sharing Aunt
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Kids: Children's, Kids: Middle Grade
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

All Together Now - Picture Perfect #5

There are so many books today for kids that include electronics. I was really happy that this book was about a family vacation and the main problem was that the family was spending too much time together. I come from a large Italian family...

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Rise of the Ragged Clover - The Luck Uglies #3

This is the third and final book in the Luck Uglies series. In this action packed story, Rye's is headed back to the village of Drowning to try and rescue her father. The town is filled with Bog Noblins and people are afraid to venture out...

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Warriors of the Storm - Saxon Tales

Although the names of the characters may be a challenge to pronounce while the setting and time period are far back in history, the ongoing saga of Bernard Cornwell’s Saxon Tales series continues to hold its audience and draw new readers. T...

4 Stars

World Zombination - The Zombie Chasers #7

Can 6 kids and a dog save the world? In this final installment of the 'Zombie Chasers' series, the group is sent off to Madagascar to find an important item to help scientists create a cure for the zombie virus. More things are needed and t...

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Forest of Wonders - Wing & Claw, #1

This book is for children 8 to 12 so I expected a fairly simple story which is not what I got at all. Instead, I found a story that is very complex with multiple characters and inventive locations. I quickly found myself unable to put this...

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The Lincoln Project - Flashback Four #1

This is the first book in a new time travel series for older elementary school/middle school children. In incorporates futuristic technologies with current ones to allow restrictive time travel. Those traveling aren’t adults but young teens...

4 Stars

The Promise - Seven Wonders Journals

My daughter who is eleven is a diehard fan of this series. She devoured this as soon as she got home. She said that she loves how these journals are released right before the next book comes out. It helps to refresh her mind on what happene...

5 Stars

The Legend of the Rift - Seven Wonders, #5

This review is from my eleven year old as she loves this series. ----- ADDICTED!! I’M ADDICTED, I NEED MORE!! The ending to this one was so amazing and surprising. I so didn’t see it coming. I really was hoping that someone messed up since...

5 Stars

Wacky and Wild! - Guinness World Records

The Guinness Book of World Records is a famous collection of facts. I was so excited to get the Wacky and Wild version of this. The cover has a man holding a giant hot dog and grinning. I really enjoyed the way the author has the sections d...

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Super Humans! - Guinness World Records

I remember waiting each year for the full collection of Guinness Book of World Records to come out. It was always so fascinating. The Super Humans edition is jam packed full of tricks, feats, and records that will astound. Some make you smi...

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Wacky Wheels - Guinness World Records, I Can Read Level 2

For kids who love things with wheels, this is an interesting book. It shows the world record holders for some of the tallest, largest and heaviest wheeled vehicles. There is one small vehicle built by high school students which should spark...

4 Stars

Daring Dogs - Guinness World Records, I Can Read Level 2

Dogs, dogs and more dogs……big dogs, small dogs and surfing dogs. There are so many interesting dogs in this world record book that you won’t believe it. Though this book is for beginner readers, make sure you are there to read it with them....

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Biggest and Smallest! - Guinness World Records

Who knew there were Guinness records set for the largest yoyo or the smallest teddy bear? This book is divided into 7 sections and each section explores the biggest and the smallest of different things. Section 1 is Astounding Animals. From...

4 Stars

Amazing Body Records! - Guinness World Records

Guinness Body Records will amaze and having you shaking your head. This is so much more than the tallest person or the smallest. There are 9 chapters that explore world records from the top of a human’s head to the bottom of their feet. Som...

4 Stars

The Box and the Dragonfly - The Keepers #1

This is another book that is great for boys and girls. In this series starter we follow along while our MC Horace (love the name btw). He sees a sign for the bus and well everything changes for him in that moment. This is a very fast paced...

5 Stars

The Harp and the Ravenvine - The Keepers #2

So shortly after finishing this book I found my 11 year old was online looking up books from this author. She was thrilled to find out that I already had book two in this series. I haven't seen her this happy about a book in a while. So off...

5 Stars

Seven Black Diamonds

Seven Black Diamonds is a book I was so happy to receive. I was a diehard fan of the Wicked Lovely series so when I found this I jumped on ship and hoped to be blown away! But, unfortunately this happy cruise didn’t last long. Shortly into...

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Just My Luck

Everything is falling apart for Benny but he just keeps going. 4th grade may not have been what he thought it was going to be. His family is going through a ton of stuff. It was a great read about a boy who wasn't all that special, he was a...

4 Stars

20,000 Nerds Under the Sea - The Nerdy Dozen #3

Another really enjoyable book in the Nerdy Dozen series. In this installment Neil and his group of video game playing friends are off on another adventure. They have gotten together at the Reboot Robiski's video-game convention to try out a...

4 Stars

Cash Landing

Robbing a cargo plane millions of dollars would end all of Ruban's financial problems. However, once he had the money, he was encountering even more problems especially when there were other players involved in the robbery, including close...

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Henry Cicada's Extraordinary Elktonium Escapade

This was a big hit with the kids in my household. Henry is the son of inventors and his mother has created a substance called Elktonium. It's in various places in their home including the dog house. One day a trip inside leads to Henry bein...

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