Category: MG Book Reviews

Little Bird Flies (book review)

by Karen McCombie Historical Fiction – Middle Grade (book 1)  My Synopsis: 12-year-old Bridie lives with her family on a remote island of Scotland in 1861. As much as she loves her island, her family, and her best friend, she fears being “stuck” on…

The Serpent’s Secret (book review)

by Sayantani DasGupta Fantasy – Middle Grade (book 1)  Before I get started on this review, let me just say a quick personal note. I realize our current state of things as we all deal with the coronavirus presents writers and bloggers with new…

Remembering the Good Times

by Richard Peck   NOTE: THIS IS A REBLOG FROM ONE YEAR AGO. I decided to repost because summertime often brings back memories of the time I spent with these kids.  When I think back on this book it is very much like thinking…

The Adventures of a South Pole Pig

By Chris Kurtz. At my last library visit, I found a gem of a book that was the one I thought I’d like least of all. The library only had one of the six books I was searching for so I had to browse for…

SWEEP

The Story Of a Girl and Her Monster By Jonathan Auxier. This book has to be my favorite book I’ve read so far in 2019. I love history, I love kid lit, I love monsters, and I love mysteries. This was a perfect combination…