Title: The Artsy Mistake Mystery Author: Sylvia McNicoll Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, mystery, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: They say he’s been stealing art. But is Attila being framed? Outdoor art is disappearing all over the neighbourhood! From elaborate Halloween decorations to the Stream of Dreams fish display across the fence at Stephen and Renée’s … Continue reading ARC Review: The Artsy Mistake Mystery
Title: Furthermore Author: Tahereh Mafi Genre & Age Group: Fantasy, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: Alice Alexis Queensmeadow 12 rates three things most important: Mother, who wouldn’t miss her; magic and color, which seem to elude her; and Father, who always loved her. Father disappeared from Ferenwood with only a ruler, almost three years ago. But she will have to travel through … Continue reading Furthermore Review
Title: Piglettes Author: Clementine Beauvais Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, young adult, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: A wickedly funny and life-affirming coming-of-age roadtrip story - winner of France's biggest prize for teen and YA fiction. Awarded the Gold, Silver and Bronze trotters after a vote by their classmates on Facebook, Mireille, Astrid and Hakima are … Continue reading ARC Review: Piglettes
Title: Beyond a Large Steep Hill Author: Leigh Belrose Genre & Age Group: Fantasy, folktale, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: While playing a game of ‘Blind Man’s Buff’ with his child friends on his Birthday, ten-year-old Everett loses his footing and tumbles down a large steep hill. From here on, a fantastical dream-like adventure begins. In … Continue reading ARC Review: Beyond a Large Steep Hill
About the book: Title: White Jade Tiger Author: Julie Lawson Genre & Age Group: Historical fiction, sci-fi, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: 1994 Sheila A. Egoff Children s Literature Prize Winner 1995 Silver Birch Award Shortlisted 1994 CLA Book of the Year Award Runner-up On a trip to Chinatown, thirteen-year-old Jasmine steps through a doorway back … Continue reading ARC Review: White Jade Tiger
About the book: Title: Katie Cox Goes Viral Author: Marianne Levy Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, middle grade Goodreads Netgalley Synopsis: Everybody's watching Katie Cox... Katie Cox is used to going unnoticed- by her mom, her dad, even her best friend. But when a video of her singing in her bedroom goes viral, she becomes … Continue reading ARC Review: Katie Cox Goes Viral
*I received a digital ARC of this book via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.* About the book: Title: When Dreams Come True Author: Rebecca Emin Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, realistic fiction, middle grade Goodreads Synopsis: Charlie is happiest when biking with Max and Toby, or watching films with Allie. But when Charlie reaches … Continue reading ARC Review: When Dreams Come True!
Hi everyone! I'm so sorry for the lack of a post yesterday, I was so busy! Today I will be reviewing three Judy Blume books in one; Are You There God? It's Me Margaret, Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing, and Otherwise Known as Sheila The Great! (Synopsises are from Goodreads) About the books: 1. Are You … Continue reading Judy Blume Cross Review and Days 21 & 22 of 30 Day Book Challenge!