Tag Archives: middle grades

November releases that interest me

November releases that have piqued my curiosity, 2011 edition. Continue reading

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Coming Soon! October 2011

October 2011 releases that have caught my interest. Continue reading

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Coming Soon: September releases that I’d like to get my hands on

Wolf Mark  Joseph Bruchac paranormal/YA September 2011 Lee and Low/Tu Books ISBN: 9781600606618 392 pages This isn’t my usual flavor of paranormal, but it looks so interesting, and different to my eyes, that I’d really like to read this. Apparently the … Continue reading

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Review: Triskellion 2: The Burning by Will Peterson

This was a fun read, and one I’d feel comfortable recommending to my niece and friend’s middle grades readers, though I’d caution them that there are character deaths and sideways mentions of torture. Continue reading

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Reading Meme – Day Thirty

Day Thirty – Saddest character death   Old Dan and Little Ann in Where the Red Fern Grows. My old paperback was warped from all the tears I shed over those two dogs as a kid. I think the first … Continue reading

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Reading Meme – Day Twenty-eight

Day Twenty-eight: First book obsession The Babysitter’s Club. I was seriously obsessed with this series long after I moved past it in reading level.

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Reading Meme Day Thirteen

Day Thirteen – Favorite childhood book I think I covered my childhood favorite pretty well on day four of the meme, so here I’ll mention my favorite childhood chapter book. Surprising no one at this point, that is Anne of … Continue reading

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Review: Triskellion, by Will Peterson

It is pretty clear from the get go, to both the reader and the twins, that something is going on in Triskellion. There are secrets upon secrets, and no one is telling them anything. Continue reading

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