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Author Chat with Hayley Krischer (The Falling Girls), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Hayley Krischer, author of The Falling Girls ! Read on for more about Hayley, her book, and a giveaway!         Meet Hayley Krischer ! Hayley Krischer is a journalist and author of young adult fiction. Her debut novel, Something Happened to Ali Greenleaf,...
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Abigail Lowry
This cover looks gorgeous!
Tuesday, 19 October 2021 11:36
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Author Chat with Dianne K. Salerni (Jadie in Five Dimensions), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Dianne K Salerni, author of Jadie in Five Dimensions ! Read on for more about Dianne, her book, and a giveaway!           Meet Dianne K. Salerni ! Dianne K. Salerni has written many books for children and young adults, including state-award nominated...
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Featured Review: Hazel's Shadow (Nicole MacCarron)

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About This Book: Hazel longs to forget the soul-sucking Shadow only she can see. But when the Shadow raises the dead, she would rather die than risk her sister's soul. Before the undead attacked, Hazel's life was simple: look out for Kelly, make the wrestling team, hide her crush, and keep...
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Kids Review: Corgi Can (Junyi Wu)

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About This Book: An adorable board book of puppy love. Corgi can do LOTS of things. Corgi can play! Corgi can cuddle! Corgi can shake! Corgi can...roll around in a muddy puddle. Oh, corgi. There are so many things you can do, and so many reasons that we love you. This...
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Middle Grade Review: Lights, Camera, Danger (Alien Superstar #2) (Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver)

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About This Book: Emmy Award winner Henry Winker and Lin Oliver are back for the second installment of the New York Times bestselling middle grade series that Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney calls “truly out of this world!” After escaping his oppressive red dwarf planet and landing a...
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Giveaway: Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre (Brandy Colbert) ~ (US Only)

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Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Author: Brandy Colbert Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books/Balzer + Bray Publish Date: October 5th, 2021           About the Book     In the early morning of June 1, 1921, a white mob marched...
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Author Chat with Meaghan McIsaac (The Bear House #1), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Meaghan McIsaac, author of The Bear House #1 ! Read on for more about Meaghan, her book, and a giveaway!           Meet Meaghan McIsaac ! Meaghan McIsaac is the author of several books for young readers, including  The Boys of Fire and...
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Amanda
What a gorgeous cover! The book sounds fantastic
Friday, 15 October 2021 11:37
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Author Chat with CT Liotta (No Good About Goodbye), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with CT Liotta, author of No Good About Goodbye ! Read on for more about CT, his book, and a giveaway!           Meet CT Liotta ! CT Liotta was born and raised in West Virginia before moving to Ohio for college, where he...
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Kids Review: If You Miss Me (Jocelyn Li Langrand)

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About This Book: A healing story of loss and love, this beautiful picture book reminds us that the people who mean the most to us are always with us. Charlie loves to dance her way through life with her grandma. They may not always be together, but each time they part...
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Middle Grade Review: Children of the Fox (Thieves of Shadow 1) (Kevin Sands)

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About This Book: Ocean's Eleven meets The False Prince in this thrilling heist story for young readers, in which five kids with unusual talents are brought together to commit an impossible crime. Failure is unacceptable ... but success could be deadly. From the bestselling author of the Blackthorn Key series, this...
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