Mia Mayhem Steals the Show!Featured
Mia finds out that her regular school will be putting on a play about superheroes! As soon as the casting call goes out, Mia’s sure that the main character role was made just for her. Because after all, who better to play the part than a real-life superhero? But when show day comes around and nerves are running high, will Mia be able to take the stage and be herself without revealing her super-secret?
With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Mia Mayhem chapter books are perfect for emerging readers.
Mia is a superhero, a fact only her best friend is aware of. When the school announces their new play is about superheroes, Mia knows she has to try out. Only, things don't go exactly as planned. She's so nervous, she gets stage fright and doesn't do so well. This gets her cast as a tree with no lines. All she can do is watch her friends and classmates prepare for the roles she wanted to play.
With the help of her friend, she quickly turns her disappointment into a positive and realizes there's more she can do to help the production and her fellow actors and actresses.
There's a positive feeling in this book that makes it a pleasure to read. Mia could sulk the entire book, but instead, she finds the good in everything. She just wants to be involved and finds ways to do it. It's a positive message from an adorable little girl. The writing is simple enough for a kid to read it themselves but entertaining enough if they want an adult to read it.
The images are fun and engaging.
Final Verdict: A cute story that's sure to be a hit with little girls and boys everywhere that they can read themselves, with positive messaging and a good moral.