Book Review: Magicmals – The Troublemakers by April Enciso

Author: April Enciso Release Date: 18th June 2019 Genre: Middle-Grade Fiction, Children’s Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy Series: Magicmals Edition: E-book Pages: 68 Publisher:  Blurb: After all the excitement of talking Magicmals, disappearing buildings, and space travel last year, ten-year-old Eva, her younger brother Diego, and her best friend Jenny are all looking forward to a nice quiet time in…

Book Review: Magicmals – The Beginning by April Enciso

Author: April Enciso Release Date: 20th January 2019 Genre: Middle-Grade Fiction, Children's Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy Series: Magicmals Edition: E-book Pages: 69 Publisher:  Blurb: When Eva and her brother Diego move to a new city, she expects the worst attending a new school. As she struggles to fit in at her new school, strange things begin to happen to…

Book Review: Naji And The Mystery Of The Dig By Vahid Imani

Author: Vahid Imani Release Date: 9th May 2014 Genre: Middle-Grade Fiction Series: Edition: E-book Pages: 198 Publisher: Stormtop Publishing Blurb: One summer morning, eight-year old Naji woke up to an unusual sound. Three strangers were digging in her courtyard. Naji’s sixth sense warned her: something suspicious was lurking down there. As events unfold and suspense rises, readers will…

Book Review: Braidy Von Althuis And The Dastardly Djinn By Cassidy Dwelis

Author: Cassidy DwelisRelease Date: 30th October 2018Genre: Middle-Grade, Fantasy, SupernaturalSeries: Braidy Von Althuis #3Edition: e-bookPages: 228Publisher: Precursor PublishingBlurb:"He should have known this would happen. Wishes in movies and books seemed to go bad, so why would this one be any different?" Ten-year-old Braidy von Althuis misses his family dearly. Ever since his father, his aunt, and his uncle…

Book Review: Braidy Von Althuis And The Gullible Ghost Hunter by Cassidy Dwelis

Author: Cassidy Dwelis Release Date: 30th March 2018 Genre: Middle-Grade, Fantasy, Supernatural Series: Braidy Von Althuis #2 Edition: e-book Pages: 228 Publisher: Precursor Publishing Blurb: “Braidy felt a churning cauldron of fear stirring in his stomach. Uncle Rolo had the habit of destroying good things.” Ten-year-old Braidy von Althuis finally has what he needs: a good friend,…

Book Review: Braidy Von Althuis And The Pesky Pest Controller by Cassidy Dwelis

Author: Cassidy Dwelis Release Date: 10th May 2017 Genre: Middle-Grade, Fantasy, Supernatural Series: Braidy Von Althuis #1 Edition: e-book Pages: 323 Publisher: Precursor Publishing Blurb: Ten-year-old Braidy von Althuis just wants one thing: to fit in. The other kids at school think he's weird, and for good reason. Despite his oddities, Braidy wants more than anything for…

Audiobook Review: Rebecca Of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin

Author: Kate Douglas Wiggin Narrator: Ann Richardson Release Date: 8th December 2017 Genre: Classic, Children's Fiction Series: – Length: 8 hours 11 minutes Publisher: Post Hypnotic Press Inc.⎮2018 Blurb: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm has delighted readers for over 100 years. Published in 1903, when girls were inevitably depicted as pretty, gentle and proper, Rebecca Rowena Randall burst onto the…

Book Review: Horatio And The Fear Of Dying by J.D. Oldenburg

Author: J.D. Oldenburg Release Date: 4th October 2017 Genre: Children's Fiction Edition: Audiobook Pages: 13 minutes Publisher: J.D. Oldenburg Publishing Blurb: Once upon a time... a brave boy named Horatio challenged and conquered Death, dawning everlasting life over his Kingdom. But as life and death are in love, one without the other became joyless. Soon, Horatio must…

Graphic Novel Review: Nina The Neighborhood Ninja by Sonia Panigrahy

Author: Sonia Panigrahy  Illustrator: Hazel Quintanilla Release Date: 2nd November 2016 Genre: Children's Book | Illustrated | Graphic Novella Edition: Ebook Pages: 44 Publisher: - Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: Nina's a girl who takes charge. She uses her brain and her muscles to complete rescue missions. She doesn't mind getting dirty and climbing trees. It's all part of the life of the everyday…

Graphic Novel Review: Warren The 13th And The All-Seeing Eye

Author: Tania del Rio Illustrator: Will Staehle  Release Date: November 24, 2015 Series: - Genre:  Fantasy | Mystery | Paranormal | Children's Fiction | Adventure | Sequential Arts > Graphic Novel Edition: ASCM Pages: 113 Publisher: Quirk Books Distributer: - Source: NetGalley Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb:  Meet Warren the 13th, a cursed 12-year-old Victorian bellhop who’s terribly unlucky . . . yet perpetually…

Picture Book Review: The Most Magnificent Thing

Author: Ashley Spires Release Date:March 31, 2016 Series: – Genre: Suspense, Thriller, Mystery, Speculative Fiction Edition: Paperback Pages: 250 Publisher: Obsidian Dawn Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: A warning from a stranger. "Nothing you know is real. Your name isn't Shawn Jaffe, you're not an investment broker, and you're not from Ohio." But the stranger is murdered before he…

Book Review: A Fairy Extraordinary Christmas Story

Author: A.J. York  Release Date: December 1, 2015 Series: None Genre: Children's Fantasy|Fairytales|Magic|Middlegrade| Edition: Ebook (mobi) Pages: 31 Publisher: Nova Sky Books Source: Author (Thanks, Jen!) Buy it here: Amazon Blurb A fully illustrated Christmas story that will make your heart sing! Upstairs in the Anderson’s attic there is chatter coming from the Christmas, Easter and…

Comic Book Review: Apocalypse Meow Meow (ARC)

Brownie, Apollo, and their ragtag group of strays have raided the grocery store and defeated some very mean mutts--but now they've run out of food. So when the crew discovers a nearby Twonkies factory, and all the Twonkies they could ever eat, they think they've got it made.