Tag: middle grade

Book Review: Wicked Nix by Lena Coakley

Wicked NixAuthor: Lena CoakleyIllustrator: Jaime ZollarsPublisher: Amulet Books (October 9, 2018)Hardcover, 176 pagesGoodreads     |     Amazon     |     Barnes & NobleSummaryMischievous woodland fairy Nix is up to no good. His beloved fairy queen has gone away, leaving him with a very important job: He must protect the forest from a most dangerous enemy—humans.When … Continue reading Book Review: Wicked Nix by Lena Coakley

Book Review: Ogre Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

Ogre EnchantedAuthor: Gail Carson LevineSeries: Ella Enchanted, Book 0.5Publisher: Harper Collins (October 16, 2018)Hardcover, 352 pagesGoodreads     AmazonSummaryIn this prequel to Ella Enchanted, which can stand on its own, young healer Evie is transformed into an ogre by the meddling fairy Lucinda. She’ll turn back only if someone proposes and she accepts!Returning to the land … Continue reading Book Review: Ogre Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

Book Review: Grump: The (Fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves by Liesl Shurtliff

Grump: The (Fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven DwarvesAuthor: Liesl ShurtliffPublisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers (May 29th, 2018)Hardcover, 304 pagesGoodreads   AmazonSummaryFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Rump, comes the true story behind another unlikely hero: a grumpy dwarf who gets tangled up in Snow White's feud with the … Continue reading Book Review: Grump: The (Fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves by Liesl Shurtliff

Kids’ Books Mini Reviews: How to Catch a Mermaid, The Know-Nonsense Guide to Space, Dungeons & Dragons: Big Trouble (Endless Quest)

How to Catch a Mermaidby Adam WallaceChildren's FictionAmazon  GoodreadsSummaryHow do you catch a mermaid?You must be very clever.With mirrors, crowns, and pearls galore, this quest can't last forever!Review - 4 starsThe illustrations in this book are gorgeous. They're so crisp and colorful, they make the book a joy to read. The story is told in a … Continue reading Kids’ Books Mini Reviews: How to Catch a Mermaid, The Know-Nonsense Guide to Space, Dungeons & Dragons: Big Trouble (Endless Quest)

Mini Reviews: (Middle Grade) The Cozies, Krista Kim-Bap, The Toad Who Loved Tea

I've read several middle grade and children's books so far this year, but I don't always have a big long review to say about them so I haven't been posting each with their own review. (Plus there are so many YA and adult novels I want to review, and there are only so many days … Continue reading Mini Reviews: (Middle Grade) The Cozies, Krista Kim-Bap, The Toad Who Loved Tea