RSSCategory: Ages 9-12

Beloved Books to Inspire 12-Year-Olds | Shared by Author K.E. Ormsbee

| April 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Beloved Books to Inspire 12-Year-Olds | Shared by Author K.E. Ormsbee

“These stories kept me up way past my bedtime and still hold places of honor on my bookshelf.”

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Juicy Jack Adventures: Meet the Wild Pack, by Leigh Carrasco | Dedicated Review

| April 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Juicy Jack Adventures: Meet the Wild Pack, by Leigh Carrasco | Dedicated Review

It’s summer vacation time for BT and his mom. They are going to visit BT’s grandmother, Abuela in Spanish, at her farm in Peru and this time Jack, BT’s guinea pig, gets to go with them.

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Best Selling Kids Series | April 2015

| April 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | April 2015

This month’s best selling kids series from The Children’s Book Review’s affiliate store is the wonderfully educational series The Adventures of Riley.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | April 2015

| April 3, 2015 | 1 Comment
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | April 2015

This month, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Book 1, by Jeff Kinney, is The Children’s Book Review’s best selling middle grade book.

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Best New Kids Stories | April 2015

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best New Kids Stories | April 2015

We have selected three picture books, a middle grade novel and two young adult books to highlight for this month’s new release kids books. Enjoy perusing our picks for kids and teen books that we feel represent some of the best new kids stories …

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Backwards Moon, by Mary Losure | Author Showcase

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Backwards Moon, by Mary Losure | Author Showcase

Backwards Moon is a tale of adventure, magic, and friendship for anyone who’s ever flown on a broomstick—or wanted to.

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Best Non-Fiction Picture Books of 2014

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment
Best Non-Fiction Picture Books of 2014

The best non-fiction picture books of 2014, as picked by the editors and contributors of The Children’s Book Review.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Jen Calonita, Author of Flunked

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Jen Calonita, Author of Flunked

JEN CALONITA has interviewed everyone from Reese Witherspoon to Justin Timberlake, but the only person she’s ever wanted to trade places with is Disney’s Cinderella. She’s the award-winning author of the My Secrets of My Hollywood Life series.

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Autumn Falls, by Bella Thorne | Book Review

| March 17, 2015 | 1 Comment
Autumn Falls, by Bella Thorne | Book Review

Autumn Falls touches on light bullying, loss, dyslexia, realistic high-school life with accuracy and grace, with plenty of fun in between.

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Seven Wonders: Book 3: The Tomb of Shadows, by Peter Lerangis | Book Review

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Seven Wonders: Book 3: The Tomb of Shadows, by Peter Lerangis | Book Review

Seven Wonders: Book 3: The Tomb of Shadows, by Peter Lerangis will appeal to tweens and teens who like lots of action and danger in their stories and who are curious about ancient history.

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