RSSCategory: Ages 9-12

My Writing and Reading Life: Darlene Beck Jacobson

| October 17, 2014 | 2 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Darlene Beck Jacobson

Darlene Beck Jacobson has loved writing since she was a girl. She wrote letters to everyone she knew and made up stories in her head. She loves bringing the past to life in stories such as WHEELS OF CHANGE, her debut novel.

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Tristan Hunt Series Brings Ocean Science to Young Fiction Audience

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Tristan Hunt Series Brings Ocean Science to Young Fiction Audience

Ellen Prager, PhD, ocean scientist and author, brings ocean science to the young fiction audience with her Tristan Hunt and the Sea guardian series.

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Halloween Books: New Fall and Spook-Worthy Books for Kids

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Halloween Books: New Fall and Spook-Worthy Books for Kids

It’s time to do the Halloween hustle and get books for Halloween into the hands of your ghouls and boys. Don’t get spooked, all of these books are treats and not tricks!

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Houdini’s Tricks and How He Might Have Learnt Them

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Houdini’s Tricks and How He Might Have Learnt Them

Simon Nicholson, author of YOUNG HOUDINI: THE MAGICIAN’S FIRE, discusses how he came up with the idea for his thrilling new series.

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Best Selling Kids Series | October 2014

| October 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | October 2014

The Lets-Read-and-Find-Out Science series is our best selling kids series this month and offers wonderful selections for seasonal science and beyond.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | October 2014

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | October 2014

This month we’ve seen some changes on the best selling middle grade books list due to the well timed releases of Jason Segel’s Nightmares!—a great choice for the upcoming spooky season—and Mike Lupica’s Fantasy League (Did somebody say football?).

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Best New Kids Stories | October 2014

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best New Kids Stories | October 2014

Here are some awesome books for your “Little Humans.” As usual, we’ve picked five kids books that we feel represent some of the best new kids stories

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Mindfulness: Kids Books on Mindfulness, Kindness and Compassion

| September 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
Mindfulness: Kids Books on Mindfulness, Kindness and Compassion

Kids books are a fantastic mechanism to start the discussion with young readers on what is mindfulness and ways to incorporate it into lives.

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Phil Rink Discusses Jimi and Isaac, A Middle Grade Series

| September 25, 2014 | 1 Comment
Phil Rink Discusses Jimi and Isaac, A Middle Grade Series

Phil Rink is an author, a professional mechanical engineer, an inventor and entrepreneur, a licensed ship’s captain, and a private pilot. He also has run science fairs and coached kids for years in sports (mostly soccer) and for Science Olympiad teams.

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Jimi & Isaac 2a: Keystone Species, by Phil Rink | Dedicated Review

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Jimi & Isaac 2a: Keystone Species, by Phil Rink | Dedicated Review

Good friends Jimi and Isaac set off on an oceanic coming-of-age adventure of a lifetime.

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