RSSCategory: Ages 9-12

If You Were Me and Lived In … | Carole P. Roman Blog Tour 2016

| July 20, 2016 | 2 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived In … | Carole P. Roman Blog Tour 2016

Join us as we go on tour with award-winning author Carole P. Roman…

Carole P. Roman has won numerous awards for her cultural series written for children ages 4 and up: IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN … AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURES AROUND THE WORLD. Now she is introducing a spin-off series for older children: IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN … AN INTRODUCTION TO CIVILIZATIONS THROUGHOUT TIME

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Phyllis Perry Discusses Stand Up and Whistle | Author Interview

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Phyllis Perry Discusses Stand Up and Whistle | Author Interview

Phyllis Perry discusses Stand Up and Whistle, an intelligently written work that young readers will certainly enjoy.

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Stand Up and Whistle, by Phyllis Perry | Dedicated Review

| July 19, 2016 | 1 Comment
Stand Up and Whistle, by Phyllis Perry | Dedicated Review

Stand Up and Whistle is an intelligently written work that young readers will certainly enjoy. It powerfully combines social protest, environmentalism, and some very effective education on ecosystems—especially as it pertains to the often-overlooked role of more modest creatures like prairie dogs.

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Illustration Inspiration: Mark Crilley, Creator of The Drawing Lesson: A Graphic Novel That Teaches You How To Draw

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Mark Crilley, Creator of The Drawing Lesson: A Graphic Novel That Teaches You How To Draw

MARK CRILLEY is the author of Mastering Manga, Mastering Manga 2, and The Realism Challenge, as well as several manga novels, including the Akiko, Miki Falls, Billy Clikk, and Brody’s Ghost series.

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Cole’s Perfect Puppy: Perfect Puppies: Book One, by Frances Crossno | Dedicated Review

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Cole’s Perfect Puppy: Perfect Puppies: Book One, by Frances Crossno | Dedicated Review

Cole’s Perfect Puppy is the first book in the PERFECT PUPPIES series—a new series of Christian novels written by Frances Crossno. This heartwarming tale is about a young boy, his love of dogs, and the importance of kindness.

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Best Selling Kids Series | July 2016

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | July 2016

This month’s best selling kids series from The Children’s Book Review’s affiliate store is Jennifer Chambliss Bertman’s The Book Scavenger series, an adventurous middle grade series filled with clues.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | July 2016

| July 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | July 2016

Peter Brown’s The Wild Robot, a heartwarming and action packed middle grade novel, is at the top of our best selling middle grade books sold through our affiliate store.

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Best New Kids Books | July 2016

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best New Kids Books | July 2016

The picture books have it! What an abundance of cute, fun, and thought-provoking stories to choose from.

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Stumbling On A Tale, by Suzanne Roche | Dedicated Review

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Stumbling On A Tale, by Suzanne Roche | Dedicated Review

Stumbling on a Tale would be an excellent book for children learning about the medieval time period. What a fun way to introduce historical facts in this exciting adventure!

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Marshmallows Over Manhattan: A Novel, by William Weger | Dedicated Review

| June 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Marshmallows Over Manhattan: A Novel, by William Weger | Dedicated Review

Author William Weger sets out to encourage readers to think outside of the box with Marshmallows Over Manhattan: A Novel, which grew from a bedtime story that he used to tell his daughter.

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