The Girl with the Ghost Machine

Author: Lauren DeStefano Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy Format: Hardcover Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens Release Date: June 6, 2017 Pages: 224 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: When Emmaline Beaumont’s father started building the ghost machine, she didn’t expect it to bring her mother back from the dead. […]

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You Can’t Win Them All, Rainbow Fish

Author: Marcus Pfister Genre: Childrens Format: Hardcover Publisher: NorthSouth Books Release Date: June 6, 2017 Pages: 32 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: Everyone loses once in a while. But being a good sport when you lose isn’t always easy—not even for Rainbow Fish. A lighthearted look […]

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Stitched

Writer: Mariah McCourt Illustrator: Aaron Alexovich Genre: Middle Grade Format: Paperback Publisher: Charmz Release Date: May 2, 2017 Pages: 96 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: Crimson Volania Mulch has a problem; she just woke up in a crypt and, besides her name, has no idea of […]

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Spork

Author: Kyo Maclear Illustrator: Isabelle Arsenault Genre: Childrens Format: Hardcover Publisher: Kids Can Press Release Date: September 1, 2010 Pages: 32 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: His mum is a spoon. His dad is a fork. And he’s a bit of both. He’s Spork! Spork sticks […]

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Do Not Take Your Dragon to Dinner

Author: Julie Gassman Illustrator: Andy Elkerton Genre: Childrens Format: Hardcover Publisher: Picture Windows book Release Date: August 1, 2017 Publisher Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: We know you shouldn’t take your dragon to the library, but what about taking him out to dinner? After all, dragons need to […]

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There, There

Author: Tim Beiser Illustrator: Bil Slavin Genre: Childrens Format: Hardcover Publisher: Tundra Books (NY) Publisher Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: Do you ever feel like everything is terrible? Like nothing is ever right and you just want to hide under your pillow? Well Rabbit does, and he’s not […]

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A Pattern for Pepper by Julie Kraulis

  A Pattern for Pepper Author: Julie Kraulis Genre: Children Format: Hardcover Publisher: Tundra Books Publication Date: August 1, 2017 Pages: 40 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: Pepper is getting a dress made for a special occasion. It’s the first dress that has ever been made […]

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How to Babysit a Grandma by Jean Reagan

How to Babysit a Grandma Author: Jean Reagan Illustrator: Lee Wildish Genre: Children’s book Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Release Date: March 25, 2014 (first published January 1, 2014) Pages: 32 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: When you babysit a grandma, if you’re lucky . […]

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Flora and the Peacocks by Molly Idle

Flora and the Peacocks Author: Molly Idle Genre: Children’s Book Publisher: Chronicle Books Release Date: May 3, 2016 (first published April 26,2016) Pages: 40 Author Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: The darling, dancing Flora is back, and this time she’s found two new friends: a pair of […]

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Freckleface Strawberry and the Really Big Voice by Julianne Moore

Freckleface Strawberry and the Really Big Voice Author: Julianne Moore Illustrator: LeUyen Pham Genre: Children’s books Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers Release Date: July 12, 2016 Pages: 40 Publisher Website|Book Depository|Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: Academy Award–winning actress and New York Times bestselling author Julianne Moore brings […]

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