Ask the Passengers

 

 

 

 

by A.S. King Little, Brown & Company 293 pages

 

 

 

 

Astrid Jones can often be found lying on her picnic table and sending love to the passengers on airplanes flying overhead. She has found it’s easier to give her love to strangers than to love and be […]

ARCHIE

by Domenica More Gordon Bloomsbury unpaged  

When Archie, the dog, receives a gift of a sewing machine from Aunt Betty, it brings out the creative Archie in him and changes his life. Archie begins by making spiffy new clothes for his pet terrier. His dog is now the envy of the other dogs […]

Artemis Fowl

The Graphic Novel

 

Adapted by Eoin Colfer & Andrew Donkin Art by Giovanni Rigano Color by Paolo Lamanna. Hyperion Books for Children c2007 112 pages

All Artemis Fowl wants is to reclaim his family’s fortune and reclaim their name in the crime world. Artemis isn’t just any ordinary run of the mill 12 […]

Apple Cake

 

A Recipe for Love

 

 

By Julie Paschkis Harcourt Children’s Books unpaged

 

 

 

 

 

Alfonso is in love with the beautiful, kind, brilliant Ida, but Ida is too absorbed in her book to notice. Determined to catch her attention, Alfonso decides to make Ida a delicious apple cake, going […]

Long Lankin

By Lindsey Barraclough Candlewick Press 455 pages

 

 

 

 

 

Cora and her little sister, Mimi, are sent to stay with their reclusive great-aunt in the isolated village of Bryers Guerdon. It is immediately clear that Auntie Ida is reluctant to have visitors, and her strict rules and distant nature promise an unpleasant […]

A Home for Bird

 

 

 

 

by Philip Stead Roaring Brook Press unpaged

 

 

 

 

Vernon the toad is always on the lookout for new and interesting things. On one special day, he finds a little blue bird. Bird seems very shy and is exceptionally silent. Vernon befriends Bird and introduces him to his […]

The Red Pyramid

 

by Rick Riordan adapted by Orpheus Collar Disney/Hyperion unpaged

 

 

 

 

On one dark rainy night, famed Egyptian archeologist Dr. Julius Kane brings his children Sadie and Carter to the British Museum in hopes of setting the record straight. To where it all began, and try to explain why […]

Lemonade in Winter

A Book About Two Kids Counting

 

 

by Emily Jenkins illustrated by G. Brian Karas Schwartz and Wade unpaged

 

 

Undeterred by the blustery weather and their parents, Pauline and her brother John-John set up a lemonade stand on the snowy sidewalk. They empty their piggie banks and find quarters in the sofa […]

A Rock is Lively

 

 

by Dianna Hutts Aston illustrated by Sylvia Long Chronicle Books unpaged

 

 

Dianna Hutts Aston and Sylvia Long have teamed up once again to create another beautiful and educational children’s book! A Rock Is Lively takes readers on a journey of discovery: showing and describing the properties of rocks, how they […]

Playbook Farm

 

 

by Corina Fletcher illustrated by Britta Teckentrup Nosy Crow Candlewick Press unpaged

 

 

 

Playbook Farm illustrates how fun a farm can be with a new popup book that unfolds into a magical 3D play mat that is beautifully packaged in an easy to store and carry box.

Playbook Farm […]