The Secret Box By Barbara Lehman Houghton Mifflin ISBN: 9780547238685 $15.99 Grades K-3 In Stores *Best New Book* (Click images to enlarge) Review copy from library Also reviewed by Charlotte’s Library, Waking Brain Cells. Find this book at your local library with WorldCat.
Countdown By Deborah Wiles Scholastic Press ISBN: 9780545106054 $17.99 Grades 5 and Up In Stores *Best New Books* (Click to enlarge) Review copy purchased. Watch the Countdown book trailer: Also reviewed by Bookends, A Chair, A Fireplace & A Tea Cozy, Becky’s Book Reviews, Abby (the) Librarian, Literate Lives, A Fuse #8 Production, A Year [...]
One Crazy Summer By Rita Williams-Garcia Amistad (HarperCollins) ISBN: 9780060760892 $15.99 Grades 4-7 In Stores *Best New Books* Review copy from library. Also reviewed by Kids Lit, A Chair, A Fireplace, A Tea Cozy, Educating Alice (in the New York Times), A Fuse #8 Production. Find this book at your local library with WorldCat.
Smile By Raina Telgemeier Graphix (Scholastic) ISBN: 9780545132060 $10.99 Grades 5-8 In Stores *Best New Books* Review copy purchased. Watch the Smile book trailer: Also reviewed by Kids Lit, Abby (the) Librarian, Chasing Ray, Good Comics for Kids, Oops…Wrong Cookie, Comicsgirl. You can win a copy of Smile by submitting your most embarrassing dentist office [...]
Guess Again! By Mac Barnett Illustrated by Adam Rex Simon & Schuster ISBN: 9781416955665 $16.99 Grades K-2 In Stores *Best New Books* Review copy provided by the publisher. This book is nominated for a 2009 Cybils award. See how the cover for Guess Again! was designed on Adam Rex’s blog. Also reviewed by Kids Lit, [...]
Stitches: A Memoir By David Small W. W. Norton & Company ISBN: 9780393068573 $24.95 YA/Adult In Stores Sept. 8, 2009 *Best New Books* Note: This isn’t a book for kids. Then why is it here, you ask? It was created by children’s lit legend David Small, making it sort of fall within the parameters of [...]