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Books for Boys

My son is eleven and three-fourths and in the sixth grade. He enjoys reading, but has never been one to read huge tomes from cover to cover. 722 more words

Adventures In Odyssey

From Reading Challenge to Reading Success.

I caught my son reading the other day. He and his wife were sitting together quietly reading their own novels and he appeared to be totally engrossed in the story too! 475 more words

Children's Books

#RaisingReaders Monday: Treat Picky Readers Like Picky Eaters

I know an awful lot of picky eaters. Kids who drive their parents to distraction by refusing to eat anything but the same 4 foods, prepared the same way, morning noon and night. 553 more words




Set in New Jersey, the protagonist, Torey Adams, becomes obsessed with the disappearance of classmate Christopher Creed. Although Torey is not a friend of Creed, he and a few other concerned classmates begin to investigate the fate of  Creed, who is a perennial target of bullies. 349 more words

YA Literature

Arkansas Author Writes Stranger Than Fiction 1800's Serial Killer

After I had written my second historical fiction novel, which included the story of a wild man in Indian Territory-1880’s, I sent my novel to my editor. 116 more words

James Babb

The Devil's Trap New Middle Grade Novel Arkansas

Here it is! It’s release day for The Devil’s Trap.

Please take a look and help spread the word!

James needs your reviews on Amazon for this award-winning series. 9 more words

James Babb

Beginning Graphic Novel Series for Kids

When I used to think of comic books, I thought of superheroes and characters I knew from TV and movies. Today comic books and graphic novels have exploded in the literary world to include non-fiction, classic novels, and adventures in various genres, making them popular with readers of all ages. 401 more words