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Badgers, llamas, horrible people, and... Uncle Shawn?

Uncle Shawn and Bill and the Almost Entirely Unplanned Adventure, by A.L. Kennedy/Illustrated by Gemma Correll, (March 2018, Kane Miller), $5.99, ISBN: 9781610677400

Recommended for readers 7-10… 290 more words

Middle Grade

You'll want a Bob of your own!

Bob, by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead/Illustrations by Nicholas Gannon, (May 2018, Feiwel & Friends), $16.99, ISBN: 9781250166623

Recommended for readers 7-11

Livy is heading to Australia with her mother and new baby sister, BethAnn, to spend time with her grandmother. 366 more words

Middle Grade


When I think of Hiroshima, I think of rattling trams dinging their bells as they trundled down main streets. I think of a sunny, glittering bay filled with boats; a city intersected by canals, inlets and bridges. 441 more words


Interactive fun with When I Say OOH, You Say AAH!

I Say OOH, You Say AAH!, by John Kane, (March 2018, Kane Miller), $12.99, ISBN: 978-1-61067-7110

Recommended for readers 3-7

I am having way too much fun with this laugh-out-loud picture book! 274 more words

Preschool Reads

Alice Alvarez: Green Housekeeping

Alvarez’s attractive guide sorts 52 tips into five increasing levels of eco-friendliness. Ranging from avoidance of disposable plastic straws to raising chickens, there are no ground breaking revelations, and the book would benefit from re-editing. 22 more words

Female Author

"Caraboose the Tooth Fairy Moose"

Caraboose the Tooth Fairy Moose (Createspace, 2012)

Caraboose is a overall wearing moose that takes over for the tooth fairy when she goes on vacation. Written by Lynn Swanson.