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Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir Stinks-A-Lot(#12)

Dav Pilkey

Dav Pilkey


ISBN 9781760152611

RRP $14.99

Age 7+

Date of publication September 2015

Reviewer Megan Stuart

This genre is becoming increasingly popular and quite a large number of similar books with more pictures than text are currently on the market. 23 more words


Books for Reluctant Readers Ages 12 to 13

At CMLE we’ve talked about reluctant readers before. We’ve even held a Reluctant Reader Event! Knowing that you can’t ever have too many books on your, here is a list from BookRiot for those reluctant readers ages 12 to 13. 32 more words

School Media Specialist

Reluctant Readers: "The Bully Book"

The Bully Book by Eric Kahn Gale  

Up until 6th grade, Eric has always been a sort of regular kid. He has a crush on his best girl/friend, Melody. 361 more words


Steampunk Book Review: The Secret of the Great Red Spot (Jupiter Chronicles #1)

Author Leonardo Ramirez sent me this book in exchange for an honest review, and with the following context: “Just want to quickly mention that the book is intended for reluctant readers / 3rd Grade. 717 more words


Phonic Fishing Fun !

Trying to help our littlest one with her letter sounds we decided to go back to basics. We  made a ‘CVC’ fishing game – I’m not a teacher but I believe CVC means the little 3 letter words made up of a consonant, then a vowel, then a consonant,  such as ‘c-a-t’ or ‘m-o-p’. 550 more words

Kids Crafts

Hooking with the Right Book

There are days when I cannot recall one extra moment I had to sit and read a book for pleasure. Then, there are days when I sacrifice all in order to devour a book. 462 more words


Alternate Formats

A couple of books have come by my desk recently that really caught my eye because of their unique format. The two books below caught my attention because there are stories told entirely through emails, chat log, video transcripts, diary entries, and much more. 719 more words