Review: Clara Humble and the Not-So-Super Powers

January 16, 2017



Clara Humble and the Not-So-Super Powers Written by Anna Humphrey Illustrated by Lisa Cinar Owlkids Books September 2016 224 pages Nine-year old Clara Humble has some amazing super powers. She’s the fastest sprinter on the Gledhill Elementary School track team. She creates an action-packed cartoon series featuring superhero @Cat and his nemesis Poodle Noodle. Her […]

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Review: The Uncommoners

January 12, 2017


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The Uncommoners: The Crooked Sixpence Written by Jennifer Bell Illustrated by Karl James Mountford Crown Books for Young Readers January 2017 320 pages When Granma Sylvie takes a tumble and winds up in hospital, her secret past begins to unravel. Unbeknownst to Granma Sylvie and her grandkids, 11-year old Ivy and 14-year old brother Seb, […]

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Open submissions at Dancing Lemur and Freedom Fox

January 5, 2017



The dancing lemur represents optimism, enthusiasm and belief. Dancing Lemur Press publishes books that uplift and inspire, encouraging the reader to explore and discover while remaining morally grounded. Positive relationships and optimism are at the core of their science fiction, mystery, fantasy, and new adult/young adult. Nonfiction titles offer insightful information, uplifting ideas and real-life […]

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Happy New Year 2017!

January 1, 2017



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Let it snow!

December 23, 2016



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Quirk Books are extraordinary

December 19, 2016


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Quirk Books publishes 25 books per year. Popular recent titles include: Bestselling YA series Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children Edgar Award-winning mystery The Last Policeman Legendary Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Classroom favorite William Shakespeare’s Star Wars Quirk Books also publishes cookbooks, children’s books, art books, gag gifts, pop culture titles, and more. Publisher Jason Rekulak, […]

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Review: The Wizard’s Dog

December 7, 2016



The Wizard’s Dog Written by Eric Kahn Gale Illustrated by Dave Phillips Crown Books for Young Readers January 2017 288 pages Nosewise is Merlin’s devoted canine companion with a case of separation anxiety. Though he is the wizard’s dog, it’s the apprentice Morgana who introduces him to magic. Quite by accident they discover that contact […]

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