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Review: Elsbett & Robin Take On A-Nasty-Sia

August 17, 2011


Elsbett & Robin Take On A-Nasty-Sia By Danai Sabrina Kadzere CreateSpace July 2011 336 pages Ten-year old Robin and nine-year old Elsbett live happily with their pet dragon, Lula and their uncle, Professor Spindle in his castle surrounded by an enchanted forest in a strange land where every living thing contains a little bit of […]

7th grade teacher shocked at ending

August 3, 2011


The unexpected ending of Letters to Juniper has been described by reviewers as “shocking”, “mind-numbing”, “brilliant”, and “similar to the surprise kick in the movie Sixth Sense”. Will you be shocked? In the latest review, Jill of The O.W.L., 7th grade teacher and book blogger, said this: “The style of writing was really easy to […]

Review: Bake Sale

July 14, 2011


Bake Sale By Sara Varon First Second August 2011 160 pages Cupcake owns the Sweet Tooth Bakery and plays drums in a band with his best friend, Eggplant and some other delicious creatures. Eggplant plays the trombone. Life is swell until Cupcake finds out about Eggplant’s upcoming trip to Turkey to meet the great chef, […]

Review: The Mystery at Marlatt Manor

June 15, 2011


The Mystery at Marlatt Manor By Anne Loader McGee Vendera Publishing March 2011 176 pages When thirteen-year old Mallory Gilmartin moves to the weird little town of Cedar Creek she thinks her life has ended. But living in the old Marlatt cottage under the shadow of the Marlatt Manor proves to be anything but dull. […]

Letters to Juniper now in paperback!

May 18, 2011


Now available in paperback at Only $2.99 in Kindle edition More reviews: “I won’t spoil the ending but this book is brilliant. Not only does Peggy get into the mind of a young adult, and does it so well, she also tells the story through letters — not many people can write in that […]

Review: Saltwater Taffy

April 19, 2011


Saltwater Taffy Written by Eric DelaBarre Illustrated by R.C. Nason Seven Publishing January 2011 272 pages It’s the summer of 1972, in Port Townsend and the annual Keys of Lafitte treasure hunt is underway. Brothers Scott and Gary Martin and their friends Zippy, Jimmy, and Jaq, team up to cipher clues and find the hidden […]

Letters to Juniper now in ebook for only $2.99!

April 4, 2011


Letters to Juniper is now available in Kindle edition for the special introductory price of $2.99.  Print version will be released in May. Get your free Kindle reading apps here. Then go get Letters to Juniper here. Now seeking reviews. There’s a free ebook in it for you. That’s right. ARCs are available in ebook […]