Category Archives: Middle Grade Fiction

Book Review: Nemesis and the Vault of Lost Time

Synopsis: Thirteen-year-old Max is a daydreamer. It gets him into trouble at school, but his restless curiosity really turns problematic when he runs into a mysterious professor at his uncle’s bookstore. The old man informs Max that time is being … Continue reading

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Book Review and Blog Tour: The Ghost of Whispering Willow

THE GHOST OF WHISPERING WILLOW Second Edition by AMANDA M. THRASHER Children’s Horror / Fantasy / Magic / Chapter Book Publisher: Progressive Rising Phoenix Press Page Count: 246 Publication Date: January 9, 2024 SYNOPSIS Stewart sees a ghostly figure out … Continue reading

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Book Blitz, Review, and Giveaway: Just a Hat

JUST A HAT By SHANAH KHUBIAR Young Adult / Coming of Age / Jewish Fiction / Small-Town Texas / 1970s Publisher: Blackstone Publishing Page Count: 254 Publication Date: July 18, 2023 Scroll down for giveaway! Action-packed, humorous, and bittersweet, this … Continue reading

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Book Review and Giveaway: Amethyst, the Shallows by Kellye Abernathy

AMETHYST, THE SHALLOWS by Kellye Abernathy YA / Magical Realism / Coming of Age Publisher: Atmosphere Press Page Count: 296 pages Publication Date: February 6, 2024 Scroll down for a giveaway! “This is a night for being brave.” In the … Continue reading

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Book Blitz: Amethyst, The Shallows by Kellye Abernathy

Welcome to my stop on the #LoneStarLit book blitz for Amethyst, The Shallows by Kellye Abernathy! You may remember my review of Abernathy’s book The Aquamarine Surfboard. I loved it, and I’m really excited to share this companion novel with … Continue reading

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Book Review and Giveaway: Skyriders (Skyriders #1) by Polly Holyoke

SKYRIDERS Skyriders Series, #1 by Polly Holyoke Children’s Fantasy / Middle Grade Readers / Mythical Stories / Adventure Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers Date of Publication: March 7, 2023 Number of Pages: 304 pages    Scroll down for Giveaway! … Continue reading

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