Book Review · Children · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · Holiday

Ronaldo: The Phantom Carrot Snatcher by Maxine Sylvester

Genre: Children/Holiday Pages: 83 Publication Date: November 17, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 Theme: Friendship, Persistence, Trust, Bullying *This book was kindly given for free by the author in exchange for an honest review.* Ronaldo, a young reindeer, wants nothing more than to obtain the title as fastest flyer in The Reindeer Flying Academy. However, when he realizes that someone…… Continue reading Ronaldo: The Phantom Carrot Snatcher by Maxine Sylvester

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The Very Loving Caterpillar by Sean Browne

Genre: Children/Environment Number of Pages: 28 Publication Date: March 17, 2017 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Love, Community, Environment, Climate Change In a community of caterpillars, there is one who is referred to as The Very Loving Caterpillar. Once in harmony, the caterpillars find themselves at ends with each other due to the weather changing and becoming colder.…… Continue reading The Very Loving Caterpillar by Sean Browne

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review

Fairy Icepack by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 56 Publication Date: September 15, 2016 Rating:  Themes: Friendship Viola is one of the last of her friends to receive a fairy sense, though so desperately wants one. Unfortunately, this young girl sprains her ankle and she can tell it’s not going to be a good week. That is, until her mom hands…… Continue reading Fairy Icepack by Emily Martha Sorensen

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 435 Publication Date: September 9, 1999 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Friendship, Bravery, Good vs. Evil, Working Together This third installment focuses on Harry’s third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. This year, the criminal Sirius Black is on the loose, and the wizarding community need to be extra cautious…… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

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Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Genre: Children/Realistic Fiction Number of Pages: 313 Publication Date: February 14, 2012 Rating:  Themes: Acceptance, Differences, Peer Pressure, Bullying, Friendship August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that has caused much stress and frustration throughout his life. Due to many harrowing operations, he has been home-schooled by his mom. However, he is now about to start…… Continue reading Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Book Review · Children · OnlineBookClub

Farmer Beau’s Farm by Kathleen Geiger

Genre: Children Publication Date: October 21, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 4 out of 4 stars This book has been reviewed for OnlineBookClub. The review below is a shorter alternate version of my OBC one. If you’re curious, you can find my OBC review here: Farmer Beau’s Farm Farmer Beau and his wife, Bamma, discover…… Continue reading Farmer Beau’s Farm by Kathleen Geiger

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Holiday

The Dragon and the Santa by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Fantasy/Children/Holiday Number of Pages: 7 Publication Date: December 7, 2015 Rating:  out of 5 Dragon Irri stumbles upon a round creature dressed in red and white. The creature refers to himself as “Santa Claus”. Aside from being irritated by this creature, the dragon is now forced to pull his sleigh while presents are delivered to children…… Continue reading The Dragon and the Santa by Emily Martha Sorensen