“Benjamin Birdie and the Tree Dwellers” by Michael Spicer

Benjamin Birdie and the Tree DwellersMichael SpicerBrown Books Kids (2018)ISBN 9781612542768 Reviewed by Eliana (9) and Sarina (5) for Reader Views Kids (3/19) I really liked how Benjamin Birdie kept trying even though he was scared to fly. I was excited to read “Benjamin Birdie and the Tree Dwellers” by Michael Spicer to my little […]

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Interview with Cindy Helms, Author of “100 Things”

Cindy Helms is an artist, author, and illustrator based in Denver, Colorado. She uses a variety of mediums for her creations but prefers drawing using simple pens and colored pencils. After many years as an IT manager, another many years designing and building sets for musical theater, and another many years as a stay-at-home mom […]

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Lake Isle by Tobi Little Deer

Lake IsleTobi Little DeerTobi Books (2019)ISBN 9781949596007Reviewed by Ciara (age 12) for Reader Views Kids (3/19) I enjoyed reading “Lake Isle” by Tobi Little Deer. The author must be very close to his dog to have written a story that gives the reader the experience of what a dog is feeling, when he is separated […]

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Interview with Clay Cormany – Author of “The Bullybuster”

The BullybusterClay CormanyIndependently Published 2019ISBN 9781790644032 Clay Cormany is the author of two YA novels. His debut, Fast-Pitch Love, combines the angst and thrill of teenage romance with softball competition. His latest novel, The Bullybuster, puts a unique spin on bullying, technology and revenge. Before writing Fast-Pitch Love, Clay spent over 25 years as a […]

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“100 Things” by Cindy Helms

100 Things Written and Illustrated by Cindy HelmsSet Free Publishing 2018ISBN 978-0996339759 Reviewed by Eve Panzer, Barefoot Librarian (2/20/2019) The 100th Day of school is a commonly celebrated milestone for young elementary students. However, in the book 100 Things author/illustrator Cindy Helms has taken a new twist on the theme making it fresh and fun […]

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“The Bullybuster” by Clay Cormany

The Bullybuster Clay Cormany Independently Published (2019) ISBN 9781790644032 Reviewed by Autumn (age 13) for Reader Views Kids (2/19) Ridgeview High School has a real problem with bullies. Everyone is terrified of them, but no one knows how to deal with the problem. Then the kids decide to fight back, with technology. “The Bullybuster” by […]

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