“Over on a Desert Somewhere in the World” by Marianne Berkes

Over on a Desert Somewhere in the World Marianne Berkes Dawn Publications (2018) ISBN 9781584696308 Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (11/19) “Over on a Desert Somewhere in the World” by Marianne Berkes is a spin on the children’s song “Over in the Meadow,” but this story teaches of different desert [...]

“The Draco Twins Turn Bullies into Buddies” by Carole Basile

The Draco Twins Turn Bullies into BuddiesCarol BasileDragon Gate Media (2019)ISBN 9781732435971Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (11/19) “The Draco Twins Turn Bullies into Buddies” by Carole Basile is a continuation of the series with the Draco Twins, brother and sister dragon twins. Dusty and Daisy are getting ready for dragon [...]

“The Christmas House” by Laura St. John

The Christmas HouseLaura St. JohnSky Sun Publishing (2018)ISBN 9780578202471Reviewed by Lydia Dehning for Reader Views Kids (11/19) In “The Christmas House” by Laura St. John, we start off learning about a man and his wife who are going to have a baby. The couple tries to get the attention of two other people walking their [...]

“Huff…Puff…Grind! The Three Little Pigs Get Smart” by Lois Wickstrom

Huff…Puff…Grind! The Three Little Pigs Get SmartLois WickstromLook Under Rocks (2019)ISBN 9780916176419Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (11/19) “Huff…Puff…Grind! The Three Little Pigs Get Smart” by Lois Wickstrom is the story of The Three Little Pigs, but some things have been changed. When the story begins, the three little pigs have [...]

“Don’t Judge a Bug by Its Cover” by Laura St. John

Don’t Judge a Bug by Its CoverLaura St. JohnSky Sun Publishing (2018)ISBN 9780578200880Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (11/19) In “Don’t Judge a Bug by Its Cover” by Laura St. John, Ladybug Lace is lonely and wants a friend or someone to be with. Lace flies all around, but always by [...]

“Stop Reading This Book!” by Caroline Fernandez

Stop Reading This Book!Caroline FernandezCommon Deer Press (2019)ISBN 9781988761411Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (11/19) “Stop Reading This Book!” by Caroline Fernandez is an interactive children’s story, told from the book itself. When I started reading this book, the book immediately tried to stop me from reading anymore. The book was [...]

“If You Played Hide and Seek with a Chameleon” by Bill Wise

If You Played Hide and Seek with a ChameleonBill WiseDawn Publications (2019)ISBN 9781584696513Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (10/19) In “If You Played Hide and Seek with a Chameleon” by Bill Wise, you get to learn about animals’ strengths in a fun way. When you start reading the book, you see [...]

“The Imperfect Garden” by Melissa Assaly

The Imperfect GardenMelissa AssalyFitzhenry & Whiteside (2019)ISBN: 9781554554089Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (10/19) “The Imperfect Garden” by Melissa Assaly is about a little boy who helps his mom grow a garden. They always start in the spring. The mom plants the seeds and the boy gets to help water. They [...]

“Merry Myrrh The Christmas Bat” by Regan W.H. Macaulay

Merry Myrrh The Christmas BatRegan W.H. MacaulayGuardian Angel Publishing (2018)ISBN 9781616339357Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader View Kids (10/19) “Merry Myrrh The Christmas Bat” by Regan W.H. Macaulay is the story about a baby bat who has an interest in Christmas after hearing about its excitement from his parents. Myrrh’s parents are named [...]

“The Dyno Dinosaur Family Presents: Waves of Kindness” by Sharida McKenzie

The Dyno Dinosaur Family Presents: Waves of KindnessSharida McKenzieSharida McKenzie (2019)ISBN 9780960055326Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (10/19) “The Dyno Dinosaur Family Presents: Waves of Kindness” by Sharida McKenzie is about learning how you can do good and make a difference in the world no matter what age. Mom and Dad [...]

“How the Candy Cane Got Its Stripes” by Scott Casperson

How the Candy Cane Got Its StripesScott CaspersonMixed Messages (2016)ISBN 9780997836202Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader View Kids (10/19) “How the Candy Cane Got Its Stripes” by Scott Casperson is the story of how the candy cane started out differently than it is now, and the path it took to get to how [...]

“Esie Explores Beneficial Bacteria” by S. Kitanovic

Esie Explores Beneficial BacteriaS. KitanovicdiatoMedia, LLC (2019)ISBN 9781733707503Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (10/19) “Esie Explores Beneficial Bacteria” by S. Kitanovic is the story of a tiny bacterium named Esie who, after talking with her twin, Es, gets the idea to explore the world around her to figure out if she [...]