“Animal Mash-Up” by Jean Kingston

Animal Mash-Up Jean Kingston Sword & Spoon Group (2018) ISBN 9781732019607 Reviewed by Eliana (8) Serenity (6) and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Views Kids (11/18) In “Animal Mash-Up” by Jean Kingston, all kinds of animals come to live together in the town of Farmville. For each animal, there is a special school dedicated just [...]

“Peanut” by David D. Bernstein

PEANUT David D. Bernstein Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478794837 Reviewed by Eliana (age 7), and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Views Kids (9/18) "Peanut" by David D. Bernstein is a story about a young girl named Wendy who's dealing with the loss of her father after her parent's divorce. She remembers her dad through the [...]

“The Irate Pirate” by Jim Best

THE IRATE PIRATE Jim Best Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478792215 Reviewed by Sarina (age 4), Eliana (age 7) and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Views Kids (9/18) "The Irate Pirate" by Jim Best is a story about a young boy named Petie, who is a pirate in training. It's only natural for him to be [...]

“Wex’s Wacky Adventure to Koma Keone Island” by Michael Joffroy

WEX’S WACKY ADVENTURE TO KOMA KEONE ISLAND Michael Joffroy Halo Publishing International (2018) ISBN 9781612446394 Reviewed by Alyvia (age 10) for Reader Views Kids (8/18) “Wex’s Wacky Adventure to Koma Keone Island” by Michael Joffroy is an adventure story about a pug named Wex. Wex loved to play with all his friends on their boat as they [...]

“The Adventures of the Rabbits in the Most Magical Place on Earth” by Austin and Tyler Reich

THE ADVENTURES OF THE RABBITS IN THE MOST MAGICAL PLACE ON EARTH Austin Reich and Tyler Reich Momosa Publishing LLC (2017) ISBN 9780997080889 Reviewed by Charlotte Stone (age 9) for Reader Views (8/18) “The Adventures of the Rabbits in the Most Magical Place on Earth” by Austin and Tyler Reich tells the story of animals who live in an [...]

“Smiley: A Journey of Love” by Joanne George

SMILEY: A JOURNEY OF LOVE Joanne George Fitzhenry and Whiteside (2017) ISBN 9781554554126 Reviewed by Scout Stone (age 11) for Readers Views (8/18) “Smiley: A Journey of Love” by Joanne George is a great book for children ages six through ten. They can learn so much from this book. I have learned that even if you aren’t [...]

“Fatima and the Clementine Thieves” by Mireille Messier

FATIMA AND THE CLEMENTINE THIEVES Mireille Messier Red Deer Press (2017) ISBN 9780889955295 Reviewed Annika Stone (Age 7) for Reader Views Kids In “Fatima and the Clementine Thieves” by Mireille Messier, Fatima and her grandfather have to find out who is taking their clementines. The characters also have to figure out how to stop the thieves when [...]

“The Toad Who Loved Tea” by Faiz Kermani

THE TOAD WHO LOVED TEA Faiz Kermani Troubador Publishing Ltd. (2017) ISBN 9781788039970 Reviewed by Sarina (age 4), Eliana (age 6) and Mom for Reader Views Kids (6/18) My kids and I enjoyed reading “The Toad Who Loved Tea” by Faiz Kermani, a cute adventure about a toad named Tungtang who was not at all like other toads. Tungtang loved adventure [...]

“Oh Susannah: Things That Go Bump” by Carole P. Roman

OH SUSANNAH: THINGS THAT GO BUMP Carole P. Roman Chelshire (2017) ISBN 9781947188136 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 10) for Reader Views (02/18) “Oh Susannah: Things That Go Bump” by Carole P. Roman, is the second book of her new series. In it you will continue the wonderful adventures of a third grader who encounters serious situations [...]

“Harry the Scary Pumpkin” by Joe Spartz

HARRY THE SCARY PUMPKIN Joe Spartz Beaver’s Pond Press (2017) ISBN 9781592988112 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (2/18) “Harry the Scary Pumpkin” by Joe Spartz is about Harry, a little pumpkin, whose dream is to become a scary jack o’lantern. As Harry grew, he turned a wonderful shade of orange. The farmer’s [...]

“One Halloween Night” by Ada Letelier

ONE HALLOWEEN NIGHT Ada Letelier Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency, LLC (2017) ISBN 9781681817323 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (02/18) “One Halloween Night” by Ada Letelier was about a Jack-O-Lantern sitting on a window sill, eating an apple pie. Some trick-or-treaters walked passed him and saw an apple pie beside him. [...]

“Little Rosa” by Mr. E

LITTLE ROSA Mr. E Perky Penguin Press (2017) ISBN 9780578180465 Reviewed by Willow Cramer (age 8) for Reader Views Kids (1/18)   “Little Rosa” by Mr. E is about how Little Rosa keeps getting on the bus and to her surprise, the bus is always full of animals! The animals keep making her sit in the back [...]