“Bees in Loretta’s Bonnet” by Lois Wickstrom

BEES IN LORETTA’S BONNET Lois Wickstrom CreateSpace (2016) ISBN 9781530562053 Reviewed by Rose Whitacre (age 6) for Reader Views (03/17) “Bees in Loretta’s Bonnet” by Lois Wickstrom is a really fun book. It is about a girl named Loretta who found a leafcutter bee’s nest, as she was getting wood from the woodpile. She talked [...]

“The Super Amazing Princess Heroes: The Gift of Gift” by Sanjay Nambiar

THE SUPER AMAZING PRINCESS HEROES: THE GIFT OF GIFT Sanjay Nambiar SPH Media, Inc. (2016) ISBN 9780988905023 Reviewed by Willow Cramer (age 7) for Reader Views Kids (2/17) “The Super Amazing Princess Heroes: The Gift of Gift” by Sanjay Nambiar is about a group of girls who have super powers and travel around and help [...]

“What Was I Thinking? Volume 1: My Brainy Best Friend” by Zac Lange

WHAT WAS I THINKING? VOLUME 1: MY BRAINY BEST FRIEND Zac Lange Novel Notions Press (2016) ISBN 9780996849012 Reviewed by Russ Cramer (age 5) for Reader Views Kids (02/17) “What Was I Thinking? Volume 1: My Brainy Best Friend” by Zac Lange is about a boy who kicks the ball in the house and knocks [...]

“A Dog Named Cat” by Anne Toole

A DOG NAMED CAT Anne Toole Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478773399 Reviewed by Rose Whitacre (age 6) for Reader Views “A Dog Named Cat” by Anne Toole is a book that any kid would enjoy reading. It’s about a dog named Cat by the baby in his family. He discovers through his animal friends that [...]

“Long Ago One December…” by Alicia M. McLain and Charles G. Menk III

LONG AGO ONE DECEMBER… Alicia M. McLain & Charles G. Menk III Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478749790 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (12/16) “Long Ago One December…” by Alicia M. McLain & Charles G. Menk III, is a story about a boy named Nathan who believed in Santa. One day he [...]

“The Further Adventures of Patty-Cat and Kittle” by Barbara A. Cefalu

THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF PATTY-CAT AND KITTLE Barbara A. Cefalu Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478775751 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (01/17) “The Further Adventures of Patty-Cat and Kittle” by Barbara A. Cefalu, is the story of kittens that were always told that Grants Wood was a dangerous place and they should [...]

“I Love Me and the Skin I’m In” by Jessica N. Crutcher

I LOVE ME AND THE SKIN I’M IN Jessica N. Crutcher Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478770602 Reviewed by Willow Cramer (age 7) for Reader Views Kids (1/17) “I Love Me and the Skin I’m In” by Jessica N. Crutcher is about a little girl named Jessica, who was getting bullied by other girls at school [...]

“Born to Be Fast!” by Rebecca Luna

BORN TO BE FAST! Rebecca Luna AuthorHouse (2016) ISBN 9781524619473 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (01/17) “Born to Be Fast!” by Rebecca Luna is the story of a boy called Evan, who had a passion for running faster than others run. He enjoyed playing touch football, but the players always got [...]

“If You Were Me and Lived in…Colonial America” by Carole P. Roman

IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN…COLONIAL AMERICA Carole P. Roman CreateSpace (2016) ISBN 9781523234073 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (01/17) “If You Were Me and Lived in…Colonial America” by Carole P. Roman, is about living in London. England was a Catholic country until King Henry VIII created the Church of [...]

“Being a Captain is Hard Work” by Carole P. Roman

BEING A CAPTAIN IS HARD WORK Carole P. Roman CreateSpace (2015) ISBN 9781522781783 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (12/16) In “Being a Captain is Hard Work” by Carole P. Roman, it was another great morning on the Captain No Beard ship. All of his crew were getting ready for the Captain’s [...]

“Can a Princess Be a Firefighter?” by Carole P. Roman

CAN A PRINCESS BE A FIREFIGHTER? Carole P. Roman CreateSpace (2015) ISBN 9781530361847 Reviewed by Paola Belloso (age 9) for Reader Views (12/16) “Can a Princess Be a Firefighter?” by Carole P. Roman, all started with two little girls who were curious to know if princesses could be firefighters. Their Dad explained to both girls [...]

“The Last Leaf” by Billy Baldwin

THE LAST LEAF Billy Baldwin Decozen Books (2016) ISBN  9780997697001 Reviewed by Willow Cramer (age 7) for Reader Views (01/17) “The Last Leaf” by Billy Baldwin is a story about a young leaf named Crinkle, who couldn’t get out of his branch because he was stuck, but he finally pops out and is surprised he [...]