“ResQ Takes on the Takhi” by Eva J. Pell is the second book in a series called “ResQ: Saving One Animal at a Time.” It’s about an organization called ResQ, headed up by a couple of kids on a mission to save endangered animals. The ResQ team is made up of Wheaton Guinto who is a brainiac and his cousin Stowe LeBlond who is a naturalist and a vegetarian. Their grandmother Ariella, a wildlife photographer, is also on the team but she has mostly a guardian type of role, traveling with Wheaton and Stowe on their cases.
Tales from Hoop ’n’ Holler: The Wizard’s ApprenticeJim Henry and Jimmy PattersonIllustrated by: Marjorie van HeerdenWilly Nilly Stories LLC (2019)ISBN 9781939368232Reviewed by Alyvia (age 11) for Reader Views Kids (8/19) “Tales from Hoop ’n’ Holler: The Wizard’s Apprentice” is the first book in a new series by Jim Henry and Jimmy Patterson. In the beginning [...]
Animal SkinsMary HollandArbordale Publishing (2019)ISBN 9781643513393Reviewed by Lydia (age 6) for Reader Views Kids (03/20) “Animal Skins” by Mary Holland is about lots of animals and how their skin protects them or does something for them. Animals in this book include the butterfly/moth, cicada, porcupine, skunk, fawn, bird, frog, salamander, toad, snake, and turtle. For [...]
I love fantasy stories, so I was excited to read, “Dangerous Doorways are for Elfling Princes” by H.M. Forrest. The book is a collection of stories about elves and is divided into three parts, each part with stories about something specific of the elf world.
“Britfield and The Lost Crown” is the first book in the Britfield Series by C.R. Stewart. I literally just finished the book and was so excited about it, I had to write my review right away. The story was everything the cover promised. I felt like I was in a kid’s version of Mission Impossible. I was on the edge of my seat with narrow escapes, daring plans and unexpected adversaries.
“Poetic Science of Water” by A.C. Lemonwood is a children’s book all about water. The book teaches the reader things about water that has to do with biology, earth science, chemistry, and environmental science.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0578438313?ie=UTF8&tag=boobyboopub-20&camp=1789&linkCode=xm2&creativeASIN=0578438313 The Orangutan Rescue GangJoyce MajorAlegro Publishing (2019)ISBN 9780578438313Reviewed by Maddie (age 12) for Reader Views Kids (1/2020) "The Orangutan Rescue Gang" is a story about Jaylynn, an eleven-year-old girl who moves to Sumatra with her father. She misses her friends and soccer and all the fun things she used to do as a normal [...]
"King of the Moon by Mr. Kind is an unusual adventure that starts with an apple tree named Sam and ends up on a golden path to the moon."
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/199911440X?ie=UTF8&tag=boobyboopub-20&camp=1789&linkCode=xm2&creativeASIN=199911440X 8 Days in DUMBOMargaret J. McMasterMansbridge Dunn Publishers (2019)ISBN 9781999114404Reviewed by Maddie (age 12) for Reader Views Kids (12/19) “8 Days in DUMBO” by Margaret J. McMaster is a story about a girl named Phoebe and a mystery that takes place in DUMBO. When I saw the title I was curious about what DUMBO [...]
Perhaps You Were Born for Just Such a Time as ThisCarolyn HayesOutskirts Press (2019)ISBN 9781977211477Reviewed by Maddie F. (age 12) for Reader Views Kids (12/19) “Perhaps You Were Born for Just Such a Time as This” by Carolyn Hayes is about a group of kids from Frances Scott Key High School and how they solve [...]
Prince Dustin and Clara: Secrets of the Black Forest (Volume 2)Daniel Lee NicholsonFossil Mountain Publishing (2019)ISBN 9780998619132Reviewed by Alyvia (age 11) for Reader Views Kids (10/19) “Prince Dustin and Clara: Secrets of the Black Forest” by Daniel Lee Nicholson is the second book in the Secrets of the Black Forest Series. The world the author [...]
Guinevere: At the Dawn of LegendCheryl CarpinelloBublish, Incorporated (2017)ISBN 9781946229441 Reviewed by Alyvia (11) for Reader Views Kids (10/19) After reading the first Guinevere book by Cheryl Carpinello, I was looking forward to seeing what adventures the second book would hold. Guinevere and Cedwyn are in over their heads again in another dangerous plan to [...]