“The Gifts of Life” by Oliver Smuhar

The Gifts of Life Oliver Smuhar Mountain Blue Publishing (2018) ISBN 978648332008 Reviewed by Megan Weiss, Young Adult Reviewer for Reader Views (10/18) Oliver Smuhar’s “The Gifts of Life” takes readers on an otherworldly adventure.  Perry Caduca is the hero of the story.  After a devastating and fiery attack on their city during the year’s […]

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“Night Life” by Donna Somboonlakana

Night Life Donna Somboonlakana Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478792390 Reviewed by Eliana (age 8) and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Reviews (10/18) When we go to sleep the animals of the night wake up and begin their day. From small, medium, and large, these animals come from a variety of species, all with one thing […]

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“Daniel: The Age of Epimetheus” by Peter Pactor

Daniel: The Age of Epimetheus Peter Pactor FriesenPress (2018) ISBN 9781525519345 Reviewed by Noelle Stout, YA Reviewer for Reader Views Kids (10/18) “Daniel: The Age of Epimetheus” by Peter Pactor is an interesting take on what would happen if someone could have predicted the Stock Market Crash and the economic crash that would follow. Many […]

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“Dragon’s Shadow” by Allison Morse

DRAGON’S SHADOW Allison Morse The Wild Rose Press (2018) ISBN 9871509222391 Reviewed by Mason (age 15) for Reader Reviews Kids (10/18) In “Dragon’s Shadow” by Allison Morse, readers follow twins on a mission to fulfill their individual destinies. Kylie is trying to live a normal and quiet life, even though it’s anything but that. Since […]

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“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 […]

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