“Hoo Hoo Who?” by Mary Maier and Lauren Horton

Hoo Hoo Who? Mary Maier and Lauren HortonBuilding Block Press (2018)ISBN 9781944201142Reviewed by Lydia Dehning (age 5) for Readers Views Kids (5/19) “Hoo Hoo Who?” by Mary Maier and Lauren Horton is about a mouse’s birthday party. There is an owl who has broken glasses who thought I was mouse. The guest list says that […]

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“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 […]

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“Part of Me” by Deanna Kahler

PART OF ME Deanna Kahler CreateSpace (2017) ISBN 9781545529256 Reviewed by Faryal Jabbar (age 15) for Reader Views (12/17) “Part of Me” by Deanna Kahler follows Chase, a seventeen year old boy, as he tries to discover himself with great difficulty and many setbacks along his way. Appealingly, Chase should be perfectly happy as he is popular […]

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Interview with Jane Alvey Harris, Author of “Riven”

INTERVIEW WITH JANE ALVEY HARRIS RIVEN Jane Alvey Harris Jane Alvey Harris (2016) ISBN 9781944243715 Reviewed by Faryal Jabbar (Age 14) for Reader Views (8/16) Jane Alvey Harris has a Humanities degree from Brigham Young University with emphases in Art History, Italian Language, and Studio Art. She’s CRAZY about the visual and performing arts! She enjoys […]

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“When the Music Stops: Dance On” by Paddy Eger

WHEN THE MUSIC STOPS: DANCE ON Paddy Eger Tendril Press (2015) ISBN 9780985893378 Reviewed by Arianna Violante (age 20) for Reader Views (03/16) “When the Music Stops: Dance On” by Paddy Eger is the sequel to 84 Ribbons, the author’s debut novel. The story begins with Marta’s return to her childhood home, in need of […]

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“Drive to June” by Khristina Chess

DRIVE TO JUNE Khristina Chess CreateSpace (2015) ISBN 9781511579933 Reviewed by Arianna Violante (age 20) for Reader Views (02/16) “Drive to June” by Khristina Chess is the story of eighteen-year-old Adrianna, who is drowning her grief – literally, with her mother’s extensive wine collection. Adrianna’s mother was killed in a tragic car accident sixteen months […]

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