From Kirkus Reviews, “The fast-moving plot is filled with clever details and magical intrigue. … [Forsyth] develops her characters with aplomb…creating an adventure that is more than just an exciting story. … Well-crafted heroic fantasy for readers just stepping into the genre.”
This series written for ages 9-13 has four main characters, two boys and two girls, making it perfect for both. Readers who love fantasy and everything magical will be hooked. Do yourself a favor and get all five. For more on this series, click here.
This one’s going to be a huge seller. What kid wouldn’t love Nibbles: The Book Monster ?
I remember as a kid being so excited to get each new book from the monthly book club. I’m sure that was one of the key factors that turned me into an avid reader. I eagerly dived into each book to see what adventures awaited me.
At Usborne Books & More that’s exactly the feeling we want your kids to have about reading. One way you can encourage that is by giving them the gift of brand new, thrilling books to read each and every month for a year.
This is a really easy gift because I do all the work. I pick out age-appropriate books for each child, you can say yay or nay or leave the gifting up to me. Each child will be delighted to receive fun, new books all through the year. If that doesn’t make an avid reader out of them, I don’t know what will! Ask if you’d like more info about Usborne Books & More’s monthly book club.
I’ve highlighted some of these new picture books already but it’s nice to hear when others shower praise on them. Pick on the book picture for detailed info about notable features of these titles. Pick on the title of the book to purchase, or contact me today to find out how to get these books for free.
Briony Stewart * 978-1-61067-348-8 * $11.99 * Ages 4-8
“A gentle story about the cycle of nature and dealing with loss.” – School Library Journal
“Stewart beautifully allows the book to speak to anyone who has experienced loss.” –Waking Brain Cells
Carron Brown and Alyssa Nassner
978-1-61067-352-5 * $12.99 * Ages 4-8
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“A diverting interactive introduction to several coastal species, from otters to oystercatchers.” – Publishers Weekly
I remember having some of these art books a long time ago but now, I think you have to be looking for them. I haven’t run across something like this in my local grocery store book selection lately. These are so much fun you’ll probably want to join in. I’ve included a video of the Magic Painting Book. You just have to see it for yourself.
Isn’t that delightful? I wish the background music could be included with every book purchased as well!
For the more advanced artist who appreciates the beauty of intricate patterns we offer seven titles which yield countless hours of creative pleasure. Choose from Art Deco Patterns, Celtic Patterns, Christmas Patterns and more. One reviewer states that when shared, these books are not only relaxing, but a bonding experience. At only $5.99, you can purchase an extra one for yourself to provide a calming respite from the hustle and bustle.
Choose Your Own … EVER AFTER! Finally a series for girls who want to choose their own ending! This gently romantic realistic fiction is for the ten-to-fourteen-year-old who wants to choose her own happily ever after and create her own “modern” fairy-tale ending. Great fun to read again and again!
The Pup’s Tale, the latest in the popular Pet Vet chapter book series for ages 7-11, tells the story of Tiny, the smallest pup in the litter. The Pet Vet series includes six fun stories of lovable characters with pet facts throughout, available in either paperback or library binding. You save when you purchase the Pet Vet Complete Collection.