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 ?
EJ12: Girl Hero is an exciting new series for 7-10 year old girls. Normal, fun-loving, everyday girl Emma Jacks moonlights as a special agent working to save the world from evil. She can do anything. So why are things like bullies and going to her best friend’s slumber party so hard?
Check out the Very First Reading Set or get in touch to find out how you can earn it for free by hosting a Home Show or Facebook party. Become a consultant to receive a Lifetime Discount on this and all Usborne purchases. No minimum sales requirements. Try it for 6-12 weeks. The worst thing that can happen is your kids will get some great new books.
Set in historic Roman times this is a fantastic pick for ages 10 and up. With courage and determination, the blacksmith’s daughter successfully raises a sickly abandoned foal that later becomes the pride of the Roman cavalry. With lots of action and suspense, this series is sure to become a favorite. My teen daughter and I both loved it! Start with Minna’s Quest, then No Turning Back and finally Far from Home. Or get the whole series for $3 less.
Our Shine-a-Light books are a great big hit with kids from ages 4-8. As you read the story they get to shine a flashlight behind every right-side page to reveal the hidden secrets of nature. What fun!
Let your kids guess what they’ll find hiding in each illustration. They won’t easily forget what they learn about habitats, tide pools, and tree trunks. Pair these titles with a small flashlight for a delightful birthday gift or a special treat for overnights at a grandparent’s house. Purchase one or purchase several in the Shine-a-Light series.
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