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My Teacher Dad, Sonya Annita Song

Children & Picture Book, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction

That’s why it’s so important for children to associate reading with… …positive feelings of fun and enjoyment…  …engaging illustrations that stimulate creativity and curiosity… …creative rhymes that flow naturally and dynamically…   Because a really fun book will help children fall in love with reading… …which in turn can increase reading comprehension… …improve school performance… …and … Read more

The Return of Light, Madeline C.C. Harper

Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Magic & Sword and Sorcery, Middle Grade Fiction

Passing high school chemistry is the least of Brie Fyre’s worries. ⁣⁣The seventeen-year-old’s life is forever changed when she meets mysterious new kids, the heavily scarred Chloe Martin and her wolfish stepbrother, Alex Stone, at her boarding school in Hemlock Falls.⁣⁣⁣⁣New faces may not be so new, after all.⁣⁣⁣⁣After a party in the woods goes … Read more

The Frights of Fiji, Sunayna Prasad

Coming of Age, Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Magic & Sword and Sorcery, Middle Grade Fiction

A world of magic and adventure awaits… Sent to live with her strict, aloof, and uncaring uncle after her parents are killed in a car accident, twelve-year-old orphan Alyssa McCarthy longs for the life she used to have—one filled with fun and love. Then one stormy night, a message appears in the raindrops on the … Read more

Thomas Wildus and The Book of Sorrows, J.M. Bergen

Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Magic & Sword and Sorcery, Middle Grade Fiction, Science Fiction & Space Opera

Seven years have passed, and Thomas hasn’t forgotten. He hasn’t forgotten the blue of his dad’s eyes either, or the tickle of beard on his cheek as they hugged goodbye. Last moments with a parent are memorable, even if you don’t know that’s what you’re having. Now, with his 13th birthday rapidly approaching, Thomas’s search … Read more

Pathway to Terah, B.D. Suever

Children & Picture Book, Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction, Mystery & Suspense, Myth's & Legends

A mysterious book leads to an adventure of a lifetime… Twelve-year-old Ethan knows it all, and if it doesn’t involve fantasy or video games, he isn’t interested. On a trip to an antique store with his father, Ethan comes across the mysterious book, Grimoricon. Unaware of the secrets this book holds, Ethan soon finds himself … Read more

The Taron Secret, Maja M. Taron

Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction, Teen & Young Adult

Luka and Peter are best friends who keep boredom at bay by dreaming about a better, richer life. One cold autumn day their dreams come true – they find a hidden treasure! Their life becomes like a fariy tale, an adventure film. The treasure conceals the greatest secret in the world – the Taron Secret. … Read more

School For Apes, Andrew McDonald

Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction, Teen & Young Adult

Hazeldene, a school with a secret set deep in the heart of rural England. Dominic Atwell, a boy who finds it difficult to fit into school life. But when he is expelled from yet another school, his parents take steps to send Dominic to a special school. A school designed to take only the most … Read more