Category Archives: Book of the Month

August Book of the Month: Teddy Mars by Molly B Burnham

Ages: 8-12 Synopsis: Teddy Mars is one of 7 children and wants to stand out from his siblings. Book 1 goes through Teddy’s adventures as he tries to break world records with the help of his friends – and while also dealing with his lovable but destructive younger brother. Why kids love it: The story is…

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July Book of the Month: Rapunzel’s Revenge by Shannon & Dean Hale

Ages: 10-14 Synopsis: Rapunzel’s Revenge is a reimagining of the classic fairytale, this time with Rapunzel escaping her prison and teaming up with Jack (from Jack and the Beanstalk) during the Wild West. Why kids love it: It’s funny, has a strong heroine, and a happy ending. Why parents love it: This is a beautifully drawn graphic…

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June Book of the Month: Fablehaven Series by Brandon Mull

Ages: 9+ Synopsis: Fablehaven is a hidden refuge where magical creatures have been kept for years. Brother and sister, Seth and Kendra, enter Fablehaven because their grandfather is the caretaker. There they will have to face great challenges to save Fablehaven. Why kids love it: It is “Potteresque” but in a whole different way. Why parents love…

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May Book of the Month: Galaxy Zack

Ages: 5-7 Synopsis: Zack is worried about moving from Earth to Nebulon but when he gets there, he meets a new friend, gets to ride a hover bike, and more! Why kids love it: It’s funny, imaginative, and helps kids who are having trouble adjusting to get excited about learning new things. Why parents love it: There are currently…

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April 2017 Book of the Month: The Moonglow Roll-O-Rama

And this month’s Book of the Month pick is…The Moonglow Roll-O-Rama by Dav Pilkey! Ages: 3-6 Synopsis: This book is about a midnight roller skating rink for animals only. Why kids love it: The story and illustrations are funny and will keep your kids laughing and entertained. Why parents love it: The poetic language is…

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