Tag Archives: Middle Grade Book Reviews

MMGM for 5/21/18

The #MMGM LINKS for May 21, 2018 (Happy VICTORIA DAY in Canada! Click the flag to read each post) I have a review of THE TRUTH AS TOLD BY MASON BUTTLE from Leslie Connor. Scroll down to read or select … Continue reading

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THE TRUTH AS TOLD BY MASON BUTTLE

WELCOME TO MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! I’m tired of bullies. Both in real life and in fiction. I was about to pass on this story until I saw the author’s name—Leslie Connor. Her special way of creating an endearing character … Continue reading

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ROSETOWN

Author Cynthia Rylant wrote her first story way back in 1979. Since then there have been over a hundred more from toddler books and poetry to chapter books and middle grade fiction. She’s been honored with numerous awards. The Caldecot … Continue reading

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MMGM for 5/14/18

The #MMGM LINKS for May 14, 2018 (Click on the happy check-mark to read their post) I have a review of THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF GWENDOLYN GRAY by B.A. Williamson. Scroll down to read or select my green check-mark. Author, … Continue reading

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THE MARVELOUS ADVENTURES OF GWENDOLYN GRAY

WELCOME TO MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! Book covers are there to convince you to read a story. A great cover can also provide visual hints to the plot. This new fantasy tale (Due out this week) succeeds on both counts … Continue reading

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WHATSHISFACE by Gordon Korman

IT’S ANOTHER MARVELOUS MIDDLE GRADE MONDAY! Be sure to also check back this Thursday for  my interview with Kathi Appelt and the tenth anniversary of her Newbery Honor book, THE UNDERNEATH. A huge giveaway, too!) But first enjoy today’s review: … Continue reading

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THE SEARCH FOR THE LOST PROPHECY for Marvelous Middle Grade Monday

I featured the first book in the Horace j. Edwards and the Time Keepers series last Friday. THE SECRET OF THE SCARAB BEETLE kicked things off with a trip to ancient Egypt. The time travel mystery continues with THE SEARCH … Continue reading

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