Cosmic!

See You in the Cosmos by Jack Cheng, Dial (Penguin), $16.99, on our shelves now   I loved this! It’s funny (that dog!), it’s sad (Alex!), it’s compelling… I could list good things forever. Outstanding for everyone – ten years and up, all the way to adult.   Alex Petroski, eleven years old (but thirteen… Continue reading Cosmic!

Two Good New Books for Historical Readers

An Eagle In The Snow, Michael Morpurgo, Feiwel and Friends, January 2017 A terrific read for middle graders. Morpurgo again takes a true story and weaves it into a novel. Two young soldiers, one British, one German come face-to-face during WWI. And the British soldier’s actions have consequences that reverberate all the way through WWII.… Continue reading Two Good New Books for Historical Readers