The Song of the Whales by Uri Orlev

The Song of Whales by Uri Orlev, Hillel Halkin (Translator) Publishing on April 12th, 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Hardcover, 128 pages  From GoodReads.com, Michael’s grandfather has a secret—a secret that’s almost too strange to share . . . When Michael moves to Israel, he leaves loneliness behind and steps into the light of his grandfather’s magic. Like a sorcerer’s apprentice, Michael learns how to blur the lines between dreams and reality when his grandfather hands down the most precious of gifts—a gift that allows Michael passage into his grandfather’s dreams. Written with a quiet simplicity that wins the Continue Reading

Hakim & Terrance Shadow Mystery by Bernadine Feagins

Hakim & Terrance Shadow Mystery by Bernadine Feagins Paperback, 68 Pages Published August 7, 2009 Synopsis: Hakim and Terrance Shadow Mystery is a wonderful story about a lost dog. Two best friends go on an adventure to bring Shadow home. Along the way you will meet nice neighbors, some kind business owners and many others. The mystery begins when someone finally provides a clue. What do you think that clue is? Find out today with your purchase of Hakim and Terrance Shadow Mystery First of all thanks to Pump up Your Book Promotions for this chance to review of this Continue Reading

Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Heidi by Johanna Spyri Published in 1880 Hardcover, 288 pages 5 on 5! From GoodReads.com, What happens when a little orphan girl is forced to live with her cold and frightening grandfather? The heartwarming answer has engaged children for more than a century, both on the page and on the screen. Johanna Spyri’s beloved story offers youngsters an endearing and intelligent heroine, a cast of unique and memorable characters, and a fascinating portrait of a small Alpine village. I cannot believe that I never knew about this book when I was a kid. I cannot believe I waited so long Continue Reading

The Suburban Dragon By Garasamo Maccagnone

The Suburban Dragon By Garasamo Maccagnone Illustrations by Al Ochsner 3 little ones are bored when there plans of playing outside are foiled by the rains. There mother seeing them sad and bored, thinks of pepping them up by reading them there favorite book. The kids show no interest as they have read the book a number of times. They yawn to show there boredom. Suddenly from behind there sofa jumps out a Dragon snorting real loud while beating his chest and jumping up and down. The kids and the mother are startled. The kids run and escape but the Continue Reading