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Cat Secrets written and illustrated by Jef Czekaj This book is for cats ONLY!  Think you can read it by pretending to be a cat? Be warned, first you will have to pass a few tests to prove it to a suspicious trio of  real cats. Then, maybe, they will unlock their secrets, unless, of [...]

Read More » | February 2, 2011 | Category: book-reviews | Comments: none | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Scaredy-Cat, Splat!

Scaredy-Cat, Splat! Written by Rob Scotton This Halloween, Splat the cat is hoping to win the title of the scariest cat in his class. However, he is sure his chances are low after being scared by a tiny spider and told that his costume and jack-o’-lantern are not that scary. Will Splat go home disappointed, [...]

Read More » | October 23, 2010 | Category: book-reviews, Uncategorized | Comments: none | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Dying to Meet You

Dying to Meet You: 43 Old Cemetery Roadby Kate Klise In this uniquely written book by Kate Klise is the story of writer I. B. Grumply who m0ves into the old mansion at 43 Old Cemetery Road for the summer. He’s looking for some peace and quiet so he can finally overcome his case of [...]

Caldecott Honor Book: Marshmallow

MarshmallowWritten and Illustrated by Clare Turlay NewberryOliver the cat has a simple, easy life, and that is just the way he likes it. So what is he suppose to do when his human, Miss Tilly brings home a baby rabbit! While Miss Tilly writes in her first rabbit poem that, “No home’s complete without a [...]

Favorite Books continued…

The Youngest Templar Book One: Keeper of the Grail by Michael Spradlin Young Tristan, an orphan brought up in an abbey, is swept off to war when he joins a group of Crusaders passing through on their way to distant lands. He becomes the trusted squire of Sir Thomas, who asks him to escape from [...]

New Favorite Books

Schooled by Gordon Korman $5.99 Ages 10-14 Cap Anderson, good-natured, thoughtful, fun-loving, and kind, was raised and home-schooled in a hippie commune by his grandmother. He knows a lot about farm life, wildlife, academics, and survival skills, but he is clueless about life out in the real world. When his grandmother is hospitalized, Cap leaves [...]