The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

Narrator: Christina Moore Publisher: Recorded Books (2016) Length: 9 hours 37 minutes Author's Page In this beautifully magical book, the witch Xan adopts a sacrificial baby from the Protectorate into her heart, having accidentally fed her the moonlight. As baby Luna grows, so does her magic yet she is unable to control it. Soon she unknowingly becomes a … Continue reading The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill

Audiobook & Signed Book Giveaway + Interview: Brandon Bosse, Author of the Phillip Aisling Adventures

Everyone, please give a warm welcome to author Brandon Bosse. Don't miss the GIVEAWAY at the end of this post - signed paper copies and Audible.com/.UK copies of The Dreams of Phillip Aisling and the Numinous Nagwaagan.  What’s next for Phillip Aisling? Well that could be answered a few different ways. First, and what I’m … Continue reading Audiobook & Signed Book Giveaway + Interview: Brandon Bosse, Author of the Phillip Aisling Adventures

Teddy Bears and the Christmas Pirates by Justin Sloan

Narrator: Michael Gilliland Publisher: Justin Sloan (2016) Length: 1 hour 26 minutes Series: Book 3 Teddy Defenders Author's Page Note: Even though this is Book 3 in the series, it works fine as a stand alone. Teddy bears Ari and Mia are in for quite the adventure in this story! It's Christmas time and these bears are a … Continue reading Teddy Bears and the Christmas Pirates by Justin Sloan

Interview: Danica Davidson, Author of Battle with the Wither, an Unofficial Overworld Adventure

Everyone, please give a warm welcome to author Danica Davidson. We chat about manga, cyberbullying, Minecraft, and plenty more! She's previously been interviewed on one of my favorite book blogs, The Little Red Reviewer. Make sure to check that out for even more about Danica. Now, on to the interview! Is there a genre or … Continue reading Interview: Danica Davidson, Author of Battle with the Wither, an Unofficial Overworld Adventure

Book Giveaway & Review: David Travels to the Past by Gonzalo Martínez De Antoñana

Don't forget to check out the giveaway at the bottom of the post! Illustrator: María José Mosquera Publisher: Saure Publisher (2016) Length: 74 pages Author's Page Note: This book contains two distinct adventures: The Rock Painters, Art of the Upper Paleolithic Period and also The Babylonians, Art of Mesopotamia. Each story starts with a little introduction page. David is … Continue reading Book Giveaway & Review: David Travels to the Past by Gonzalo Martínez De Antoñana

The Dreams of Phillip Aisling and the Numinous Nagwaagan by Brandon Bosse

Narrator: Fred Wolinsky Publisher: Brandon Bosse (2016) Length: 7 hours 48 minutes Series: Book 1 The Dreams of Phillip Aisling Author's Page On Phillip's 13th birthday, his friends and family gather with presents, food, and plenty of quirky personalities. That night he has his first strange dream and he soon learns that he is in training to become a … Continue reading The Dreams of Phillip Aisling and the Numinous Nagwaagan by Brandon Bosse

Guest Post: Using Fiction to Interest Young Readers in Non-Fiction by Henry Herz

Hello everyone, please welcome Henry Herz to the blog today. I've had the pleasure of interviewing Henry in the past as well as enjoying his clever children's rhyming book Monster Goose Nursery Rhymes. One of his other books, When You Give an Imp a Penny, was beautifully illustrated and mischievously fun! Today, we're celebrating the release of … Continue reading Guest Post: Using Fiction to Interest Young Readers in Non-Fiction by Henry Herz

Little Red Cuttlefish by Henry Herz, Josh Herz, & Harrison Herz

Where I Got It: Review copy Illustrator: Kate Gotfredson Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company (2016) Length: 32 pages Author's Page This is an aquatic retelling of the Little Red Riding Hood tale. Little Red, a cuttlefish, is set to deliver crabcakes to Grandma. Little Red looks forward to sharing krill cakes with her. She makes it there safely … Continue reading Little Red Cuttlefish by Henry Herz, Josh Herz, & Harrison Herz

Ebook Giveaway & Interview: Arthur Slade, author of The Hunchback Assignments

Everyone, please give a warm welcome to author Arthur Slade. I've enjoyed Slade's works - check out my reviews of Dust and Ember's End. We chat about book villains, which fictional characters to invite over for tea, tough jobs, and plenty more! Also, don't miss the international GIVEAWAY at the end of this post - ebook … Continue reading Ebook Giveaway & Interview: Arthur Slade, author of The Hunchback Assignments

Guest Post: Fairy Tales and Fairies and Fae (Oh, My!) by Henry Herz

Hello everyone, please welcome Henry Herz to the blog today. I've had the pleasure of interviewing Henry in the past as well as reading his wonderful children's book Nimpentoad. He was also the editor for a great anthology, Beyond the Pale.  His latest clever creation is Mabel and the Queen of Dreams. Without further ado, … Continue reading Guest Post: Fairy Tales and Fairies and Fae (Oh, My!) by Henry Herz