Winter of Fire by Sherryl Jordan.

Originally posted on Bobs Books Blog:
Winter of Fire by Sherryl Jordan. Pub. Scholastic, 2019. First published in 1994 this reprint was made because the themes it has are so relevent to today’s world and because it is damn good literature. I am so glad it was reprinted because I missed it first time around.…

Carmen Sandiego and crew are off on a thrilling treasure hunt!

Crack the code with Carmen Sandiego! In this original story, a special clue-decoding wheel built into the front cover allows readers to hunt for long-lost pirate’s treasure alongside the world’s greatest thief. Inspired by the Netflix animated series. Carmen Sandiego and crew are off on a thrilling treasure hunt in this original story inspired by…

This Book Trilogy By Julian Lennon Inspires Children to Make the World a Better Place

The final book in the New York Times bestselling trilogy, following Touch the Earth and Heal the Earth. by Julian Lennon, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter, philanthropist, photographer, and bestselling author. Jump aboard the White Feather Flier, a magical plane that can go anywhere on Earth! This time, Lennon’s book, Love the Earth, immerses children into an interactive and unique journey where they…

This newest story will prove there’s no stopping Steven Universe

Peridot–along with Steven, Lars, and Lapis–puts on a play based on Camp Pining Hearts, a cult classic television series in the Steven Universe world. IT’S SHOWTIME! Steven Universe Original Graphic Novel: Camp Pining Play When Peridot and Lapis discover Camp Pining Play fanfiction, they fall in love with Lars’ secret story and decide to put…

A&P: Analyzing the Richness of Updike’s Prose With High School Students

Imagine that your part-time job is a grocery store clerk. What do you see throughout the day? What kinds of people come across your path? These nameless customers might fit into general types: the young mother with the screaming toddlers; the old woman with the scowl of agitation toward the laziness of the current generation;…

A modern classic inspired by The Nutcracker about how the Sugar Plum Fairy got her wings

“An adorable children’s book…about the holidays, inclusion, and magic!” —Kristen Bell, award-winning actress from Frozen and The Good Place “Want to make this holiday more magical? Then get your copy!” —Allison Janney, award-winning actress from Mom and I, Tonya “Great for kids this holiday season!” —Jessie Tyler Ferguson, award-winning actor from Modern Family From Will…

An account of a presidential search for notoriety

In the New World called America big changes were a’brewing. Independence was declared with bold hurrahs and ballyhooing! In this rhyming, hilarious romp about a little-known facet of American history, Thomas Jefferson tries to disprove a French theory that those in the New World are puny and wussy by going in search of mammoth bones….

Poe Won’t Go Has the Feel of a Contemporary Classic

A pink elephant named Poe sits in the middle of a town’s only road and won’t budge—until someone bothers to find out why he’s there. The people of Prickly Valley try all sorts of methods to get him to go-but one thoughtful little girl works up the courage to do what no one else has…