WW84: Ready for Battle Review

Title: WW84: Ready for Battle Author: Calliope Glass Published:   2020 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Middle Grade Genre: Fantasy-Adventure Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $12.99 I received a copy of Ready for Battle from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Diana Prince has been living quietly among mortals in the era of excess: …

Our Race for Reconciliation Review

Title: Our Race for Reconciliation (My Australian Story) Author: Anita Heiss Published:   2017 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Middle Grade Genre: Contemporary Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $16.99 I received a copy of Our Race for Reconciliation from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Mel Gordon loves running, and watching Seinfeld, but …

The Lost Soul Atlas Review

Title: The Lost Soul Atlas Author: Zana Fraillon Published: July 2020 Publisher: Hachette Readership: Middle Grade Genre: Magical Realism/Fantasy Rating: ★★★★   I received a copy of The Lost Soul Atlas from Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A powerful story of hope and friendship, from the author …

Rick Review

Title: Rick Author: Alex Gino Published:   June 2020 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Middle Grade Genre: Contemporary, LGBTQIA+ Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $24.99 I received a copy of Rick from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. From the award-winning author of George, the story of a boy named Rick who needs …

Hold Back the Tide Review

Title: Hold Back the Tide Author: Melinda Salisbury Published:   March 2020 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Upper Middle Grade/YA Genre: Urban Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $16.99 I received a copy of Hold Back the Tide from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. A quiet lakeside community with one open secreteveryone knows …

Shuri: A Black Panther Novel Review

Title:  Shuri: A Black Panther Novel Author: Nic Stone Published:   June 2020 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Middle Grade Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $24.99 I received a copy of Shuri: A Black Panther Novel from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. An original, upper middle grade series starring …

Who Am I? Review

Title:  Who Am I? (My Australian Story) Author: Anita Heiss Published:   May 2020 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Middle Grade Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★★ RRP: $16.99 Trigger warning: Stolen generation story I received a copy of Who Am I? from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I woke up this …

Captain Marvel: Higher, Further, Faster Review

Title: Captain Marvel: Higher, Further, Faster Author: Liza Palmer Published: 2019 Publisher: Scholastic Readership: Middle Grade + Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★★ I received a copy of Captain Marvel: Higher, Further, Faster from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.   Before she became Captain Marvel, Carol Danvers dreamt …