August 13, 2021 by Esther Keller
What do InvestiGators and Geronimo Stilton have in common? Both will have elementary students giggling over their books.
July 2, 2021 by Esther Keller
Esther brought the first six volumes of Hilo home to review, but her kids kept taking them to read. Is there a better endorsement than that?
January 23, 2020 by Esther Keller
'Kitten Construction Company' creator John Patrick Green sends two goofy gators off to solve a mystery in his new book, InvestiGators.
December 21, 2017 by Esther Keller
Dinosaurs! Gladiator-like fighting! Aliens! A fabulous combination that will have elementary-age readers banging down the library or bookstore doors for more. Tyrannosaurus Ralph By Nate Evans and Vince Evans AMP! Comics for Kids. 2017. ISBN 9781449472085 PBK, $9.99. 180pp. Grades 3 and up When Ralph meets his nemesis, his bully, in the park, he is […]
August 28, 2014 by Mike Pawuk
Zombillenium, Vol. 2: Human Resources Written and Illustrated by Arthur de Pins NBM Publishing, 2014 ISBN 978-1-56163-850-5 $14.95 When you build a horror-themed amusement park in a region where there’s double digit unemployment and you only hire the monstrous living dead (and one witch) as your employees, there’s bound to be some friction with the […]
July 18, 2011 by Katherine Dacey
When the kind but chronically confused Mr. Venezi places a help wanted ad in the paper, the animals at Venezi’s Pet & Supply begin to fret: one candidate smells like soup, while another refuses to work with cute critters. The pets are relieved when Mr. Venezi hires Viola, a smart, stylish ninth grader who seems […]
by Colby Sharp
100 Scope Notes
by Travis Jonker
Good Comics for Kids
by Lori Henderson
The Classroom Bookshelf
by Erika Thulin Dawes
Enter your email address below to receive notifications of new blog posts by email.