Category Archives: Adventure

Genre

The Wizard’s Dog Fetches the Grail – Eric Kahn Gale, illustrated by Dave Phillips

  The Wizard’s Dog Fetches the Grail – Eric Kahn Gale, illustrated by Dave Phillips, Crown Books for Young Readers, (9780553537406), 2018 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Animals, Book Review, Fantasy, Legend, Magic, Mythology | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle by Christina Uss

The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle by Christina Uss. Margaret Ferguson Books, 2018. ISBN 9780823440078 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Adventure/paranormal/sci-fi – a real mashup! What did you like about the … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Book Review, Paranormal, Science Fiction | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Poesy Ring: A Love Story by Bob Graham

 The Poesy Ring: A Love Story by Bob Graham, Candlewick Press, 9780763698843, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Adventure What did you like about the book? “Love Never Dies” is inscribed … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Animal fiction, Book Review | Tagged | Leave a comment

Hide by Steve Henry

 Hide by Steve Henry, Holiday House Publishing, 9780823437733, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Adventure What did you like about the book? This is a simply worded book. It uses smaller … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Beginning Reader, Book Review | Tagged | Leave a comment

Journey of the Pale Bear by Susan Fletcher

        Journey of the Pale Bear by Susan Fletcher,  Margaret K. McElderry Books, 9781534420779, 2018 Format: Softcover, 304 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historic Fiction/Adventure What did you like about the book? A nice … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Animal fiction, Book Review, Historical fiction | Tagged | Leave a comment

Away With Words: The Daring Story of Isabella Bird – Lori Mortensen, illustrated by Kristy Caldwell

 Away With Words: The Daring Story of Isabella Bird – Lori Mortensen, illustrated by Kristy Caldwell, Peachtree Publishers, (9781682630051), 2019 Format: loose pages, galley Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Biography  What did you … Continue reading

Posted in *Starred Review, Adventure, Biography, History | Tagged | Leave a comment

Flying Deep: Climb Inside Deep-Sea Submersible ALVIN – written by Michelle Cusolito, illustrations by Nicole Wong

    Flying Deep: Climb Inside Deep-Sea Submersible ALVIN – written by Michelle Cusolito, illustrations by Nicole Wong, Charlesbridge, 9781580898119, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

Posted in *Starred Review, Adventure, Book Review, Exploration | Tagged | Leave a comment