Category Archives: Fantasy

The Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate – Shannon Hale and Dean Hale, illustrated by LeUyen Pham

   The Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate – Shannon Hale and Dean Hale, illustrated by LeUyen Pham, Candlewick Press, (9780763688264), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you … Continue reading

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Nutcracked – Susan Adrian

 Nutcracked – Susan Adrian, Random House, (9780399556685), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book?  Georgie is a 6th grader who has her dream come true … Continue reading

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Mask of Shadows – Linsey Miller

  Mask of Shadows – Linsey Miller, Sourcebooks Fire, 9781492647492, 2017 Format: Hardcover ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? This story follows gender-fluid thief Sal as … Continue reading

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Mighty Jack and the Goblin King – Ben Hatke

  Mighty Jack and the Goblin King – Ben Hatke, First Second/Roaring Brook Press, (9781626722668), 2017 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Genre: Graphic novel/Fantasy What did you like about the book? The … Continue reading

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Magic Tree House #29: A Big Day for Baseball by Mary Pope Osborne, illustrated by AG Ford

 Magic Tree House #29: A Big Day for Baseball by Mary Pope Osborne, illustrated by AG Ford, Random House, 9781524713089, 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review: 5 Genre:  Historical Fiction/Fantasy What did you … Continue reading

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My Pet Human Takes Center Stage – by Yasmine Surovec

   My Pet Human Takes Center Stage (My Pet Human, book 2) by Yasmine Surovec. Roaring Brook, 2017. 9781626720749 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Animal fantasy What did you like about the book? This early chapter … Continue reading

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Shadowhouse Fall, written by Daniel Jose Older

  Shadowhouse Fall, written by Daniel Jose Older, Published by Arthur A. Levine Books 2017. 9780545952828 Format: Hardcover Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 5 Genre:  YA Fiction / Urban Fantasy / Paranormal What did you … Continue reading

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