Category Archives: Mythology

Loki: A Bad God’s Guide to Being Good by Louie Stowell

Loki: A Bad God’s Guide to Being Good by Louie Stowell. Walker Books, Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536223279 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover illustrated novel What did you like about the book?  Any … Continue reading

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A Thousand Steps into Night by Traci Chee

A Thousand Steps into Night by Traci Chee, Clarion, 2022. 9780358469988 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? 17-year-old Miuko is kissed by a demon … Continue reading

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Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings: Who Guards My Sleep? by Marie Chow, illustrated by Sija Hong

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings: Who Guards My Sleep? by Marie Chow, illustrated by Sija Hong. Marvel, 2021. 9781368069960 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy/movie tie-in What did you … Continue reading

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Across the Rainbow Bridge by Kevin Crossley-Holland,  illustrated by Jeffrey Alan Love

Across the Rainbow Bridge: Stories of Norse Gods and Humans by Kevin Crossley-Holland,  illustrated by Jeffrey Alan Love. Candlewick Studio, c2020, 2021. 9781536217711 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Folktales What did … Continue reading

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Pahua and the Soul Stealer by Lori M. Lee

Pahua and the Soul Stealer by Lori M. Lee. Disney Hyperion, 2021. 9781368068246 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? This story centers on Pahua, … Continue reading

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Tristan Strong Keeps Punching by Kwame Mbalia

Tristan Strong Keeps Punching by Kwame Mbalia. Disney Hyperion, 2021. 97813680547874 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy  What did you like about the book? Tristan Strong is in New Orleans for a … Continue reading

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The Cursed Carnival and Other Calamities edited by Rick Riordan

The Cursed Carnival and Other Calamities edited by Rick Riordan. Disney Hyperion, 2021. 9781368070836 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book?  Riordan gets into multiverse-mode … Continue reading

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My First Pop-Up Mythological Monsters by Owen Davey

My First Pop-Up Mythological Monsters by Owen Davey. Candlewick Press, c2020, 2021. 9781536217643 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   Fifteen mythological creatures from … Continue reading

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The Vanishing Lake by Paddy Donnelly

The Vanishing Lake by Paddy Donnelly. Yeehoo Press, 2021. 9781953458032 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? What a fun, fantastical and almost mythical story of … Continue reading

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The Last Fallen Star by Graci Kim

The Last Fallen Star by Graci Kim. Disney Hyperion, 2021. 9781368059633 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? Despite being much loved by her adoptive … Continue reading

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