Category Archives: Realistic fiction

Catching the Light – Susan Sinnott

 Catching the Light – Susan Sinnott, Vagrant Press, an Imprint of Nimbus Publishing, (9781771085960), 2018 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? Cathy has … Continue reading

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Brown – Håkon Øvreås illustrated by Øyvind Torseter,

 Brown (My Alter Ego is a Superhero, Book 1) – Håkon Øvreås illustrated by Øyvind Torseter, translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson, Enchanted  Lion Books, c2018, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 … Continue reading

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Juana & Lucas: Big Problemas– Juana Medina

  Juana & Lucas: Big Problemas– Juana Medina.  Candlewick Press, 2019. 9781536201314 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? This second book in a delightful series does not disappoint.  Juana and … Continue reading

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Camp Shady Crook – Lee Gjertsen Malone

  Camp Shady Crook – Lee Gjertsen Malone, Aladdin; (9781534422261), 2019 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Archie is headed back to his favorite place on earth, Camp Shady Brook. … Continue reading

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Bernice Buttman, Model Citizen – Niki Lenz

     Bernice Buttman, Model Citizen – Niki Lenz, Random House, 9781524770440, 2019 Format: Hardcover, 240 pages Genre: Realistic fiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Bernice is the bully you will find yourself … Continue reading

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The Line Tender by Kate Allen, illustrated by Xingye Jin

  The Line Tender by Kate Allen, illustrated by Xingye Jin, Dutton Children’s Books, 9780735231603, c2019. Format: Hardcover Rating: (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: RealisticFiction What did you like about the book? Lucy Everhart lives … Continue reading

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Hot Comb – written and illustrated by Ebony Flowers

    Hot Comb – written and illustrated by Ebony Flowers, Drawn and Quarterly, 9781770463486, 2019 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic Fiction (Graphic Novel format) What did you like about the book?  Flowers debuts with a … Continue reading

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