Category Archives: Realistic fiction

The Adventures of Allie and Amy: The Best Friend Plan by Stephanie Calmenson and Joanna Cole, illustrated by James Burks

 The Adventures of Allie and Amy: The Best Friend Plan by Stephanie Calmenson and Joanna Cole, illustrated by James Burks, Simon & Schuster, 9781534452510, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover reader Genre: Realistic … Continue reading

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Our Wayward Fate by Gloria Chao

  Our Wayward Fate by Gloria Chao, Simon Pulse, 9781534427617, 2019 Format: Paperback, advanced readers copy Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Ali Chu is a … Continue reading

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Cooper Clark and the Dragon Lady – Valerie Sherrard, illustrations by David Jardine

    Cooper Clark and the Dragon Lady – Valerie Sherrard, illustrations by David Jardine, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 9781554554621, 2019 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic Fiction  What did you like … Continue reading

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Pay Attention, Carter Jones – by Gary D. Schmidt

   Pay Attention, Carter Jones – by Gary D. Schmidt, Houghton Harcourt Harcourt, 9780544790858, 2019 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction/sports What did you like about the book?  I have loved … Continue reading

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Little Lunch: Loads of Laughs by Danny Katz, illustrated by Mitch Vane

     Little Lunch: Loads of Laughs by Danny Katz, illustrated by Mitch Vane, Candlewick Entertainment, 9781536209143, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Perfect Star by Rob Buyea

   The Perfect Star by Rob Buyea, Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 9781524764630, 2019 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? Rob Buyea’s ensemble … Continue reading

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Rick by Alex Gino

 Rick by Alex Gino, Scholastic, 9781338048100, 2020 Format: Review copy; Hardcover available 4/21/20 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? Rick is a companion novel to … Continue reading

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