Tag Archives: Wendy Lamb Books

We Are All We Have by Marina Budhos

We Are All We Have by Marina Budhos. Wendy Lamb Books/Random House, 2022. 9780593120200 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? 17-year-old Pakistani Rania … Continue reading

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Chester Keene Cracks the Code by Kekla Magoon

Chester Keene Cracks the Code by Kekla Magoon. Wendy Lamb Books, 2022. 9781524716004 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Mystery What did you like about the book? Endearing characters and a mysterious puzzle … Continue reading

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How to Win a Slime War by Mae Respicio

How to Win a Slime War by Mae Respicio. Wendy Lamb Books, Random House, 2021. 9780593302675 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Starting … Continue reading

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The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead

The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead. Wendy Lamb, 2020. 9781101938096 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Twelve year old Bea tells … Continue reading

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The Long Ride by Marina Budhos

  The Long Ride by Marina Budhos, Wendy Lamb Books, 9780553534221, 2019 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? The Long Ride is a book that … Continue reading

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Banjo – Graham Salisbury

 Banjo – Graham Salisbury, Wendy Lamb Books, 2019. 9780375842641 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:   Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? Danny Mack lives on a ranch in Oregon with his … Continue reading

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Nothing But Trouble – Jacqueline Davies

     Nothing But Trouble – Jacqueline Davies, Wendy Lamb Books; (9780062369888), 2016 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: realistic What did you like about the book? Maggie lives in a small … Continue reading

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The House that Lou Built – Mae Respicio

     The House that Lou Built – Mae Respicio, Wendy Lamb Books; (9781524717940), 2018 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: realistic What did you like about the book? Lou is Filipina … Continue reading

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One Third Nerd by Gennifer Choldenko, illustrated by Eglantine Ceulemans

       One Third Nerd by Gennifer Choldenko, illustrated by Eglantine Ceulemans, Published by Wendy Lamb Books, 9781524718886, 2019 Format: Hardcover, 221 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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Season of Styx Malone – Kekla Magoon

 Season of Styx Malone – Kekla Magoon, Wendy Lamb Books, (9781524715953), 2018 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  I dare you not to fall in love with this charming coming … Continue reading

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