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The Zodiac Killer: Terror and Mystery
3.45
really liked it
This is my 9th book for the YALSA Best Books reading challenge. This yet again was a little out of my comfort zone. (But that is particularly why I wa ...more
May 02, 2012
May 07, 2012
 
Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl, #1)
4.05
really liked it
Zita and her friend Joseph discover a strange object with a button while walking. Zita pushes the button and Joseph is taken by some strange creature ...more
Dec 04, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
 
Scribbles and Ink, The Contest
3.61
liked it
This is a fun story about Scribbles (a cat that is drawn with “scribbles”) and Ink (a mouse that is a solid black color, like ink). They are friends. ...more
not set
Dec 08, 2013
 
Pemberley Ranch
3.47
liked it
I decided to take a break from my YA books to read this one over the weekend. I am a sucker for most of the Jane Austen remakes...especially the Pride ...more
not set
Apr 04, 2011
 
Again!
4.03
really liked it
A young green dragon wants a book read at bedtime. The book is about a dragon who doesn’t sleep and is therefore a “bright angry red”. The young drago ...more
not set
Jul 16, 2013
 
Black Heart (Curse Workers, #3)
4.08
really liked it
I have really enjoyed this series and am a little sad that it is over. So this is the third book in the “Curse Workers” series. Cassel Sharpe is just ...more
Jul 21, 2012
Jul 21, 2012
 
When Charley Met Grampa
3.78
liked it
Henry writes a letter to his Grampa telling him all about his new dog named Charley. Henry also asks when Grampa will next come to visit. Grampa write ...more
not set
Dec 08, 2013
 
Wild Born (Spirit Animals, #1)
4.01
liked it
In the world of Erdas people can have a spirit animal. Usually when a child turns eleven-years-old they are able to drink a sip of Nectar of Ninanni t ...more
Sep 06, 2013
Sep 06, 2013
 
Puffin Peter
3.75
liked it
Peter and Paul are puffins and best friends. One day a storm blows Puffin Peter away from the islands where he and Paul and the rest of the puffins li ...more
not set
May 31, 2013
 
The Three Bears ABC
3.45
really liked it
This is a fun alphabet book that has a story. Similar to how Caveman A B.C. Story had a story presented through the alphabet…so does this. Although th ...more
not set
Aug 01, 2013
 
Pavement Chalk Artist: The Three-Dimensional Drawings of Julian Beever
4.09
liked it
This was book 14 for the YALSA Best Books challenge.

Basically this is a book that has dozens of amazing 3D sidewalk drawings made by Julian Beever. I
...more
May 13, 2012
May 14, 2012
 
Stick!
3.71
really liked it
A little dog finds a stick. He is so, SO excited. So when he sees a cow he says, “Stick?” To which the cow replies, “Grass!” Off the dog goes to find ...more
not set
Sep 21, 2013
 
A Home for Bird
4.04
really liked it
A bird from a cuckoo clock was lost while on a moving truck. A friendly frog named Vernon is very kind and helpful trying to help Bird find the perfec ...more
not set
Sep 28, 2012
 
The Other Colors: An ABC Book
3.44
liked it
I really like alphabet books. And I really like photography. So I knew I would probably like this book. The only problem is that I don’t see all that ...more
not set
Jun 13, 2013
 
The Cloud Spinner
4.11
really liked it
A boy is taught how to spin thread from clouds. Then he weaves the thread into cloth. Just enough for two scarves: one white one to protect from the s ...more
not set
Aug 19, 2012
 
The Lonely Book
4.15
liked it
The new book at the library sits out front where lots of people can see it and check it out. Eventually it moves to the children's section where it is ...more
not set
Apr 27, 2012
 
The King Who Wouldn't Sleep
3.79
really liked it
There once was a king who loved his daughter so much that he never slept so that he could find the perfect prince for her. Unfortunately the King didn ...more
not set
Jul 21, 2012
 
Count the Monkeys
4.19
really liked it
This book is called Count the Monkeys because readers get to count monkeys…or not. One giant king cobra has scared the monkeys away. Then along comes ...more
not set
Sep 06, 2013
 
Penguin Cha-Cha
3.66
really liked it
In this particular story a young girl named Julia goes to the Chomping Park and Zoo quite often. While she is there she enjoys watching all the perfor ...more
not set
Nov 17, 2013
 
Zero the Hero
4.08
it was amazing
Have you read Emergency yet? It is this brilliant book about the alphabet letters and what happens when the letter “E” gets injured. Well, if you have ...more
not set
May 24, 2012
 
I, Galileo
3.96
really liked it
This biography of Galileo explains to young readers not only who he is but what happened to one of the greatest scientists who would not give up learn ...more
not set
Aug 19, 2012
 
Never Eighteen
3.80
liked it
Austin Parker is dying. He is never going to turn eighteen. Since he knows this, he wants to accomplish a certain list of things while he still can. S ...more
Nov 27, 2012
Dec 28, 2012
 
One Cool Friend
4.05
really liked it
Elliot is a very serious young man. He dresses like he is going to the opera and he is as polite as if he were taking an etiquette test. So when his f ...more
not set
Mar 12, 2012
 
What Noise Does a Rabbit Make?
3.40
liked it
In this adorable picture book a group of rabbits are out in a field next to a farm. As the farm wakes up for the day the rabbit hears all sorts of noi ...more
not set
Nov 25, 2013
 
Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great
4.11
really liked it
Goat is grumpy. Mostly because when he tries to do various things nothing turns out as neat as what Unicorn is doing. For example, if Goat rides his b ...more
not set
Sep 06, 2013
 
Frog and Fly
3.61
it was amazing
These six stories about a frog and a fly (though not the same fly…the fly has a tendency to get eaten) are quite amusing! In the first story the fly s ...more
not set
May 24, 2012
 
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Flies Again (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, #2)
3.93
liked it
I have never read the book Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. However, I did love the movie when I was younger. And I still find myself singing the Chitty Chitt ...more
Jul 29, 2012
Aug 01, 2012
 
My Yosemite: A Guide for Young Adventurers
4.17
it was amazing
I have never been to Yosemite. I just might have to go now. Not only do I love National Parks, but I love seeing beautiful photographs and illustratio ...more
not set
Nov 07, 2012
 
The Duckling Gets a Cookie!?
4.40
it was amazing
The cute Duckling asked the reader for a cookie. And by golly the Duckling got a cookie. But then the Pigeon realized that the Duckling got a cookie a ...more
not set
May 24, 2012
 
The Rescue (Benotripia, #1)
3.77
it was ok
This book was written by a girl who is 11 as of 2012. So, that in and of itself is crazy. A published author at that age. However, the 120 some odd pa ...more
Feb 18, 2013
Feb 18, 2013
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