Snoozefest

A book review of Snoozefest: The Surprising Science of Sleep by Tanya Lloyd Kyi Stars: **** Kids Can Press (2021)Children’s Nonfiction/Science80 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: From award-winning author Tanya Lloyd Kyi, an eye-opening look at the science of… Read More »

Ghosts Unveiled!

A book review of Ghosts Unveiled! Creepy and True #2 by Kerrie Logan Hollihan Stars: *** Abrams (2020)Children’s Nonfiction208 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Do you believe in ghosts? Whether you’re a believer in things that go bump in… Read More »

C’Rona Pandemic Comics

A book review of C’Rona Pandemic Comics by Bob Hall, Judy Diamond, Liz VanWormer and Judi Gaiashkibos Stars: **** University of Nebraska Lincoln (2021)Juvenile Comic Book/Essays48 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: C’RONA Pandemic Comics is a collection of short comics… Read More »

CRISPR – Changing DNA

A book review of CRISPR: A Powerful Way to Change DNA by Yolanda Ridge Stars: ***** Annick Press (2020)Children’s Nonfiction/DNA116 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: CRISPR stands for clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats. If it sounds complicated, it… Read More »

Why Don’t Cars Run on Apple Juice?

A book review of Why Don’t Cars Run on Apple Juice? Real Science Questions from Real Kids by Kira Vermond Stars: *** Annick Press (2019)Children’s Nonfiction88 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: What keeps the stars from falling from the… Read More »

Running Wild

A book review of Running Wild: Animals in Motion by Galadriel Watson Stars: **** Annick Press (2020)Children’s Nonfiction68 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Summary: A squid jets through the ocean like a rocket. A cheetah races after a zig-zagging gazelle. A fishing… Read More »

The Circulatory Story

A book review of The Circulatory Story by Mary K. Corcoran Stars: *** Charlesbridge Books (2010)Children’s Nonfiction44 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Humorous text paired with comic illustrations, brings anatomy and science of the body to life for young readers in this exploration of the circulatory system. From the author and illustrator… Read More »