Monday, September 26, 2005
The Liberation of Gabriel King by K.L. Going
Gabriel King is afraid of alot of things - spiders, bullies, alligators,Frita's basement,cows, earwigs, blenders,moving up to fifth grade and on and on. But during the summer of 1976, his friend Frita is going to help him face his fears one by one starting with his new pet spider, Jimmy. Recommended for students in Grades 4 - 6.
Shredderman: Enemy Spy by Wendelin Van Draanen
Shredderman's sidekick and parents want him to lie low for awhile. Let the press disappear and the rumors slow. But how can you lie low in the fight for justice and truth? How can a superhero ever lie low? If you've read the earlier installments you have to read this one. If you don't know Shredderman, you are way uncool. Recommended for grades 3 and up.