Monday, October 26, 2009
Did you know that librarians are a group of people that not only help you find the information you need, but help the government keep the world safe from international spies and other mean people. Steve Brixton learned this the hard way, when a group of librarians suspect that he's one of the bad guys. Read all about it in The Case of the Case of the Mistaken Identity by Mac Barnett. Grades 3 - 5. Check availability.
A Taste for Red by Lewis Harris, tells the story of a girl who thinks she's a vampire. She's not. Unfortunately her teacher is, and somebody has to stop her before she sucks the life out of every student in the school. Grades 4 and up. Check availability.
Thursday, October 01, 2009
The Witch's Guide to Cooking with Children by Keith McGowan
Did you ever wonder if that child eating witch in Hansel and Gretel had relatives who were still out there? Well she does. And, with the destruction of forests, they've moved to the suburbs. One could live next door to you. Sol and Connie discovered that one lived next door to them and she still loved a roasted child. Grades 4 and up.