Ninja! | by Arree Chung

Ninja! by Arree Chung My rating: 4 of 5 stars Really, who doesn't want to be a ninja? I've seen first hand from my own kids their creative ninja moves, equipment, and outfits (mostly all clad in black, you know for stealth missions), and I think that's a big part of why I enjoyed this... Continue Reading →


Pies From Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott | by Dee Romito

Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Dee Romito My rating: 5 of 5 stars Note: This is a review of an advance reader copy. The book releases on November 6th, 2018 When I think about the Montgomery Bus Boycott, I naturally think of Rosa Parks and Dr. Martin Luther... Continue Reading →

Connecting with Authors on Flipgrid

Connecting with Authors on Flipgrid You may have Flipgrid Fever like countless schools all over the world and as a result, you have been amplifying student voice on a video-based platform that knocks down the four walls of your classroom, extending learning beyond your school, to now include the greater global community. The possibilities are... Continue Reading →

Unplugged | by Steve Antony

Unplugged by Steve Antony My rating: 4 of 5 stars There is so much that Blip can do being plugged into her computer. She can learn new things, play fun games, and travel to virtually anyplace in the world. When things go dark and Blip stumbles upon the world outside her home, she finds an... Continue Reading →

Potato Pants | by Laurie Keller

Potato Pants! by Laurie Keller My rating: 5 of 5 stars Note: Review of Advance Reader Copy | Book Releases 10/2/18 I loved Potato Pants! Well because it's a POTATO! That and the fact that the book opens with the potato doing the Robot. Actually, since it's a potato, its the Po-Bot (duh!) The potato... Continue Reading →

Albie Newton | by Josh Funk

Albie Newton by Josh Funk My rating: 4 of 5 stars Albie Newton has the tough task of making friends at a brand new school and while his plan is sure to do the trick, it starts to go awry when he takes to dismantling the world around him for the sake of his invention.... Continue Reading →

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