Browsing Category : Young Adult

Book for Fashion Obsessed Teens


Are you looking for a holiday book for fashion obsessed teens?  This series is fabulous for young fans of Project Runway.  My daughter loves watching the show and she absolutely fell in love with this book series.  While not a fashionista, she is an artist and I have loved seeing her sketches which were inspired by this book. Don’t forget to Follow…

Epic Fantasy Adventure


The book I am profiling today was an omission in my kid lit arsenal.  It was one of those stories that I knew I should read, but there was always a book in front of it that seemed more compelling.  Well, as I was cataloging my recently completed stories, I realized that I had a hole in the fantasy/adventure genre,…

The Joy of Losing


In keeping with the Sports theme, today I have a book that both my son and I absolutely adored.  It looks at the culture of sports in schools with humor and honesty. John Klassen has become a favorite author of mine. You know when I am willing to buy the latest book instead of waiting for the library to get…

Book to Get Kids in the Olympic Spirit


With the Olympics on the horizon, your kids may get more excited about books featuring these dedicated athletes. I was actually surprised that there aren’t more books for kids that feature these juggernauts of sports. Stories of overcoming adversity and making sacrifices are part of the narrative for so many athletes that I thought more books would feature them. The…