Tag Archives : Science Fiction

Fantasy and Science Fiction for Kids


This book provides a good dose of fantasy and science fiction for kids.  In a galaxy far far away Lucky is just discovering his powers and the role he will play in saving the universe.  This book is another import from the UK and the story leads us into an intergalactic war with consequences no one could have foreseen.  Lucky…

Nathan Hale’s Latest Adventure


Today I have Nathan Hale’s latest adventure.  What do you do next when you have an immensely popular graphic novel series based on great moments in history? Why create a post apocalyptic fantasy where the world is inhabited by aliens of course.  This is a departure for the author but a sucessful story into a new genre of graphic novel.…

Page Turner for Kids


Today I have a book that is a page turner for kids.  It is full of action and mystery and your kids will be clamoring to read the next one in the series.  And on that note, the final book of the series was just released this week, so no waiting for months to find out what happens.  How great…

A Chapter Book About Time Travel


I usually have trouble with time travel books because to be frank, I get totally confused with the whole concept of the single mutable time stream theory.  Yep, even typing it confuses me.  But I charge in to these books none the less because a chapter book about time travel is so cool. The book I am profiling today about time…

A Book for Kids About Fitting In


This is about the time when book folks start talking about which titles will pop up around awards season.  I have a feeling that the book I am profiling today will be included in those talks. I have to confess that the idea of a robot stranded on a deserted island didn’t quite make my “must read” list, but I…