Check out Kate’s video review of her summer children’s fiction pick, Tuesdays at the Castle by Jessica Day George.
Bow-Wow’s Nightmare Neighbors by Mark Newgarden
Karen’s Goodreads rating: 4 of 5 stars
The Ultimate Guide to Books for Reluctant Readers Ages 12 to 13 by Karina Glaser at bookriot.com.
El Deafo by Cece Bell
Kelsey’s Goodreads rating: 5 of 5 stars
Wonderfully captures the good and bad of growing up “different.” It was a quick read and it really delves into issues of friendship, ableism, acceptance, and growing up.