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Ebooks for Hot Weather

It’s much too hot to carry books around, so we’re focusing on ebooks this month. And we’ve got a couple of newly released ebooks currently only available through Amazon. We finally have The Rose Without a Name ebook available. It’s regularly $6.99, but this month we’ve got a special Kindle Countdown deal for you! Starting 13th, you can get your copy for just .99! But on July 16th at 4:00pm PDT it’ll go up to $3.99 until July 20th. Don’t delay!! With its message of triumph over adversity, lovely art, and interesting back material, readers of all ages will enjoy...

A girl and a sea turtle swim to the surface.

Turtles and Roses

Well, we’re fully into summer now, and want to feature a couple books this month, respectively about turtles and roses. Our newest book comes out June 10th, just in time for Sea Turtle Week! Iris and the Turtles is a beautifully illustrated book about a young girl who lives in the Caribbean, and loves to swim with Sea Turtles! Not only does she swim with them, but she knows everything there is to know, and even teaches about ocean and sea life conservation. Melanie Mathis Miller’s lovely rhymes stand up just as strong as the exquisite illustrations by her daughter,...

Children's Book Week 2024 Poster. The Theme is "No rules. Just Read".

No Rules for May

Children’s Book Week is May 6-12, and this year’s celebration is No Rules. Just Read. Be sure to visit Every Child a Reader  to find great ways to celebrate this year, and be sure to join #ClubNoRulesJustRead. In honor of Children’s Book Week, we’re featuring a couple books where characters face consequences for not following the rules! In The Snit and George Franklin Whit,  George really wants everything his own way. When he doesn’t get it, he flies into a rage, and the Snit comes out to taunt him! Follow George as he suffers through his temper tantrum, and finally...

Spring is Near

Spring is Near

Our featured books this month share some great company with other great children’s reads at Book Funnel! Be sure to check them all out! The days are getting longer, but not quite warm enough (at least up here in the great land) to do a whole lot, so why not go on an adventure with a pair of young sleuths? If you like Nancy Drew or The Hardy Boys, you’ll like Jack Yerby’s books for sure. The Secret of the Haunted house features brothers Kenny and James. James thinks the old burnt down house near them might be haunted! But...

A smiling troll with tall hair is standing below a waterfall with his arms thrown high in joy. Behind him on the bank is a troll that looks worried.

Bonus Short Story

We’re back around to the shortest month of the year so we’re highlighting a fun short story for our young readers, Moonstone Mishaps. Moonstone Mishaps is a bonus story following the first book of The Troll Series, Winnie and the Mystery of the Missing Moonstones. The trolls of Mayfield have just found their moonstones. But it’s been so long since anyone has had one, they really don’t know how to use them. Before they can figure everything out, one wish puts everyone in danger! And best of all,  it’s FREE! If you purchase a copy of Winnie and the Mystery...

New Year Inspiration

Happy New Year! We all know January is all about inspiration and setting goals for the new year, and what’s more inspiring than a singing cat? Katy loves to sing and practices every day. Gerry says she can’t sing, and Lilian says New York is too dangerous for such a small kitty. But now she’s ready to try! She escapes her yard and makes it to the city. But it IS a big scary place! Now she’s all alone and lost. How will she find her way? Can she really become a superstar? Joey Madia from New Mystic Reviews not...