I love getting new books for review. I get them from various sources, such as NetGalley, Amazon, and individual authors looking for feedback. Amazon has an amazing collection of free and inexpensive books. I can never pass up a good book if it is only a dollar or two. You will notice that I put prices next to my Amazon finds. These are the current prices.
Here are some of the books I have gotten recently. Click on any image to take you to Amazon.
Young artists will find tons of inspiration in these fun, accessible
drawing books, produced in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution.
Easy to follow step by step instructions show how to create awesome
drawings, with next steps clearly highlighted.
NetGalley: Katie Woo Rules the School, by Fran Manushkin (Author) and Tammie Lyon (Illustrator)
For Katie Woo, school is one big adventure. Join the stylish schoolgirl
as she learns how to be a great classmate and friend. From the school
play to the class pet, Katie knows how to rule the school!
Amazon: The Wide Awake Princess, by E.D. Baker $1.63
Something strange is happening
at the Clarksville City Zoo. Late at night, monkeys are scaling the
walls and searching the neighborhood—but what are they looking for?
Tuesdays at Castle Glower are Princess Celia’s favorite days. That’s
because on Tuesdays the castle adds a new room, a turret, or sometimes
even an entire wing to itself. No one ever knows what the castle will do
next, and no one – other than Celia, that is – takes time to map out
the new additions. But when King and Queen Glower are ambushed and
reportedly killed, it’s up to Celia with her secret knowledge of the
Castle’s many twists and turns, to protect their home and save their
Hoping to escape the troubles in her kingdom, Princess Poppy reluctantly
agrees to take part in a royal exchange program. She travels abroad
hoping to find better political alliances and perhaps a marriage. But
thanks to a vengeful fairy, Poppy’s happily ever after gets complicated.
This companion to Princess of the Midnight Ball will delight readers with action and romance.
Amazon: Princess of the Midnight Ball, by Jessica Day George $1.59
Rose is one of twelve princesses forced to dance through the night in an
underground palace. The key to breaking the spell lies in magic
knitting needles, an invisibility cloak, and-of course-true love.
Inspired by “The Twelve Dancing Princesses,”this novel is as captivating
as it is fresh. Enchanted readers are sure to clamor for the new
companion, Princess of Glass, also published.