Entries Tagged as 'Mystery'

Forest Fire Mystery

November 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Books

Review By ANDREA ZOLLMAN Originally published in 1962, the Forest Fire Mystery is a fast-paced story that tells the story of 15-year-old Art Mills, who moves with his parents and younger sister from Denver, Colorado, to a small southern Colorado town bordered by a national forest. Art gets off to a rough start with the local […]

[

Tags: ·······

Eliza’s Journal

January 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By KRISTIN WALD The idea of a teenager writing about her summer away from home is nothing new. But this story of a girl getting her first summer job on a lush island far from home has a few twists and turns that will surprise even the most jaded teen or tween. With hints […]

[

Tags: ······

Cody Greene and the Rainbow Mystery

July 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By JACQUELINE BODNAR Cody Greene and the Rainbow Mystery is unique – but in a good way! Throughout this book, there is a solid vegan-friendly message. Readers will also find that the lifestyle that resonates throughout the story line fits well with many vegan families. There is talk of breastfeeding, doulas, organic veggies, and even […]

[

Tags: ···········

Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth

May 21st, 2012 · 3 Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM Mysteries make for perfect chapter books. In fact, I remember being captivated by the likes of Encyclopedia Brown when I was a kid — I could never leave the characters in suspense by putting the book down. Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth had my three-and-a-half year old daughter exclaiming, “One more chapter, we have […]

[

Tags: ·······