The Vampire Knife #1 The Witching Hours

Written by  Jack Henseleit Illustrated by Ryan Andrews Reviewed by Sandy Driessens WARNING: DO NOT look for fairies. You will not find them. And if you do. YOU WILL REGRET IT. With a warning like this on the cover, this thrilling novel has a twisted take on all that we’ve learned about fairies. On a … Continue reading The Vampire Knife #1 The Witching Hours

Brotherband #7 The Caldera

by John Flanagan reviewed by Maria Parenti-Baldey Brotherband, The Caldera, 7, starts with the annual Maktig contest. Stig’s father, Olaf, arrives to ask Hal and his Heron brotherband fighters to save a 14-year-old emperor kidnapped by the pirate Myrgos. The action, tension and adventure begin when the Heron brotherband set off on their quest. However, … Continue reading Brotherband #7 The Caldera

The World’s Worst Pirate

by Michelle Worthington illustrated by Katrin Dreiling Little Pink Dog Books 2017 32 pp hardback $24.95 ISBN 978-0-9946269-1- Reviewed by Maria Parenti-Bradley When The World’s Worst Pirate bobbed on my horizon, I thought what could possibly be different about this pirate book? It’s a gregarious fun-loving picture book that will toss you about, like young Will, with … Continue reading The World’s Worst Pirate