The Amazing Monster DetectoScope

written and illustrated by Graeme Base Viking/Penguin 2017  28 pp hardback $29.99 ISBN 9780670079308 This is another quality picture book by Graeme Base and a great addition to his other titles. As in all his books the detailed illustrations are remarkable, as is the  rhyme the story is narrated in. The hardcover book has thick, … Continue reading The Amazing Monster DetectoScope

This Mortal Coil

by Emily Suvada Puffin Books 2017 paperback $17.99 464 pp ISBN 9780141379272 In this debut novel scientist Emily Suvada has created a dystopian science fiction piece aimed at the Young Adult reader. She artfully manages a complex, intriguing plot, revealing unpredictable twists and turns to create a fast-paced, action-packed page turner. This Mortal Coil is … Continue reading This Mortal Coil