Saturday, June 18, 2016
What's New? Stacking the Shelves
Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews. Hop on over there to ogle what other bloggers got this week.
Truth or Dare: five girls, one summer, many secrets by Barbara Dee. 244 p. Aladdin/ Simon 7 Schuster Children's Publishing, September 20, 2016. 9781481459686.
Publisher synopsis: A few white lies during a simple game of truth or dare spin out of control and make life very complicated for Lia in this brand-new novel from Barbara Dee.
Dr. Fell and the Playground of Doom by David Neilsen. 229 p. Illustrated by Will Terry. Crown Books for Young Readers/ Random House Children's Books, August 9, 2016. 9781101935781.
Publisher synopsis: When the mysterious Dr. Fell moves into the abandoned house that had once been the neighborhood kids’ hangout, he immediately builds a playground to win them over. But as the ever-changing play space becomes bigger and more elaborate, the children and their parents fall deeper under the doctor’s spell.
Grimm's Fairy Tales. An unabridged production read by an award-winning cast. 3 compact discs. 3.5 hours. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, May, 2016. 9780147526366.
I first heard about this at a BOT breakfast presentation at Midwinter in Boston. Many of my faves are narrating.
Famous Last Words by Katie Alender. Unabridged audiobook on one MP3 CD. 7 hours, 56 minutes. Read by Nora Hunter. Scholastic on Brilliance Audio, July, 2015. 9781501250125.
Publisher synopsis: Hollywood history, mystery, murder, mayhem, and delicious romance collide in this unputdownable thriller from master storyteller Katie Alender.
Goldfish by Nat Luurtsema. 234 p. Feiwel and Friends/ Macmillan, June 7, 2016. 9781250089182.
Publisher synopsis: I am Lou Brown:
That's what's new with me. What's new with you?