Category: Family

Moo by Sharon Creech

Moo By Sharon Creech   After twelve year old protagonist, Reena’s parents both lose their jobs in New York City, she and younger brother, Luke, can’t believe their family’s so-called flight plan: they will move to a small town in Maine…

Radical by E.M. Kokie

The Pirate Tree’s own E.M. Kokie has a new book out (ta-da!) so we wanted to celebrate it here. Radical–the story of one girl finding and losing her identity in a radical community of survivalists–is one of those books that you have…

BE LIGHT LIKE A BIRD

Thank you, Readerkidz and Stephanie Greene, for sharing your review of BE LIGHT LIKE A BIRD and author interview: In “Be Light Like a Bird” by Monika Schröder, 12-year-old Wren is faced not only with the loss of her father,…

WHAT A BEAUTIFUL MORNING

This book by Arthur A. Levine and illustrated by Katie Kath will bring a beautiful morning to you.  The subject of this picture book, WHAT A BEAUTIFUL MORNING, is a difficult one. Noah experiences the sudden and confusing changes in…