Genre: Middle Grade Speculative

Jazzle Divine: The Unicorn Thief by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine: The Unicorn Thief by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine and his chipmunk friend, Chester, travel to the magnificent Forest of Glyster where they must unlock the mystery behind the missing unicorns. The forest, once adorned with rainbows and unicorns, is dwindling fast. Trees are dying, flowers are wilting, and animals are fleeing. A dark shadow has been cast over much of the land. Jazzle discovers that unicorns and the Kingdom of Glyster […]

February 18, 2020 / 0 Comments
Diana: Princess of the Amazons by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Diana: Princess of the Amazons by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Eleven-year-old Diana leads an idyllic life on the island of Themyscira. Cut off from the rest of the world, she’s beginning to feel a little alone. Though she has a loving mother and many “aunties,” she is an only child. In fact, she’s the only child on the entire island! After an escapade goes wrong, Diana gets in trouble for not living up to the […]

January 8, 2020 / 0 Comments
Zoo by Ann Hunter

Zoo by Ann Hunter

“I hear her whisper under her breath that everything will be all right. I want to believe her, but I know she’s wrong. Things haven’t been all right at Braveland Zoo for a very long time.” —Ariella Braveland Zoo is desperately in need of new leadership. The few workers that haven’t abandoned it are coming together to bring the rundown place back to life. There […]

January 1, 2020 / 0 Comments
Jazzle Divine: Jade of the Jungle by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine: Jade of the Jungle by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine travels back thousands of years and finds himself in a land faraway with not a clue for what he must do. He and Chester befriend a whimsical monkey who seems to know a thing or two about their undertaking. Can Jazzle and Chester outsmart the fierce jaguar and survive other gripping dangers of the jungle as they search for the mysterious piece of […]

December 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Calvin Sparks and the Lake of Miracles by Rusty Anderson

Calvin Sparks and the Lake of Miracles by Rusty Anderson

Calvin Sparks and his cohorts grow in numbers as they continue to learn the ways of Cambria and test their skills against the evil Galigore and his Zarkon. In the land of Cambria, the battle between good and evil escalates. Panic spreads throughout the castle as the unbreakable prison of Erewhon is compromised. Galigore continues to build his entourage and looks to take possession of […]

December 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jazzle Divine: The Cursed Treasure by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine: The Cursed Treasure by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine and his friend, Chester, have their hands full in their next adventure. Thinking he had discovered the lost treasures of Captain Blackbird, Jazzle quickly realizes that the vault contains more than he bargained for. Jazzle faces impossible challenges, including hungry sharks and an infamous pirate. Can Jazzle help the Duke maintain peace in the land? Rating: Mild. Mild (nonsexual) violence or horror.

November 27, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jazzle Divine: The Dragon Awakens by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine: The Dragon Awakens by Rusty Anderson

Jazzle Divine has taken many adventures, but The Dragon Awakens is among the most dangerous yet… Can Jazzle and his friend, Chester, survive the evil Krumlik and his dragon as they try to help Princess Phena take back the stolen Ring of Good Fortune? In the wrong hands, this ring could erase any spark of goodness left in the world. Rating: Mild. Mild (nonsexual) violence […]

November 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
Calvin Sparks and the Crossing to Cambria by Rusty Anderson

Calvin Sparks and the Crossing to Cambria by Rusty Anderson

Calvin Sparks dreamed of magic. He imagined himself casting spells, mixing potions, turning invisible, and soaring atop powerful dragons while battling evil. But he knew it was all make-believe. That is, until he and his friends find a secret cottage––a portal to the magical world of Cambria. A world where he once lived… Cambria is a fantastic world filled with bizarre people, wonderful food, real […]

November 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle by Shannon Hale & Dan Hale

The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle by Shannon Hale & Dan Hale

Something smells like trouble! Can five princess heroes and one Goat Avenger pool their talents to vanquish a monstrous stink? The Princess in Black is in a very stinky situation. A foul cloud is plaguing the goat pasture, and it smells worse than a pile of dirty diapers or a trash can on a hot summer day. But every time the Princess in Black and […]

November 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
Time Castaways: The Obsidian Compass by Liesl Shurtliff

Time Castaways: The Obsidian Compass by Liesl Shurtliff

Mateo, Ruby, and Corey Hudson have lost their friend Jia to the villainous Captain Vincent’s clutches, and now they’re determined to bring her back to safety. But the Hudson kids don’t have a way to time-travel without the Obsidian Compass, until Mateo figures out the secret component to get his own homemade compass working. Soon the whole family—plus their wacky neighbor, Chuck, and his rusty […]

October 15, 2019 / 0 Comments