Posts Tagged "Dragons"

Good Night, Baddies

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 2

Good Night, Baddies

SNATCH A STORY     THE WICKED READ   Good Night, Baddies By Deborah Underwood Illustrated by Juli Kangas Published by Beach Lane Books ISBN-13: 9781481409841 Age Range: 4 – 8 Years Get to know the softer side of your favorite fairy tale baddies as they return home from a full day of scheming to enjoy a yummy dinner together and help one another get ready for bed. Wolves, today was not so good. You didn’t catch Red Riding Hood. You huffed and puffed without success. But brush your fangs, please, nonetheless. Wicked witches. Evil queens. And big, bad wolves. By day they’re...

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My Little Pony: The Dragons on Dazzle Island

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 1

My Little Pony: The Dragons on Dazzle Island

SNATCH A STORY   This slideshow requires JavaScript.   THE WICKED READ   My Little Pony: The Dragons on Dazzle Island By Mary Jane Begin Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers ISBN-13: 9780316282277 Age Range: 4 – 8 Years Rarity’s entire order of rare island gemstones has been canceled because the Great Dragon Migration has brought dragons to Dazzle Island! But all hope is not lost as Fluttershy and Spike travel to the island and explain to the dragons why they need to move. When our heroes reach Dazzle Island, they discover that it’ll take more...

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Wings of Fire, Book #2: The Lost Heir

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 8-12, Scare-o-Meter: 5

Wings of Fire, Book #2: The Lost Heir

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the thrilling opening to Wings of Fire, Book #2: The Lost Heir:     THE WICKED READ   Wings of Fire, Book #2: The Lost Heir By Tui T. Sutherland Book Published by Scholastic, Inc. ISBN-13: 9780545349246 Audiobook Publisher: Scholastic Audio Narrated by: Shannon McManus Age Range: 8 – 12 Years The Wings of Fire saga continues with a thrilling underwater adventure–and a mystery that will change everything! The lost heir to the SeaWing throne is going home at last. She can’t believe it’s finally...

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Wings of Fire, Legends: Darkstalker

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 8-12, Scare-o-Meter: 5

Wings of Fire, Legends: Darkstalker

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the thrilling opening to Wings of Fire, Legends: Darkstalker:     THE WICKED READ   Wings of Fire, Legends: Darkstalker By Tui T. Sutherland Book Published by Scholastic, Inc. ISBN-13: 9781338053616 Audiobook Published by Scholastic Audio Narrated by: Shannon McManus Age Range: 8 – 12 Years Three dragons. One unavoidable, unpredictable destiny. This is the beginning… of the end. In the SeaWing kingdom, a young prince learns he is an animus — capable of wonderful magic that comes with a terrible price. In the...

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When the Sea Turned to Silver

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 8-12, Scare-o-Meter: 6

When the Sea Turned to Silver

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the exciting opening to When the Sea Turned to Silver:   THE WICKED READ   When the Sea Turned to Silver By Grace Lin Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers ISBN-13: 9780316125925 Age Range: 9 – 12 Years National Book Award Finalist! 5 Starred Reviews! Pinmei’s gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her granddaughter and the other villagers. However, the peace is shattered one night when soldiers of the Emperor arrive and kidnap the storyteller. Everyone knows that the Emperor...

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