Written by Kate Messner | Bloomsbury Children’s Books | February 4, 2020 | 9781547602810 | Hardcover | $16.99
Thirteen year-old Mia and her family, move from Boston to Vermont the summer after seventh grade, intending to help Mia’s grandmother – an aging and zany cricket farm owner with the care of her business (she’s a scientist who sells the crickets as food for their protein-potency). But someone is making attempts to destroy the farm and the business: unleashing seagulls and other pests on the land, futzing with temperature controls, and much more! Read More.
Jack at Bat
Written by Mac Barnett and Illustrated by Greg Pizzoli | Viking Children’s Books | February 4, 2020 | 9780593113820 | Hardcover | $9.99
Just in time for the start of Spring Training, Jack is at bat! Well, not at first. Jack starts out our story as the Bat Boy for the Lady Town Ladies, but when destiny calls, he steps up to the plate! Follow along in this simple and easy going jaunt around the bases, learn about good sportsmanship, that Rex the Dog might not be the best choice for Left Field, baseball games are so long you can get in a good nap, and that the exciting stuff always happens in the 9th inning. Read More