This young adult book review post will be of interest to those of you with the middle grade advanced/young adult readers in your house. YA Book Reviews | Common Deer Press + Giveaway…get ready to be inspired to read, get your kids reading, and show a little Canadian book love…
Note: the following giveaway is open to residents of Canada, void in Quebec.
YA Book Reviews | Common Deer Press + Giveaway
The Great And The Small by A. T. Balsara
If your kids like The Maze Runner and Divergent they will like The Great and The Small. Two separate and established colonies living together yet apart: the rats underground and the two-legs above ground. There is a plot to exterminate the two-legs but doubt spreads and a decision must be made obey the Chairman and destroy the two-legs or do the unthinkable…rebel.
The Boatman by Kat Hawthorne, illustrated by Dora Mitchell
If your kids like The Addams Family and BeatleJuice then they will like The Boatman. Isabell Wixon only friends are a ventriloquist’s dummy and a spider that lives in her hair. Oh and she also sees dead things. She invented the Boatman – a monster – which wasn’t one of her better ideas…
The Math Kids: The Prime Time Burglars by David Cole
If your kids love chapter books and solving puzzles then they will like The Math Kids. Three friends learn their new math club may give them the skills they need to solve a string of mysterious burglaries that has the whole neighbourhood on edge.
Lackbeard by Cody B. Stewart and Adam Rocke
If your kids enjoy pirates and adventure then they will like Lackbeard. When a group of orphans steal an artifact and a treasure map what they get is an epic adventure.
Enter for a chance to WIN a copy of The Great and The Small
Our friends at Common Deer Press (a Canadian publishing house — so let’s cheer for Canadian made!) have offered to give one lucky reader a copy of this award-winning book. The Great and The Small along with the other YA books in this review are all available at booksellers across Canada like amazon. I