November 17, 2017

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The Bee Book | 30-Second Booktalk

A mini booktalk about one of our favorite new nonfiction titles, The Bee Book.

Gaby, Lost and Found/Gaby, Perdida y Encontrada | 30-Second Booktalk

Dr. Sonia Alejandra Rodriguez booktalks Angela Cervantes’ touching middle grade novel, Gaby, Lost and Found/Gaby Perdida y Encontrada in English and en español.

Shadow Magic | 30-Second Booktalk

Giant bats, dark magic, necromancy, and non-stop action fill Joshua Khan’s debut middle grade fantasy, as explained in a super short booktalk.

The Dreamer/El Soñador by Pam Muñoz Ryan & Peter Sis | 30-Second Booktalk

Dr. Rodriguez from the Latin@s in KidLit blog shares a 30-second booktalk for Pam Muñoz Ryan and Peter Sis’s The Dreamer in English and en Español.

The Door By the Staircase | 30-Second Booktalk

A super short booktalk of Katherine Marsh’s delightfully creepy middle grade fantasy, A Door By the Staircase.

How Tia Lola Came to Stay/De como Tía Lola vino a quedarse | 30-Second Booktalk

This month’s 30-second booktalk—which is presented in both English and Spanish—comes to us from Dr. Sonia Alejandra Rodriguez. She recommends Julia Alvarez’s fantastic middle grade novel, When Tia Lola Came to Stay.

Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer | 30-Second Booktalk

A super short and handy 30-second booktalk on one of SLJ’s Best Books of 2015.