August 2, 2015
We are back from the tropics and ready to talk books with you. Adam shares Jinx, by Sage Blackwood. Corbin shares Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, by Roald Dahl. Our third "Flash Round" features Most Dangerous, by Steve Sheinkin; 26 Fairmount Ave, by Tomie dePaola; The Great Greene Heist, by Varian Johnson; and Francine Poulet Meets the Ghost Raccoon, by Kate DiCamillo. Also mentioned in this episode: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, by Roald Dahl; Tricky Vic, by Greg Pizzoli; Leroy Ninker Saddles Up and the Mercy Watson series, by Kate DiCamillo.
July 11, 2015
We are back again, ready to share our favorite reads of the week. This episode, we talk about Book Scavenger, by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman, and Floors, by Patrick Carman. Also mentioned in this episode: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, by Roald Dahl; 3 Below and The Field of Wacky Inventions, by Patrick Carman; The Year of Billy Miller, by Kevin Henkes. Happy happy reading!
June 27, 2015
Um...Sorry about that! Almost a month since our last podcast, but we have navigated the waters of the end of school and are back with our first podcast of summer. This time, we talk about Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk, by Liesl Shurtliff, and the Bone series, by Jeff Smith. Because of the long hiatus, we threw in another "Flash Round," and flashed on The Penderwicks at Point Mouette, by Jeanne Birdsall, Penny from Heaven, by Jennifer Holm, The 39 Story Treehouse, by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton, and My Cousin Momo, by Zachariah Ohora. Also mentioned in this episode: Rump, by Liesl Shurtliff; The True Story of the Three Little Pigs, by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith; Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs, by Mo Willems; The Penderwicks, by Jeanne Birdsall; Wolfie the Bunny, by Ame Dyckman and Zachariah Ohora; No Fits, Nilson!, by Zachariah Ohora; Babymouse and Squish by Jennifer and Matthew Holm. Happy reading!
May 31, 2015
Happy beautiful end of May! We are back to talk books with you. This week, we talk about Tricky Vic: The Impossibly True Story of the Man Who Sold the Eiffel Tower, by Greg Pizzoli, and Sidekicks, by Dan Santat. Also mentioned in this episode: The Watermelon Seed, Number One Sam, and Templeton Gets His Wish, by Greg Pizzoli. Happy reading!
May 24, 2015
We are back again to share with you our favorite books of the week! This time, Adam shares The Unmapped Sea, book five in the Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place series, by Maryrose Wood. Corbin talks about the Amulet series, by Kazu Kibuishi. Happy reading!
May 12, 2015
We are back after much, much too long to talk books for you. This time, we talk about The Penderwicks, by Jeanne Birdsall, and Star Wars: Episode 1: Journals - Anakin Skywalker, by Todd Strasser. We also had our first "Flash Round," and talked quickly about 13 and 26 Story Treehouse(s) by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton, Hansel and Gretel by Neil Gaiman and Lorenzo Mattotti, and Babymouse: Bad Babysitter by Jennifer and Matt Holm. Also mentioned in this episode: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, by JK Rowling; The Penderwicks on Gardam Street, by Jeanne Birdsall; Frindle, by Andrew Clements; Jedi Academy, by Jeffrey Brown. Happy reading!
April 18, 2015
We are back after a short break. This week, we are joined by our friend Quin to talk about his recent success in a reading competition. We also discuss Princess Academy, by Shannon Hale, Flora & Ulysses, by Kate DiCamillo, and Jedi Academy, by Jeffrey Brown. Also mentioned in this episode: Palace of Stone, Princess in Black, and Rapunzel's Revenge, by Shannon Hale; Mercy Watson, Leroy Ninker, and The Tale of Despereaux, by Kate DiCamillo; The Adventures of Beanboy, by Lisa Harkrader; Three Times Lucky, by Sheila Turnage; Fake Mustache, by Tom Angleberger; Shadow on the Mountain, by Margi Preus; Return of the Padawan, by Jeffrey Brown. Happy reading!
April 5, 2015
Happy Easter! We are back for an all comics episode to talk about Zita the Spacegirl, by Ben Hatke, and Roller Girl, by Victoria Jamieson. Also mentioned in this episode: Ricky Ricotta's Mighty Robot vs. the Stupid Stinkbugs from Saturn, by Dav Pilkey; LEGO Legends of Chima Comics Readers; Babymouse and Squish, by Jennifer and Matthew Holm; Amulet, by Kazu Kibuishi; Bone, by Jeff Smith; Sisters, Smile, and Drama, by Raina Telgemeier. Happy reading!
March 28, 2015
We are back with a special guest in our first tri-generational episode. This week, we discuss The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity, by Mac Barnett, The Family Romanov, by Candace Fleming, and It's Only Stanley, by Jon Agee. Also mentioned in this episode: Sam & Dave Dig a Hole and Extra Yarn, by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen; Count the Monkeys, by Mac Barnett and Kevin Cornell; Orangutan Tongs, by Jon Agee. Happy reading!
March 21, 2015
We are back again to talk about another great week of reading. This week, we only talk about one book, but it's a great one: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, by J.K. Rowling. It is a big favorite in our house! Happy reading!