Chapter Books

New Chapter Books for Young Readers:  Fairy Animals

New Chapter Books for Young Readers: Fairy Animals

By now the holidays are over and kids are more than likely back in school. Winter weather however has them potentially inside more than out. Keep the busy and give them a break from screen time by providing them with a good book. Our friends at Macmillan have some great new beginner chapter books. Fairy(…)

Missy Piggle Wiggle and Greetings From Witness Protection

Missy Piggle Wiggle and Greetings From Witness Protection

We’ve got two more books for you today to keep the kids reading and occupied over the Christmas break. Missy Piggle Wiggle and the Won’t Walk the Dog Cure There are references in this book to the original Miss Piggle Wiggle and her neice is carrying on her tradition. Missy’s cures are every bit as(…)

Holiday Gift Guide:  Anna Hibiscus

Holiday Gift Guide: Anna Hibiscus

The countdown for the holidays has begun and here at Mom-Spot we have amazing recommendations for this year’s gift giving.  Each day from now until Christmas Eve, we will be featuring a recommended toy, book, stocking stuffer or special gift for the kids, mom and dad and the other members of the family.  For a(…)

Get Ready for a Royal Crush

Get Ready for a Royal Crush

Get ready for a Royal Crush in this third book in the middle-grade Princess Diaries spin-off series, written and illustrated by New York Times-bestselling author Meg Cabot. Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison is turning thirteen. Even better, she’s finally starting to get the hang of this princess thing. Just in time, too, since her half-sister,(…)

Meet Absolutely Alfie

Meet Absolutely Alfie

Seven-year-old Alfie Jakes has a kitten-sized secret in her debut chapter book—perfect for fans of the Judy Moody books!  Seven-year-old Alfie Jakes isn’t thrilled when her mom organizes end-of-summer playdates with her soon-to-be classmate, Hanni. Hanni is kind of bossy. So Alfie is relieved when Hanni is more fun to play with then she thought.(…)

Adventure Books for Kids

Adventure Books for Kids

Secrets of the X-Point:  Pursued Axel Jack and Daisha Tandala are two thirteen-year-old friends running from a billionaire madman who killed their scientist parents and now wants what the kids have—a GeoPort (Geographical Transportation System.) The GeoPort, invented by their parents, has the ability to transport a person to any place on Earth within seconds.(…)