Category: Boy Books

Bambi

By Felix Salten Illustrated by Richard Cowdrey   Short Snippet from Bambi: “For a long time the creature stood without moving. Then it stretched out a leg from high up near it’s face. Bambi had not even noticed that one was there. But as that terrible leg was reaching out into the air Bambi was Read More

Kyryi’s Book Club

Hey! Welcome to Kyryi’s Book Club! I have a double post today. One book for boys and one for girls. We will start with the book for boys.   Thor Short snippet from Thor: “Thor didn’t say anything for a moment. He simply gazed up at the sun, which was now high in the sky, Read More

Elska

By Catherine Hapka Illustrated by Ruth Sanderson Short Snippet from Elska: “A few days after my foaling, the rest of the herd left my birth meadow. I kept pace easily, sometimes walking or trotting and sometimes tölting with Tappi. We forded a fast, cold, shallow river that tumbled down from the mountains in a series Read More

The Princess in Black

The Princess in Black by Shannon Hale and Dean Hale Illustrated by Leuyen Pham Short snippet from The Princess in Black: “Princesses do not run. Princesses do not stuff frilly pink dresses into broom closets. Princesses do not wear black. And princesses most definitely do not slide down secret chutes and high-jump castle walls. But Read More

NERDS

NERDS by Micheal Buckley Short snippet from the book itself: “That night, Jackson couldn’t help but replay the scene in his head. He was sure the herd had gone down that hallway. How had Ruby, Heathcliff, Duncan, Matilda, and Flinch disappeared? A funny thought occurred to him. Could they have been hiding in the lockers Read More

Little Blue Truck

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle Illustrated by Jill McElmurry Short snippet from Little Blue Truck: “Horn went “Beep!” Engine purred Friendliest sound You ever heard.   Little Blue Truck Came down the road “Beep!” said Blue To a big green toad.” A Friendly Little Truck Little Blue Truck is a story about a friendly Read More