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04_04_2015_THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET_Edith Nesbit

THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET 04 Apr

It’s startling enough to have a Phoenix hatch in your house, but even more startling when it reveals you have a magic carpet on the floor. Conceited it may be, but the Phoenix is also good-hearted, and obligingly accompanies the children on their adventures through…

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04_03_2015_The Book of Were-Wolves_S. Baring-Gould

The Book of Were-Wolves 03 Apr

I shall never forget the walk I took one night in Vienne, after having accomplished the examination of an unknown Druidical relic, the Pierre labie, at La Rondelle, near Champigni. I had learned of the existence of this cromlech only on my arrival at Champigni…

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04_02_2015_English Fairy Tales_Joseph Jacobs

English Fairy Tales 02 Apr

“The first adjective of our title also needs a similar extension of its meaning. I have acted on Molière’s principle, and have taken what was good wherever I could find it. Thus, a couple of these stories have been found among descendants of English immigrants…

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04_01_2015_The Story in the Stars_Yvonne Anderson

The Story in the Stars 01 Apr

Dassa skates toward the palace in completion of her Third Quest, unaware the Karkar Plague has returned to ravage Gannah. On a medical starship not far away, Dr. Pik is ordered to find a cure for the plague – an unlikely assignment, given his inbred…

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03_31_2015_Moonlands_Steven Savile

Moonlands 31 Mar

Ashley Hawthorne thinks of herself as the Cuckoo Girl. No matter where she is it feels like she doesn’t quite belong. Everything changes when her eccentric aunt, Elspeth Grimm, leaves her the key to a safety deposit box in a bank that was destroyed during…

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03_30_2015_Alice_s Adventures in Wonderland_Lewis Carroll

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland 30 Mar

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is a wonderful novel written in 1865 by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. The story is about the girl Alice that is falling into Lewis Carroll’s fantasy world full with wonderful creatures. This edition is using the amazing…

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03_29_2015_The_Revenge_of_the_Blue_Jinni_Dedra_Stevenson

The Revenge of the Blue Jinni 29 Mar

The Revenge of the Blue Jinni is a tale of a young Arab American girl who learns of her great destiny, to defend the human world against an ancient malevolent entity. The Blue Jinni lies in a golden lantern at the bottom of the sea,…

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03_28_2015_The Secret Garden_Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Secret Garden 28 Mar

“She put the key in and turned it. Then she slipped through it, and shut it behind her, and stood with her back against it, looking about her and breathing quite fast with excitement, and wonder, and delight. She was standing inside the secret garden.”…

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03_27_2015_Curtain Fall_Kenneth Cary

Curtain Fall 27 Mar

The last time the Yellowstone Caldera erupted was over half a million years ago, causing a fast-moving wall of hyper-heated gas and rock called a pyroclastic flow, to devastate what is most now the United States of America. Geologists claim a new eruption is overdue….

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03_26_2015_The Adventures of Captain Allergy and Allergy Man_Jennifer Hutchison

The Adventures of Captain Allergy and Allergy Man 26 Mar

After living with food allergies their whole lives, best friends Sammy and Pete decided to team up and help other kids just like them. But what their friends and family don’t know is Sammy and Pete are actually undercover superheroes named Allergy Man and Captain…

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