Children/Tweens Category

YA Weekend: Minecraft: The Lost Journals by Mur Lafferty

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Minecraft: The Lost Journals by Mur Lafferty Mogsy’s Rating: 3 of 5 stars Genre: Media Tie-In Series: Stand Alone/Book 3 of Minecraft Publisher: Century (July 11, 2019) Length: 251 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter My kids are […]

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Audiobook Review: Voyage of the Dogs by Greg Van Eekhout

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Voyage of the Dogs by Greg Van Eekhout Mogsy’s Rating (Overall): 4 of 5 stars Genre: Science Fiction, Middle Grade Series: Stand Alone Publisher: HarperAudio (September 4, 2018) Length: 4 hrs and 19 mins Author Information: Website | Twitter […]

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Book Review: The Fall of the Readers by Django Wexler

I received a review copy from the author. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Fall of the Readers by Django Wexler Mogsy’s Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade, Children’s Series: Book 3 of The Forbidden Library Publisher: Kathy Dawson Books (December 5, 2017) Length: 368 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Django […]

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Book/Graphic Novel Review: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

One of the books on those well-read lists is Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle in Time. It’s been mentioned many times over the years, and I’m aware of the dark and stormy night, but it never reached high enough on my radar to motivate me to read it. All that changed when the trailer for the 2018 film […]

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Book Review: The Glass Town Game by Catherynne M. Valente

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Glass Town Game by Catherynne M. Valente Mogsy’s Rating: 3 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books (September 5, 2017) Length: 544 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter As a relative newcomer […]

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Audiobook Review: Minecraft: The Island by Max Brooks

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Minecraft: The Island by Max Brooks Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Media Tie-In Series: Book 1/Stand Alone Publisher: Random House Audio (July 18, 2017) Length: 6 hrs and 17 mins Author Information: Website […]

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YA Weekend: A Face Like Glass by Frances Hardinge

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. A Face Like Glass by Frances Hardinge Mogsy’s Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade/ Young Adult Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Amulet Books (May 9, 2017) Length: 489 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Now […]

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Waiting on Wednesday 04/19/17

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that lets us feature upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on! Mogsy’s Pick The Fall of the Readers by Django Wexler (December 5, 2017 by Kathy Dawson Books) While I don’t read a lot of Middle Grade books, this is one of the […]

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Book Review: The Dark Talent by Brandon Sanderson

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Dark Talent by Brandon Sanderson Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade Series: Book 5 of Alcatraz Publisher: Starscape (September 6, 2016) Length: 304 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Edit: Holy crap. HOLEEE […]

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#SPFBO Book Review: Beyond the Starline by Austin Hackney

After selecting our shortlist, the Bibliosanctum team is taking a closer look at our potential finalists. We are busy reading the six books left on our original list of thirty and then each of us will review two of them. Stay tuned for our follow up discussion on all of our picks to see who we […]

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