5/5 Star Rated Dead City Trilogy Offers A Tween Zombie Apocalypse

All three books in the Dead City trilogy, where The Hunger Games’ Katniss meets Buffy the Vampire Slayer, have an average review rating of 5/5 stars. In this tween appropriate series, middle graders take on the zombie apocalypse with plenty of courage, creativity and humor. Dead City (5/5 stars, currently priced at $6.99) A tween … Read more

Kids on Fire: Nickelodeon’s Scribble Hero

Nickelodeon’s Scribble Hero has become a favorite of tweens and up—adults too, because it’s just that fun! From Amazon: Scribble Hero (4/5 stars, guidance suggested, currently priced at $2.99) Get drawn into an action-packed world when you join the heroic doodle, Sketch, in a battle to save your notebook from an army of sinister scribbles … Read more

Amazon Video Spotlight: Indiana Jones

The entire Indiana Jones series of classic adventure movies is now available in Amazon Instant Video format, making for convenient viewing on the go! Descriptions below are all from IMDB. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG, 4.5/5 stars) The year is 1936. A professor who studies archeology named Indiana Jones is … Read more

Kids on Fire: Carl Hiaasen Books For Kids

Carl Hiaasen is well known as an author of thrillers for adults, but he’s also a bestselling author of chapter book comic mysteries for kids aged 10 and up. Hoot (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $4.99) Unfortunately, Roy’s first acquaintance in Florida is Dana Matherson, a well-known bully. Then again, if Dana hadn’t been sinking … Read more

App Spotlight: Draw A Stickman Epic

Draw A Stickman Epic (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $1.99) is a fun app that combines platformer-style action with puzzle solving. From Amazon: Draw a stickman, then guide him through a fantastic world of adventure! Using an assortment of pencils, draw elements, tools, and weapons to solve puzzles and overcome obstacles. Draw a Stickman Epic … Read more