Tagged: HarperCollins

Cather­ine’s War by Julia Bil­let

Cather­ine’s War by Julia Bil­let

Illus­tra­tor: Claire Fau­v­elTrans­la­tor: Ivan­ka Hah­nen­berg­er This middle grade graphic novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 7 to 8, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained...

Becom­ing Brianna by Ter­ri Libenson

Becom­ing Brianna by Ter­ri Libenson

Middle school is full of challenges. Everyone knows how much brainy Bri likes the spotlight (not). So why did she ever agree to something that forces her to learn a new language, give a...

Now for Something Sweet by Monday Morning Cooking Club

Now for Something Sweet by Monday Morning Cooking Club

‘We are always dreaming of soft, airy, pale chiffon cake, thinking about chocolate-swirled, glossy yeasted babke, imagining flaky, chewy, jammy strudel, baking almond-studded, citrus-glazed Dutch buns, frying golden, syrup-drenched coiled fishuelas, biting into hot, sugared jam-filled doughnuts, eating crisp-shelled, marshmallowy vanilla-flecked...

Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis

Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis

In the title story, a father and his young daughter stumble into a bizarre version of his immigrant childhood. A mysterious tech conference brings a writer to Montreal, where he discovers new designs on...

The Song of the Jade Lily by Kirsty Man­ning

The Song of the Jade Lily by Kirsty Man­ning

A gripping historical novel that tells the little-known story of Jewish refugees who fled to Shanghai during WWII. 1939: Two young girls meet in Shanghai, also known as the “Paris of the East”. Beautiful...

The Third Daughter by Talia Carn­er

The Third Daughter by Talia Carn­er

The turn of the 20th century finds fourteen-year-old Batya in the Russian countryside, fleeing with her family endless pogroms. Desperate, her father leaps at the opportunity to marry Batya to a worldly, wealthy stranger...

Invis­i­ble As Air by Zoe Fish­man

Invis­i­ble As Air by Zoe Fish­man

Sylvie Snow knows the pressures of expectations: a woman is supposed to work hard, but never be tired; age gracefully, but always be beautiful; fix the family problems, but always be carefree. Sylvie does...