#192 Paperboy

I have eyed this novel for a while. Yap, totally because of its newbery honor title. Before I read the blurp, I think that the cover is quite interesting too, and of course the title. Paperboy tells the story of Victor Vollmer, a boy who can’t talk without stuttering. His disability to talk normally like…

#187 A Wrinkle in Time

It was a dark and stormy night; Meg Murry, her small brother Charles Wallace, and her mother had come down to the kitchen for a midnight snack when they were upset by the arrival of a most disturbing stranger. “Wild nights are my glory,” the unearthly stranger told them. “I just got caught in a…

#160 Mary Poppins

Title: Mary Poppins Author: P. L. Travers Release Date: August 2012 Publisher: Qanita Format: Paperback Page Count: 228 pages Status: Read from January 16 to 19,2015 Genre: Children Lit, Classic, Fantasy Di rumah keluarga Banks di Cherry-Three Lane, mendadak muncul deru angin kencang dan suara debuman di pintu gerbang. Ternyata itu adalah … Mary Poppins!…

#159 The Secret Garden

Title: The Secret Garden Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett Release Date: July 1st, 2007. (First published 1911) Publisher: Penguin Format: Paperback Page Count: 276 Pages Status: Read from February 15 to 21, 2014 Genre: Children’s Classic Marry Lennox, lonely and unwanted,arrives from India to live with her uncle in Yorkshire. Left to herself there is little…

#133 Liar & Spy

Title: Liar & Spy Author: Rebecca Stead Release Date: August 6th, 2013 Publisher: Yearling Format: Paperback Page count: 192 pages Genre: Childrens/Middle Grade Seventh grader Georges moves into a Brooklyn apartment building and meets Safer, a twelve-year-old self-appointed spy. Georges becomes Safer’s first spy recruit. His assignment? Tracking the mysterious Mr. X, who lives in…

#132 Don’t Call Me Ishmael!

Title: Don’t Call Me Ishmael! Author: Michael Gerard Bauer Release Date: 2007 (first published 2006) Publisher: Omnibus Books (imprint of Scholastic) Format: Paperback Page Count: 277 Pages Status: Read from August 20 to 26, 2014 Genre: Middle Grade, Coming of Age. Literary Awards: Children’s Peace Literature Award (2007), Michigan Library Association Thumbs Up! Award Nominee…

#125 The Tiger Rising

Title: The Tiger Rising Author: Kate DiCamillo Translator: M. Raras Rumanti Release Date: April 2005 Publisher: Gramedia Pustaka Utama Format: Paperback Page Count: 146 Pages Status: Read from May 07 to 08, 2014 Genre: Middle Grade Suatu pagi, saat berjalan-jalan di hutan Florida yang berkabut, Rob Horton sangat terkejut ketika menemukan seekor harimu. Harimau yang…

#109 The Willoughbys

The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry Format: Ebook, 176 pages Published March 31st 2008 by Houghton Mifflin Books for Young Readers Literary Awards: E.B. White Read Aloud Award Nominee (2009), Massachusetts Book Award Nominee for Children’s/Young Adult Literature (2009), Iowa Children’s Choice Award Nominee (2011) Perkenalkan, mereka adalah anak-anak keluarga Willoughbys. Si sulung, bernama Timothy (Tim),…

#104 Three Times Lucky

Rising sixth grader Miss Moses LoBeau lives in the small town of Tupelo Landing, NC, where everyone’s business is fair game and no secret is sacred. She washed ashore in a hurricane eleven years ago, and she’s been making waves ever since. Although Mo hopes someday to find her “upstream mother,” she’s found a home…

#101 When You Reach Me

When You Reach Me | Rebecca Stead | Ebook | 208Β  pages | Published July 14th by Wendy Lamb Books | Age range: 12 y.o (Grade 6) up | Literary awards: Newbery Medal (2010), School Library Journal Best Book of the Year (2009), New York Times Notable Book (2009), Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children’s Book Award…