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  • Our book club picks are tailored for the 8-12 year old age group.

 Our December book club pick 

Announcing our December middle grade book club pick: Voyage of the Frostheart by Jaime Littler.

In a snow-covered land where monsters rule the icy tundra, only song weavers hold the power to control these vicious giants. But for centuries song weavers have been the subject of suspicion--how can those who hold so much power be trusted?

Ever since his parents were lost on a pathfinding expedition, Ash has spent his life as an outcast. As a budding song weaver, his village marked him as a potential threat, even though all he wants to do is protect them. Eager to find his place in the world, he and his cantankerous yeti caretaker seek passage on the Frostheart: a ship-like sleigh whose mission is to explore faraway lands.

There he meets a fast-talking, spunky navigator, a walrus captain with a peg leg who runs a tight sleigh, and a mysterious traveler who encourages him to hone his song. But can Ash's song weaving save the Frostheart from the monsters hiding under the ice? Or will his untamed powers put his newfound friends in jeopardy?

Past Book Club Selections

2018:

January - Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend

February - See You in the Cosmos by Jack Cheng

March - Orphan Island by Laurel Snyder

April - Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

May - The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani

June - The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson

July - The Stars Beneath our Feet by David Barclay Moore

August - The Lifters by Dave Eggers

September - The Land of Yesterday by KA Reynolds

October - Merci Suárez Changes Gears by Meg Medina

November - The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street by Karina Yan Glaser

December - Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend

2019

January - The Language of Spells by Garret Weyr

February - The House That Lou Built by Mae Respicio

March - The Unforgettable Guinevere St. Clair by Amy Makechnie.

April - The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon

May - Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer by John Grisham

June - The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman

July - A Small Zombie Problem by K.G. Campbell

August - Forever Neverland by Susan Adrian

September - The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart

October -  Saving Fable by Scott Reintgen

November - Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia.

 

 

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