Karen Lee Schmidt - Popular Childrens Books

Review The Truth About Alice: A Novel

Review The Truth About Alice: A Novel Winner of the Children’s Choice Book Awards’ Teen Choice Debut Author Award Everyone knows Alice slept with two guys at one party. When Healy High star quarterback, Brandon Fitzsimmons, dies in a...

Review Blue on Blue

Review Blue on Blue Discover the joys of a wild rainstorm in this poetic picture book, illustrated by a Caldecott Medalist. Join a farming family as they experience the full range of a thrilling seaside thunderstorm—from the wild wind...

Review In the Small, Small Pond

Review In the Small, Small Pond New big books to share with a group!Big books are ideal for use with a large group―they are oversized at 14-1/2 x 18 inches. A perfect way to enjoy Holt favorites with many...

Review Sukey and the Mermaid

Review Sukey and the Mermaid Sukey’s new step-pa is a mean, bossy man. Every day Sukey wakes at dawn to work in the garden. All her step-pa ever does is watch her and yell if she so much as...

Review I Spy Fly Guy!

Review I Spy Fly Guy! The 7th book in the bestselling Fly Guy series–with fun foil covers! When Fly Guy and Buzz play hide-and-seek, Fly Guy hides in his favorite place–the garbage can. But as Buzz finishes counting, the...

Review Holding Up the Universe

Review Holding Up the Universe A New York Times Bestseller From the author of the New York Times bestseller All the Bright Places comes a heart-wrenching story about what it means to see someone—and love someone—for who they truly are.Everyone thinks...

Review The Trolls

Review The Trolls Aunt Sally is beyond any of Melissa, Amanda, and Pee Wee’s expectations. She has come all the way from Vancouver Island, Canada, to take care of the children while their parents are away, and right from...