Booktalk for GREETINGS FROM WITNESS PROTECTION! by Jake Burt

Nicki Demere is 13 years old. She’s street savvy, book smart, and still keeps her giant stuffed animal, Ms. Fancypaws McKittenfluff on her bed. She’s also a seasoned pick-pocket, and she’s lived with five foster families in the past five years. Now she’s back at the Center again, waiting for her next placement. When the coordinator tells Nicki there are Read More …

Booktalk for A BABYSITTER’S GUIDE TO MONSTER HUNTING BY Joe Ballarini

Kelly doesn’t believe in monsters under the bed. Obviously. She’s an ordinary 8th grader with a best friend, secret crush, and dreams of being cooler in high school. She’s trying to save up enough money to go to a sleepaway camp. That’s the only reason she takes this babysitting job, her first ever, on Halloween. She doesn’t even like kids. Read More …