Midsummer’s Mayhem: Shakespeare, Baking, Magic

Midsummer’s Mayhem: Shakespeare, Baking, Magic

A real-world middle-grade fantasy built around the plot of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream? Yes please! Midsummer’s Mayhem by Rajani LaRocca is a magical story about a young baker and her family. The Story Eleven-year-old Mimi Mackson is the...
The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley

The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley

I rarely review sequels. But sometimes, when that sequel is especially wonderful, and I don’t think enough people have read the first book, I make exceptions. The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley, followup to Circus Mirandus, is one of those exceptions. The...