Author Archives: Niki Barnes

Blog Tour: Waiting For Snow

Waiting For Snow by Marsha Diane Arnold and Illustrations by Renata Liwska Badger is impatiently waiting for it to snow. His friends try to cheer him up. Badger learns that patience wins when it comes to the weather. This is … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 10-17-16

Books I finished last week: The Princess and the Pony by Kate Beaton This is such an adorable and funny book. I highly recommend it as a read aloud. The Princess and the Pony was at my Scholastic book fair … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Gertie’s Leap To Greatness

Gertie’s Leap to Greatness by Kate Beasley Gertie’s mission is to be the greatest fifth grader in the whole wide world! Gertie isn’t the fastest, the tallest or the smartest student but she has pure determination! Gertie never gives up! … Continue reading

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Calling All Authors! Blog Tour For Write This Down

Write This Down by Claudia Mills Write This Down will appeal to students that love to write. I know as a kid I loved to write stories and often dreamed of being a published writer just like Autumn. Claudia Mills does … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 9-26-16

Books I finished last week: Write This Down by Claudia Mills (Out September 27, 2016) This book is perfect for students who love to write. The main character Autumn would love to be a published writer. However, she has to … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 9-19-16

Books I finished last week: I love this clever book. A great book to use for perspective and how we all see things differently. If you love mysterious ghost books with a twist ending….this book is for you! Students love … Continue reading

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The Haunting of Falcon House by Eugene Yelchin

Prince Lev Lvov goes to live with his aunt at Falcon House. As he explores his family estate, he soon looks up to his heroic ancestors and longs to be like his grandfather. However, he soon realizes things are not … Continue reading

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