Award Winners, Bullying, Canadian, Good Books for Boys, middle grade, Personal Faves, Poignant Coming-of-Age Story

Knocked Out (Again) by Nielsen: Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen Review

If you follow this blog you know that I love Susin Nielsen like Garfield loves Lasagna. You can read evidence of the love here and here. After reading Nielsen's latest offering, I am happy to say my love is as deep as ever. Henry and his father have moved into a sketchy apartment in Vancouver,… Continue reading Knocked Out (Again) by Nielsen: Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen Review

Canadian, middle grade

Dear Susin Nielsen, Please Write More Books

Hurrah! Susin Nielsen is back! And she's just as good as I remember!¬†Though there are a few familiar faces (Amanda, Cosmo, even Ambrose makes a cameo), Nielsen introduces us to new characters to love in her latest middle grade offering, such as the practical and psychoanalyzing best friend Phoebe; hapless, sweater-vest wearing, pun-filled Dudley Weiner;… Continue reading Dear Susin Nielsen, Please Write More Books