My son was actually reading full sentences for the first time!
"Very colorful and light-hearted!
Jennifer L. Gadd is an American author of books for children and young adults of all ages. Her books include Cat Moon, The Second Battle, and Space Bugs. She is also the author of the Finn the Hero picture book series, illustrated by Adam Clark.
Her most recent book is Finn and the King, the final book in the Finn the Hero picture book series. Finn is all grown up and has to save Tara from a terrible monster! Early and emergent readers can read his adventure all by themselves.
Jennifer lives in Kansas City, Kansas, with her husband of over thirty years. She is a reading interventionist at an urban middle school in KCK.
Millie McLendon: Jayhawker!
Lawrence, Kansas, 1863.
Ten-year-old Millic McLendon is overwhelmed and exasperated. Her stepmother finds fault with everything she does. Her new baby brother cries all the time. And she has her chores and schoolwork to keep up with. It takes an event of historic importance to help her learn what's important. Quantrill's Raiders are about to ride through the bustling town of Lawrence, shooting and burning everything in sight. Millie will need all her resourcefulness and courage to keep her friends and family alive.
Coming soon-ish! The long-anticipated second book in The Were-Children series continues where Cat Moon left off.