Category Archives: Science Fiction

The Wild Robot

The Wild Robot by Peter Brown Grades 4 & up When a crate carrying an advanced robot with artificial intelligence washes up on a remote island, curious sea otters press the power button and set in motion a chain of … Continue reading

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Under Their Skin

Under Their Skin by Margaret Peterson Haddix Grades 4 & up This was a fantastic book! The hardest thing is going to be talking about it without giving anything away. If you love Margaret Peterson Haddix’s other books, then you … Continue reading

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Red Moon Rising

Red Moon Rising by K.A. Holt Grades 5 & up Rae is growing up with a hard life on a barren moon near the planet that her grandparents were trying to get to before their spaceship crashed 30 years before. … Continue reading

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Bounders: Earth Force Rising

Bounders by Monica Tesler Grades 4 & up Jasper has grown up knowing that he is a Bounder, but his mother has always cautioned him against telling others. Bounders are children who have been selectively bred from a recessive gene … Continue reading

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The Vault of Dreamers

The Vault of Dreamers by Caragh M. O’Brien Grades 6 & up Rosie is a student at the Forge School, which is both a school for a variety of different creative arts as well as a 12-hour-a-day reality show. The … Continue reading

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The Inventor’s Secret Trilogy

The Inventor’s Secret by Andrea Cremer Grades 7 & up In this alternate reality, steam punk novel, the United States lost the Revolutionary War. What has happened instead is the Great Britain has taken control, enslaving the rebels for generations … Continue reading

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The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza

The Glorkian Warrior Delivers a Pizza by James Kochalka Grades 1 & up This graphic novel will grab young readers from the start! The Glorkian Warrior and his Super Backpack are trying to decide on their next adventure when a … Continue reading

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Miles Taylor & the Golden Cape: Attack of the Alien Horde and Rise of the Robot Army

Attack of the Alien Horde by Robert Venditti Grades 4 & up Miles Taylor is an ordinary kid going through a difficult transition. His mom left and he and his dad have moved to a smaller apartment. This move also … Continue reading

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The One Safe Place

The One Safe Place by Tania Unsworth Grades 4 & up In the not too distant future, the earth has gotten much hotter and rain is a rarity. Devin lives with his grandfather on a remote farm that has its … Continue reading

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Spell Robbers

Spell Robbers by Matthew J. Kirby Grades 4 & up Ben has once again moved to a new town and a new school as his mother tries to reinvent her life. This time though, he is asked to join a … Continue reading

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