Aletha Press’ YA Thriller/Mystery, Clandestine, wins SILVER at the 2018 Moonbeam Book Awards! So exciting! Long-time JIAB/Audrey Press guest writer and intern, Hannah Rials, released Book#2 in wildly popular Ascension trilogy in July and it’s already winning awards! Imagine our excitement when we received the email that our very own author, Hannah Rials, won a… Read More YA Thriller/Mystery, Clandestine, wins SILVER at the 2018 Moonbeam Book Awards
The Halloween season is likely to make most of us think about ghouls, creepies and all sort of monsters. But Jump Into a Book thinks monsters are pretty awesome and making them (all year long) is pretty spectacular too! One of our favorite children’s book publishers, Quartokids, wholeheartedly agrees and have created a book just for them when the… Read More Marvelous Makeable Monsters and Rube Goldberg Inventions!
Natalie Dormer invites you on an audio journey like no other. Via this Audible Book for Harry Potter Fans, delve into the history of real-life magic and explore some of J.K. Rowling’s magical inventions, alongside their folkloric, cultural and historical forebears. “Magic is more than superstitions of past or the magic of the future…” So… Read More Audible Book for Harry Potter Fans: Harry Potter History of Magic
Who doesn’t love a book with a good-ol-fashion-good-guy-vs-bad-guy theme? Villains are important in books because battling them drives the story, adds an air of suspense and gives the heroes a sense of purpose. Some more memorable villains in books include Cruella deVille, Voldermort, and even The Grinch. We love to hate our villans and cheer like… Read More 5 Middle Reader Books for Kids who Love Villains
Ever wanted to possess a superpower? To be able to be swim like a fish, know what people were thinking or see into the future? If that’s the case (I’m talking to the adults too!) then check out DC Super Hero Girls newest graphic novel, Search for Atlantis! Search for Atlantis introduces several iconic DC… Read More A brand new Graphic Novel from the DC Super Hero Girls!
Books that share the values of practicing kindness while also working to eliminate bullying are always high on JIAB’s list of books to recommend. Imagine how unique and wonderful it would be to deliver those messages via a brave kitty and his ragtag buddies. The Adventures of Phatty & Payaso (an Early Chapter Book) by… Read More An Early Chapter Book about being an advoCATe of Kindness
Welcome to Weekend Links! This is my chance to share the best-of-the-best in the way of book-inspired fun that I’ve encountered during the course of my online travels. This week a reoccurring theme that keeps crossing my path is weaving. Books about weaving with amazing activities to go with, to be exact. There were too… Read More Weekend Links: Weaving a Love of #Kidlit
Anyone who frequents Jump Into a Book knows that we adore classic children’s books in any form. So imagine our excitement when we learned that the classic picture book, The Adventures of Taxi Dog, has been reborn in the form of an app that provides digital experiences that ignite children’s imaginations! This amazing app,… Read More Maxi the Taxi Dog app: A fresh spin to a Classic Children’s Book!
Are you a fan of reading multicultural children’s or YA books and sharing your opinion of that book on social media? Better yet, would you like to be part of a non-profit online celebration that highlights diversity in kids’ literature in a positive and fun way? Yes? Perfect. Then Multicultural Children’s Book Day wants to… Read More Love kids’ books? Have I got a deal for you! #ReviewersNeeded
“On an ever-shrinking planet, cultural diversity and respect are becoming more prominent topics every day. We strive for a world where children will feel safe sharing their diversity and uniqueness because they accept others with respect and kindness.” Joy Sun Bear has been delighting and teaching young fans and parents about diverse cultures for years.… Read More Learning about diverse cultures: The Adventures of Joy Sun Bear