Kidsmomo Podcast #68: Dog Days and Hamster Horror

May 1st, 2012 by

What do you get when you put together a dog who’s trained to attack and a really fat hamster? Our latest podcast! Don’t worry — no animals were harmed in the making of our podcast; it just so happens that our book picks both feature some crazy critters!

Also tune in for mumbling, jazz hands, and a review from you!

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  • Karen’s book review: Showoff by Gordon Korman
  • Nancy’s book review: The Great Hamster Massacre by Katie Davies
  • A review from YOU: So B. It by Sarah Weeks
  • Nancy fails at pet care (aka “Did that hamster get cloned?!”)

And don’t forget: write in with a book review below. We’ll feature a kid review in our next podcast!

— Karen and Nancy

So B. It by Sarah Weeks

April 10th, 2012 by

so-b-it-sarah-weeks-book-reviewSubmitted by Hayden, Age 9 from Georgia

Rating: ★★★★★

This is an amazing story! It really
Moves you. It is about a twelve year old girl that lives with her mom that only knows 23 words! She meets her neighbor burnadette that Is afraid of the outside world. When the girl Heidi the twelve year hears a word her mom has been saying which Is Soof.Heidi has to find out what it means.She also finds a picture of her mom when she is young. Then she heads out by herself to New York to find out more about her life,mom,and the word Soof. It is an amazing and beautiful story! Great for all ages!