Kidsmomo Podcast #17: “Time After Time”

February 2nd, 2010 by

Our latest podcast is all about books involving time travel — and this week we’ve REALLY embraced our theme. How so? Well, let’s just say that at the end of this week’s installment, one of us is going back to the future…

Tune in to see what we mean:

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  • To Infinity and Beyond! — our time travel wishes, and our mystery book revealed
  • Our Time Travel book picks (Time Garden and Time Windows)
  • A stellar review from YOU (Skulduggery Pleasant)
  • Greetings from Future Karen

And don’t forget: in celebration of the Super Bowl, our next topic is sports books! So watch our latest Mystery Book Theater video and check out these sports books that’ll have you doing your own touchdown dance!

— Nancy and Karen

Book Trailer: A Wrinkle in Time

January 26th, 2010 by

This book trailer for A Wrinkle in Time was originally the Mystery Book Theater video for our Time Travel theme. For more on A Wrinkle in Time, check out our “Time After Time” podcast.

Imagine this is your life: you always feel out of place at school, your little brother gets picked on all the time, and your father has been missing for years. If you were suddenly offered the opportunity to find your dad, you’d probably jump at the chance, right? But what if you had to travel through time and space to get to him? And what if that kind of transportation wasn’t exactly… comfortable?

That’s exactly the situation for the main character in A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle. Watch the video to see her experience hurtling through time and space…