Books by Adam Wallace

HOW TO CATCH A DRAGON by Adam Wallace
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 5, 2019

"A joyful if simplistic celebration of Chinese New Year culture. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A kid tries to catch a good-luck dragon hiding around town as the family prepares for Chinese New Year following the formula established in How To Catch an Elf (2016) and other series installments. Read full book review >
THE HOLIDAY HEROES SAVE CHRISTMAS by Adam Wallace
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"A silly, lighthearted tone distinguishes an otherwise nondescript book. (Picture book. 4-7)"
The Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny, a witch, and a leprechaun help out when Santa comes down with a cold. Read full book review >
ONLY YOU CAN SAVE CHRISTMAS! by Adam Wallace
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"A nonsensical title and premise, frenetic illustrations, and butt jokes do not add up to a noteworthy Christmas story. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Santa's head elf, Wink Silverbells, gathers all the items from "The Twelve Days of Christmas" so Santa can give them to Mrs. Claus as her Christmas gifts. Read full book review >
HOW TO CATCH A MONSTER by Adam Wallace
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"Only for dedicated fans of the series. (Picture book. 5-8)"
When a kid gets the part of the ninja master in the school play, it finally seems to be the right time to tackle the closet monster. Read full book review >
HOW TO CATCH THE EASTER BUNNY by Adam Wallace
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 1, 2017

"This bunny escapes all the traps but fails to find a logical plot or an emotional connection with readers. (Picture book. 4-7)"
The bestselling series (How to Catch an Elf, 2016, etc.) about capturing mythical creatures continues with a story about various ways to catch the Easter Bunny as it makes its annual deliveries. Read full book review >
HOW TO CATCH AN ELF by Adam Wallace
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"A forgettable effort that fails to capture any of the magical charm of Santa's story. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Wallace and Elkerton continue their series about catching elusive mythical creatures (How to Catch a Leprechaun, 2016, etc.) with this Christmas story about an elf who must avoid traps constructed by children before Santa's annual visit. Read full book review >