Books by Alice Kuipers

ME AND ME by Alice Kuipers
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"An eerie, intriguing premise and fast-moving plot hampered by clichéd characters and a flat resolution. (Paranormal romance. 14-17)"
Lark's boyfriend, Alec, is injured trying to rescue Annabelle, the 4-year-old Lark used to babysit, and both are drowning; when she's unable to choose whom to save, Lark's world splits in two. Read full book review >
POLLY DIAMOND AND THE MAGIC BOOK by Alice Kuipers
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2018

"A great choice for logophiles and budding authors. (Fantasy. 5-8)"
A magic spelling book turns a young girl's world upside down as her family prepares for the arrival of a new baby brother. Read full book review >
VIOLET AND VICTOR WRITE THE MOST FABULOUS FAIRY TALE by Alice Kuipers
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 19, 2016

"A jam-packed view of the creative process of two imaginative siblings. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Twins Violet and Victor are back for another bout of collaborative (and sometimes competitive) writing. Read full book review >
VIOLET AND VICTOR WRITE THE BEST-EVER BOOKWORM BOOK by Alice Kuipers
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 2, 2014

"Clever fare for aspiring bookworms (especially siblings). (Picture book. 4-7)"
Twins collaborate in writing an original story about a "book-eating monster." Read full book review >
LOST FOR WORDS by Alice Kuipers
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2010

"More than just a story of one girl, this is a look at a family trying to rebuild after their lives have been literally blown apart. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Unable to deal with the tragedy that killed her sister, Emily, Sophie retreats into herself, refusing to talk about her grief. Read full book review >
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"Sometimes minimalism is art, but here less is less."
As the title implies, Kuiper's first novel is composed entirely of notes a mother and daughter leave for each other on the refrigerator door. Read full book review >