Books by Clayton Hanmer

TRENDING by Kira Vermond
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2020

"A must-read for the modern, viral-content age. (index, sources) (Nonfiction. 8-14)"
An overview of trends, how they are born—or made—and their dangers. Read full book review >
DOG VS. ULTRA DOG! by Troy Wilson
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2019

"Humorous and endearing, worth sharing with human and furry friends alike. (Picture book. 5-8)"
When a new dog comes into Tim's life, his canine best friend, Tuffy, is left wondering where he stands. Read full book review >
HALF-TRUTHS AND BRAZEN LIES by Kira Vermond
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2016

"Yes, sometimes lies grease the wheels—'society would collapse if we told the truth all the time,' say some experts. You wouldn't want that to happen, so let Vermond be your guide. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
We all lie. We can't help it. Read full book review >
THE SECRET LIFE OF MONEY by Kira Vermond
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2012

"A good guide for beginners and browsers, but not suitable for research. (glossary, index) (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
This chatty guide to money works to make the subject appealing to middle-schoolers but is regrettably short on sourcing. Read full book review >
THE LOWDOWN ON DENIM by Tanya Lloyd Kyi
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2011

"Humor and information combine in appealing nonfiction for middle-grade and middle-school readers. (further reading, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 9-13)"
A lighthearted look at the history of everyone's favorite pants couched as a detention report written by a couple of middle-school pranksters. Read full book review >