Books by Laura Martin

HOAX FOR HIRE by Laura Martin
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 27, 2019

"The combination of adventure and light humor makes for a pleasant diversion—best where there is strong interest in imaginary zoology. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Can Grayson extricate himself from the family's monster-making business? Read full book review >
FLOAT by Laura Martin
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 29, 2018

"The plot may be about trying to change the future, but the patriarchal themes in this action story are stuck in the past. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
A cabin full of boys with uncontrollable powers races to change the future in this new adventure from Martin (Code Name Flood, 2017, etc.). Read full book review >
CODE NAME FLOOD by Laura Martin
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 30, 2017

"A decent finish featuring plenty of action and lots of dinos—the latter furnishing not only thrills, but both bacon and eggs for a closing breakfast. (afterword) (Science fiction. 11-13)"
Sky's search for her long-missing father becomes a race against time following the discovery of a scheme to reclaim Earth's surface from the resurgent dinosaurs—with nukes. Read full book review >
THE ARK PLAN by Laura Martin
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 10, 2016

"Formulaic but with enough juice in the characters and their relentlessly dangerous setting to keep the story hydrated. (Science fiction. 11-13)"
With resurgent dinosaurs roaming the surface, living underground is humanity's only hope for survival. Or…is it? Read full book review >