Books by Marta Kissi

TREVOR LEE AND THE BIG UH OH! by Wiley Blevins
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2019

"This sympathetic portrayal of a boy struggling with school has an audience. (Fiction. 6-8)"
Third grader Trevor Lee makes every effort to avoid revealing that he still can't read. Read full book review >
THE PENNYPACKERS GO ON VACATION by Lisa Doan
Released: June 25, 2019

"A misadventure that misses the boat. (Fiction. 9-12)"
A young boy vacations on a boat full of misfits. Read full book review >
FAIRY IN WAITING by Sophie Kinsella
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 29, 2019

"A cotton-candy read for transitional readers. (Fantasy. 6-8)"
Fans find more magic mayhem in this sequel to Fairy Mom and Me (2018). Read full book review >
PENNYBAKER SCHOOL IS REVOLTING by Jennifer Brown
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 10, 2018

"Light entertainment with some vocabulary enrichment for middle graders of all sorts. (Fiction 8-12)"
When their history teacher disappears, students at the Pennybaker School for the Uniquely Gifted stage their own revolution and solve the mystery. Read full book review >
FAIRY MOM AND ME by Sophie Kinsella
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 2, 2018

"Fun stuff for the fairy-focused but otherwise predictable and superficial, even for so young an intended audience. (Fantasy. 6-8)"
Ella's mom is a great mother but a highly inept Fairy Mom. Read full book review >
PENNYBAKER SCHOOL IS HEADED FOR DISASTER by Jennifer Brown
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 11, 2017

"Humor that works its own magic trick: disappearing from middle school shelves. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Sixth-grade magician Thomas Fallgrout has a troubled start in his new school, where unusual talents are the norm. Read full book review >