Kirkus Star
THE KIRKUS STAR
Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit




Series: Floors


Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"The quirkiness of Carman's tale could easily become too familiar, but he pulls new rabbits out of his storytelling sleeve pretty much with each turn of the page, keeping them turning. (Adventure. 9-12)"
Another topsy-turvy adventure takes place in this last episode in Carman's hotel trilogy. Read full book review >
3 BELOW by Patrick Carman
Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"An adventurous romp, as atmospheric as incense and as smooth as lemonade on a summer day. (Magical adventure. 9-12)"
Leo Fillmore, 11 years old and proprietor of New York City's most engagingly eccentric hotel (Floors, 2011), returns with a juicy, potentially calamitous dilemma. Read full book review >
FLOORS by Patrick Carman
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"The author is a fine storyteller; he rides the mystery right up to the edge invests his characters with quirks that aren't merely cute but essential to the person's identity. (Magical adventure. 9-12)"
Here is the Whippet Hotel, a very strange place: Each of its floors has its own eccentric personality, especially the hidden ones. Read full book review >