Welcome to the Nerd Blast for Guys Read: Heroes & Villains edited by Jon Scieszka! This tour is hosted by the ever-lovely Jean at Jean Book Nerd Tours. Now, this particular series is one that I have enjoyed watching grow over the years, as it is such a great way to get our young gentlemen into reading books. This series is full of stories geared towards entertaining boys and helping to cultivate a love of the written word, but it is also something that girls read and enjoy. So check out this awesome installment in the Guys Read series and enter at the end of the post to win a copy of your very own! Happy reading, Dreamers!
Guys Read: Heroes & Villains
edited by Jon Scieszka
Series: Guys Read #7
Publish Date: 4 April 2017
Publisher: Walden Pond Press
Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook
Age Range: 8-12
Heroes and Villains, the seventh volume in Jon Scieszka’s Guys Read Library of Great Reading, is chock-full of adventure featuring an array of characters—with and without capes.
Featuring ten all-new, original stories that run the gamut from fantasy to comics to contemporary adventure to nonfiction, and featuring eleven of the most acclaimed, exciting writers for kids working today, this collection is the perfect book for you, whether you use your powers for good—or evil.
Authors include Laurie Halse Anderson, Cathy Camper and Raúl Gonzalez, Sharon Creech, Jack Gantos, Christopher Healy, Deborah Hopkinson, Ingrid Law, Pam Muñoz Ryan, Lemony Snicket, and Eugene Yelchin, with illustrations by Jeff Stokely.
Praise For the Guys Read Series
Utterly dude worthy. --Kirkus
A must-have collection for the boys in your library—and while you’re at it, get a copy for the girls, too! --Booklist
Future volumes will cover such genres as nonfiction, science fiction, mystery, and sports. If they’re as good as this one, boys--and girls--are in for a treat. --Publishers Weekly
Funny Business, sets the bar high....Will have readers laughing as they turn the pages. --VOYA
Jon Scieszka is the National Ambassador for Children's Literature emeritus and the bestselling author of more than twenty-five books for kids, including The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales, Math Curse, Robot Zot!, and the Time Warp Trio series. Jon founded Guys Read to encourage a passion for reading among young boys, with the philosophy that boys love to read most when they are reading things they love. A former elementary school teacher, Jon lives in Brooklyn with his family. For more great books, more great facts, and more about your favorite authors, head over to www.guysread.com. You'll be glad you did.
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