5 New Books for Young Readers from Evolved Publishing
We love all literature that gives us great stories, compelling characters, and a fun, entertaining escape from the grind. Yet we have a special place in our hearts for books for kids. Reading is just so important to our kids–to their mental development, the psychological well-being, and their future for which we hold so much hope. Thus, it is with great pleasure that we announce the release of these 5 new books.
Just click on the covers or titles to go to the book pages, where you’ll find all the information on these books, as well as links to the books at your favorite online retailers.
CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOKS FOR KIDS 3-8 YEARS OLD
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Seaside Mishap by Steff F. Kneff (Illustrations by Luke Spooner)
“Gremlin, oh no! What to do?” Emlyn yelled.
“Those waves are tremendous, and look at that swell!
Moose, we must help her. I know she can’t swim.
What a fine mess little Gremlin is in!”
Emlyn invites Gremlin for a trip to the ocean, but mishaps abound on the seaside.
And Gremlin seems to have landed in deeper trouble than usual on this trip.
Join Emlyn, Gremlin and Moose for an unforgettable family vacation.
The Emlyn and the Gremlin series is a collection of beautifully illustrated, kid-centered books, each containing a fun rhyme scheme and humor for both kids and adults. These gorgeous books introduce the concept of a two-mum family in a natural and subtle way—the perfect books to add diversity to any home, library or store!
Maddie’s Monsters by Jonathan Gould (Illustrations by Daiki Sasaki)
Strange things are happening in Maddie’s house. Objects keep disappearing, and Maddie’s family can’t imagine where they’ve gone. Only Maddie knows that her monsters have taken them. Can she get her family to believe her? And can she get her monsters to give everything back?
Jonathan Gould tells a warm and funny story about respect and responsibility, with sparkling illustrations from Daiki Sasaki that bring the colourful world of a child to life.
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LOWER GRADE CHAPTER BOOKS FOR KIDS 6-11 YEARS OLD
Mike and the Dog-Gone Labradoodle by Emlyn Chand
Mike Adams has always been a pretty average kid. He hates homework, love sports, and spends a lot of his day bugging his twin sister Maddie—because, after all, she deserves it.
But one day, everything changes. Nic Chang’s dog goes missing.
Mike, his sister and their two best friends join forces to search for the truth and, with it, the missing pet. Will Mike and Maddie find a way to put their differences aside and save the day? And just where did that dog-gone labradoodle go?
Put your thinking caps on and prepare to find the answers in the premier installment of The Pet Shop Society, a brand new mystery series for readers aged 7-11.
The Shaman’s Salvation by J.W. Zulauf (Illustrations by Luke Spooner)
Not all fairytales take place in rolling hills or along sparkling beaches. Some happen right below our very feet like the corpses they are….
The very existence of Balderdash is hanging by a thread. The kingdom is under attack by vicious creatures called Mana Beasts, and someone is after the shaman.
Will Balderdash fall because of the shaman’s past actions? Will she lose it all, or will she sacrifice herself to save her people?
Join us in this coffin tale to find out the fate of Balderdash.
YOUNG ADULT FANTASY THRILLER FOR READERS 13 AND OLDER
Second Chances – A “Chosen” Short Story by Jeff Altabef and Erynn Altabef
Precious and rare, second chances must be earned, but has Ayden done enough to win his?
One night changes everything.
One chance meeting forces a young man to make a choice.
Will he do what’s right?
Or what’s easy?
Ayden is forced to remember old secrets he’d rather not reveal when his daughter returns home with questions about his shadowy past and dangerous legacy. Will she understand when he tells her about the night mysterious strangers came to his sleepy Arizona town looking for a local medicine man?
As his tale unfolds, Ayden pieces together the mystery that connected a recent murder, the strangers, and the medicine man’s bizarre behavior.
Will he allow old demons to rule him, or will he get a second chance?
We hope you’ll take advantage of these wonderful opportunities to spread the joy and power of reading to the younger set in your life. And as always, we thank you so much for your support.