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Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by klandis

Jack’s family leaves the farm he loves and moves to the suburbs, but Jack refuses to accept his new circumstances and is determined to do what he can to help his family move “home.” The kids in...

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Apr 27, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by Julie Hall

A cute story about a ten year old who moves from the farm he knows and loves into the city. It touches on the topics of moving, making new friends and even the bigger theme of worry and anxiety....

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Apr 21, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by dbeuks

I'm always on the look out for great chapter books for kids that actually teach wholesome life lessons. There are too many kids' chapter books that incorporate the world's standards...

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Jun 4, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by dianeestrella

I got this book for my 7 year old niece, and if she likes it even half as much as I did, then it's still a huge winner!

Discalimer: I am a huge kid at heart. At age 50, I still dream...

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Jun 17, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by THersh

I loved how relatable these stories are. Jack did NOT want to move, and he even devises a plan to be able to move back to the farm and out of the suburbs. He quickly finds that he likes the kids...

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Jul 20, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by amandainpa

When I saw that this book is set in the 90s, I knew that I had to read it. I was a 90s kid and it was such a fun time to be a kid. The author does an excellent job at conveying the time period and...

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Jun 23, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by Cheryl

I enjoyed stories like this when I was a child. And I love the wholesome, nostalgic atmosphere this story emotes. It brings older readers back to simpler days and introduces younger readers to...

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Jun 28, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by Fayereads

Change is never easy, which is something that Jack knows all too well as his family has made the decision to move off the of the family farm an into town. Jack doesn't want to leave his...

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May 24, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by dswassenaar

Official disclaimer: "I received a copy of this book from the publisher for the purpose of this review."

Jack vs. the Tornado by Amanda Cleary Eastep is the first in the Tree...

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Aug 25, 21

Jack vs. the Tornado

This Review Submitted by stephaniesninthsuitcase

Author: Amanda Cleary Estep
Series: Tree Street Kids #1
Publisher: Moody Publishers
On-Sale Now!
Synopsis: Despite moving to a new town, ten-year-old Jack Finch is...

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Oct 16, 21

The Hunt for Fang

This Review Submitted by THersh

As much as I loved Book 1, Book 2 was just as good, if not even better. I loved how Jack prays for a dog at church, and then a dog runs out of a field directly to him. It shows the power of prayer...

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Jul 20, 21

The Hunt for Fang

This Review Submitted by dianeestrella

I would say book two in this series was even better than the first!

More adventure. More danger, for sure. A few loose ends with a certain bully... Bring on book three!!!

The more I...

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Jul 21, 21

The Hunt for Fang

This Review Submitted by dbeuks

This is the second book in the brand new series by Eastep: Tree Street Kids. The first one was absolutely wonderful and enjoyable to read so of course I was excited for the second one expecting it...

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Jun 4, 21

The Hunt for Fang

This Review Submitted by Cheryl

The Hunt for Fang is book 2 in the Tree Street Kids series, carrying the same nostalgic, wholesome feel as the first book in the series, Jack vs the Tornado.

Jack and his unique group of...

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Jun 28, 21

The Hunt for Fang

This Review Submitted by Julie Hall

Just as cute as the first one, the Tree Street Kids are off on another adventure. The book is set in the 90s and full of fun references which make me giggle while reading. The kids attend a local...

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Jun 2, 21

The Hunt for Fang

This Review Submitted by Fayereads

The second in a series, Jack and Midge are still settling in to life in the suburbs with their new friends. Summer is full of new adventures and new friends, a wholesome middle-grade read, with...

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Jun 18, 21

Candor

This Review Submitted by Cheryl

Candor: The Secret to Succeeding at Tough Conversations is much more impactful than I expected. I’ve read several relationship books that tend to take similar paths, but this one has a lane all...

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Jun 28, 21

Candor

This Review Submitted by BlueJanes

This book is an excellent resource for when difficult conversations need to take place. The guidelines explained in this book enable the reader to ask before speaking: is this necessary, is this...

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May 26, 21

Candor

This Review Submitted by dbeuks

I was so interested in this book given today's current culture plagued with the social media fix. It's become too easy for people to stay silent or to speak extremely disrespectfully and...

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Sep 24, 21

Candor

This Review Submitted by Michael Taylor

"Candor" by Charles Causey is a great read for anyone wanting to speak appropriate truth in the appropriate way and time. In our day of both hypersensitivity to differing viewpoints and...

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Apr 16, 21