41 episodes

Book reviews as fun as the books they're about!
Check out our new website at https://bookpowerforkids.com/

Reviewed and acted out for you by Chaska, Leilani and Mirabel Power.

Book Power for Kids‪!‬ Power Family

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.5 • 47 Ratings

Book reviews as fun as the books they're about!
Check out our new website at https://bookpowerforkids.com/

Reviewed and acted out for you by Chaska, Leilani and Mirabel Power.

    Episode 027 - Nick Of Time

    Episode 027 - Nick Of Time

    What do you get when you mix Treasure Island with Back to the Future and set it all in the English Channel in the lead up to World War 2?
    Pirates! Adventure! And lots of swashbuckling fun!
    Nick of Time by Ted Bell (reviewed by Chaska, age 14)
     
    For questions or to suggest a book for us to review email us at bookpowerforkids@gmail.com .
     
    Our website is https://bookpowerforkids.com/, or visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bookpowerforkids/ , Instagram https://www.instagram.com/bookpowerforkids/ , or Twitter @bookpower4kids
     
    We are proud members of Kids Listen. For more quality children's podcasts visit http://www.kidslisten.org/members
     
    All of our music was created using Music Maker Jam for non-commercial purposes, http://www.justaddmusic.net/en/ . Credit to http://www.freesfx.co.uk/ for the campfire sound effects.
     
    Thanks for listening!

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    Episode S14 - Season 6 update

    Episode S14 - Season 6 update

    We're super excited about Season 6!
    Our first episode will be Chaska reviewing Nick of Time by Ted Bell, targeted to come out on September 19th (Talk like a Pirate Day!)
    Next will be Leilani reviewing Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer.
    After that we're all looking forward to Mirabel reviewing Rat Rule 79 by Rivka Galchen.
    We hope you'll be listening! Bye!
    For more about our podcast go to:
    https://bookpowerforkids.com/

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    Episode 026 - Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky

    Episode 026 - Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky

    Tristan Strong didn’t think his life could get any worse. He was wrong.
    When Tristan rips a hole into a land of myths and legends, on the trail of a thieving baby doll no less, he has to find the trickster god Anansi and fix the damage he caused. But it’s never simple to catch a trickster…
     
    Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia reviewed by this giant turtle-faced thistle head, age 13.
     
    Leela’s podcast is the amazing Newsy Jacuzzi! Learn all about it and listen every week here: https://www.newsyjacuzzi.com/
     
    For questions or to suggest a book for us to review email us at bookpowerforkids@gmail.com .
     
    Our website is http://bookpowerforkids.com/, or visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bookpowerforkids/ and Twitter @bookpower4kids
     
    We are proud members of Kids Listen. For more quality children's podcasts visit http://www.kidslisten.org/members
     
    All of our music was created using Music Maker Jam for non-commercial purposes, http://www.justaddmusic.net/en/ . Credit to http://www.freesfx.co.uk/ for the nighttime ambience sound effect.
     
    Thanks for listening!

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    Episode S13 - Sherlock Holmes:The Red Headed League - April Fools 2021

    Episode S13 - Sherlock Holmes:The Red Headed League - April Fools 2021

    Sherlock Holmes: The Red-Headed League #AprilFools 2021
    reviewed by Lani, age 12, Chaska, age 13 and Mirabel, age 8


    Welcome to another April Fools episode of Book Power for Vets! Wait what?
    Chaska, Lani and Mirabel team up to review a classic mystery, but everything is not as it seems.
    Can the Power kids solve the mystery of who re-wrote the script?

    Mad love to our MadLibs contributors:




    Megan, Jay, Vance, Otis, Clyde, Becky, Chloe, Wyatt, Angela and Eleanor from St. Louis, Missouri













    Emerson, Griff and Jonathan from Chicago, Illinois










    Mike and Aaron from California










    Ari from Boston










    Ruby from Freiburg, Germany










    Jenn, Mike, Crystal, Lisa and Ian from Florida










    Alice from Oklahoma




     
    For questions or to suggest a book for us to review email us at bookpowerforkids@gmail.com .
     
    Our website is http://bookpowerforkids.com/, or visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bookpowerforkids/ and Twitter @bookpower4kids
     
    We are proud members of Kids Listen. For more quality children's podcasts visit http://www.kidslisten.org/members
     
    All of our music was created using Music Maker Jam for non-commercial purposes, http://www.justaddmusic.net/en/ . Credit to http://www.freesfx.co.uk/ for all of the mystery sound effects.
     
    Thanks for listening!

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    Episode 025 - The Doldrums

    Episode 025 - The Doldrums

    When Archer’s famous grandparents float away on an iceberg, he’s left with nobody to talk to but the stuffed animals in his house. Now it’s up to Archer and his friends to go on an adventure and find his grandma and grandpa!
    The Doldrums by Nicholas Gannon reviewed by Mirabel, age 8.
     
    For questions or to suggest a book for us to review email us at bookpowerforkids@gmail.com .
     
    Our website is https://bookpowerforkids.com/, or visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bookpowerforkids/ and Twitter @bookpower4kids
     
    We are proud members of Kids Listen. For more quality children's podcasts visit http://www.kidslisten.org/members
     
    All of our music was created using Music Maker Jam for non-commercial purposes, http://www.justaddmusic.net/en/ . Credit to the BBC (http://bbcsfx.acropolis.org.uk/) for the library ambience.
     
    Thanks for listening!

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    Episode 024 - Beyonders: A World Without Heroes

    Episode 024 - Beyonders: A World Without Heroes

    Hippo attacks rarely end well, but for Jason being swallowed by one is a doorway to a new land! Now, rather than being digested, he’s meeting strange new creatures and living his best fantasy life.
    Beyonders: A World Without Heroes, by Brandon Mull, reviewed by Chaska, age 12/13.
     
    Check out Miss Lynn’s podcast, The Good Words Podcast at https://misslynn.com/good-words-podcast.
     
    We also encourage you to try Newsy Jacuzzi at https://www.newsyjacuzzi.com/. It’s so much fun!
     
    For questions or to suggest a book for us to review email us at bookpowerforkids@gmail.com .
     
    Our website is http://bookpowerforkids.com/, or visit us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bookpowerforkids/ and Twitter @bookpower4kids
     
    We are proud members of Kids Listen. For more quality children's podcasts visit http://www.kidslisten.org/members
     
    All of our music was created using Music Maker Jam for non-commercial purposes, http://www.justaddmusic.net/en/ . Sound effects obtained from https://www.zapsplat.com
     
    Thanks for listening!

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Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

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