“A delicious tale that will delight children of all ages!” Children’s Book Reviewer, Amazon Reviews
Hello Digital Book Today readers. The Book Buzz segment today features BELLYACHE: A Delicious Tale by Crystal Marcos. A great book to read aloud to your child just before they make the transition into chapter books. This is an important stage in reading development. The child is moving on from picture books and is now able to imagine the story in their mind as it is being read aloud to them. As a parent this means the days of reading to your child is coming to an end but the excitement of seeing your child becoming engrossed in a book because of the story is right around the corner. BELLYACHE is a perfect choice (4.8 stars on 25 reviews) for this stage of your childs reading development.
BELLYACHE: A Delicious Tale was nominated for the 2010 CYBILS Awards and won the 2011 Readers Favorite Silver Award in its category. Look for Marcos’ exciting second book in the children’s series, HEADACHE: The Hair-Raising Sequel to BELLYACHE.
“A Delicious Tale is well written and full of exciting word visuals that your children will enjoy. I purchased the book recently through Amazon and have had a great time reading it to my little ones. The book is full of great adventures with a wonderful lesson about forgiveness in the end.” ~ Jessica, Amazon Reviews
“This is definitely a worthwhile read. The moral of the story is a good one, the characters are fully outlined and developed, and the imagination behind the plot is fantastic.” ~ Shoegal, Amazon Review
Book Description: A lip-smacking, mouthwatering, absolutely delectable debut, BELLYACHE: A Delicious Tale by Crystal Marcos is a literary feast for ages seven and up. In the vein of Roald Dahl’s best-loved adventures, Marcos offers a mystical, character driven escapade that intertwines strands of reality with a larger-than-life fantasy world. When Peter Fischer sets out to help his grandfather at Papa’s Sweet Shop, he will quickly learn that sneaking sweets and covering up his sugar-dusted tracks will have major consequences. As Peter is transported to a mysteriously delicious, faraway land, a curious people known as the Candonites, some of whom have no time for a non-Candonite, will teach Peter a lesson on what it means to be different and what it means to forgive. .… Read more on Amazon.
About the Author: Award winning author Crystal Marcos has been a storyteller her entire life. Being the oldest of five children, she had a lot of entertaining to do. She is a member of SCBWI. Crystal lives on the Kitsap Peninsula in Washington State with her husband and their daughter.
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“Too much of a good thing is a bad thing. “Bellyache: A Delicious Tale” is a kid’s novel following Peter Fischer works with his Grandfather in his sweet shop. But working at a candy shop isn’t all chocolaty fun, as Peter Fischer learns many a valuable lesson on the matters. “Bellyache” is a choice read for younger readers just getting ready to move onto chapter books.” ~ Midwest Book Review, Amazon Reviews
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