Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Fast Wheels! titles reviewed in Library Media Connection

The six titles in the Fast Wheels! series, part of Enslow's Speeding Star imprint, were reviewed in the October 2014 issue of Library Media Connection.

An excerpt from the review:

"Chapters have young race fan appeal in a clear, readable format...Racing enthusiasts will gravitate to these books, as will reluctant readers."

This high-interest reluctant reader series includes background information on the vehicles in each title, includes the type of training needed to build, modify, maintain, and drive these vehicles.

This series is available in hardcover, paperback, and eBook formats, and can be obtained through your preferred vendor, local bookstore, speedingstar.com, Amazon, and Barnes and Noble.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

New fiction baseball series available in September

Enslow Publishers, through its Speeding Star imprint, will be releasing a four-title fictional series about baseball. The Baseball Geeks Adventures, written for the reluctant reader, includes funny dialogue and humorous scenarios, while also recounting fun and fascinating baseball lore. These books combine mystery/adventure and sports fiction into one book.

These titles will be available in hardcover, paperback, and eBook formats, and can be purchased through your preferred vendor, local bookstores, speedingstar.com, Amazon, and Barnes and Noble.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Hip-Hop Moguls series

As part of its fall 2014 list, Enslow is adding a series to its Speeding Star imprint. Hip-Hop Moguls, written for the reluctant reader, is a five-title series. The books in this series include a discography, as well as a list of awards given to each musician. These top-selling artists will keep your reader wanting to read and find out more!

The musicians covered in this series include 50 Cent, Eminem, Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Ludacris. These titles are available in hardcover and paperback from your preferred vendor, independent bookstore, speedingstar.com, Amazon, and Barnes and Noble.

Monday, March 3, 2014

Junior Library Guild Selection: Soccer Star Lionel Messi

Junior Library Guild Selection: Soccer Star Lionel Messi, by author John Albert Torres...

Considered the best soccer player in the world, Messi had secured his name in the record books before he was even 26.

Keep Boys Reading!  New nonfiction biography from Speeding Star. ISBN: 978-1-62285-221-5. Also available in paperback and eBook.

Friday, February 21, 2014

The Zombie Next Door, by Nadia Higgins

Creepy is too close for comfort! Leo is convinced his next-door neighbor, Mr. Smith, is a zombie. But in Rotfield, things aren't always what they seem.Will they learn his deepest, darkest secret?

Fiction from the Speeding Star imprint. Keep Boys Reading!

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Latin Soccer Star Lionel Messi

Read about one of the best soccer players in the world today in Latin Soccer Star Lionel Messi.  Written by sports author John Albert Torres, this sports biography tells the story of the Argentinian superstar who was the first to win four FIFA Ballon d'Or awards! Look for him in the Summer 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Published by Speeding Star and available in hardcover, paperback, and ebook. Keep Boys Reading!  #boysread

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Every heart-pounding moment could be Mom's Last...

The Hunted: Polar Prey by Author Sara Louis Kras. Jeremy cannot let his thoughts get the best of him...his scientist mother is drifting off into the Arctic Ocean.
What he doesn't know, is that she is being hunted...

New fiction from Speeding Star.  Keep Boys Reading!  #boysread Available in Trade hardcover, paperback, and ebook. 

Five stars on Amazon.com!

Friday, February 14, 2014

Their classmates are acting a little...undead!

Leo and Chad can't help noticing some of their classmates are acting a little . . . undead. In Zombie Field Day The Zombie Zappers are determined to find out why. They're the only ones who might be able to save their fellow students. 

Book 2 in the new fiction series written by Nadia Higgins from the Speeding Star imprint. Keep Boys Reading!

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Kaká, Latin Soccer Star to watch in Summer 2014 World Cup

Follow Real Madrid superstar Kaká through all of thrilling and shocking moments of his life, including an injury that almost left him paralyzed. Kaká’s journey includes being honored as the 2007 FIFA World Player of the Year. that makes readers interested in learning more about the star.

Written by author Jeff Burlingame and published by Speeding Star. Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-62285-230-7. Also available as eBook. Keep Boys Reading

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Robinho Soccer Star. Get ready for the World Cup Summer 2014

A new sports biography for kids covers all of the ups and downs of the exciting life of soccer star Robinho. From family members being kidnapped, to winning titles with three major clubs, including Real Madrid and AC Milan, this young superstar has seen it all and will be a Super Star in the 2014 World Cup

Written by author Marty Gitlin, available through Speeding Star books.  Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-62285-216-1, also available in eBook.   Keep Boys Reading!

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Soccer Star Andrés Iniesta

Soccer Star Andrés Iniesta

Iniesta scored the winning goal for Spain in the 2014 World Cup Final! Look for this superstar to score again in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil! This biography, written by Jeff Burlingame will keep soccer fans reading this summer.  Visit Speeding Star for more information.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Enslow has just released a new six-book series, Goal! Latin Stars of Soccer. These reluctant reader sports biographies feature popular soccer players who were born in either a Latin or Latin American country. The six soccer players featured in this series are Andres Iniesta, Cristiano Rinaldo, Kaka, Lionel Messi, Robinho, and Ronaldinho.

One of these biographies features Cristiano Ronaldo. Born in Portugal, he made his debut with Sporting CP in 2002. After six years with Manchester United and a FIFA Ballon d'Or award, he went to Real Madrid on a record-breaking transfer. Since joining Real Madrid, he has scored an unbelievable amount of goals.

The FIFA Ballon d'Or award is given annually to the player who is considered to have performed the best in the previous year.

This 48-page hardcover book is available from your preferred vendor, enslow.com, your local bookstore, Amazon, and Barnes and Noble.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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