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OwlCrate Jr December THINK BIG Unboxing
Time to take a closer look at all the wonderful goodies included in our December THINK BIG box!Continue Reading
Interview with author Megan Reyes!
Exclusive OwlCrate Jr interview with Megan Reyes, author of Heroes of Havensong: Dragonboy.Continue Reading
Introducing OwlCrate Jr Monthly Reading Guides!
Extend the reading fun each month with our new monthly reading guides curated by the author's themselves!Continue Reading
20 Exciting New Middle Grade Books Out in Winter 2023!
There's no better way to start a new year than by looking ahead to all the incredible stories heading our way.Continue Reading
15 Must Read Middle Grade Books by Black Authors
In honor of Black History month this February, the team wanted to share some excellent own voices Middle Grade stories. Add these titles to your TBR asap and watch for more from these incredibly talented authors.Continue Reading
Everything You Need to Know About OwlCrate Jr's WITCHES IN TRAINING theme!
Practice makes perfect, especially when it comes to casting magical spells! Our February book is a fantastical reimagining of an enduring classic that is laugh out loud funny, touching, and sure to bewitch readers young and old. This story will be perfect for fans of The Girl Who Drank The Moon, Eva Evergreen: Semi-Magical Witch, and Anne of Green Gables.Continue Reading
Whatcha Reading? January 2023
After a well deserved break, Team OwlCrate is off to a strong reading start in 2023! Here are just a few of our favorite reads from January. We'd love to hear yours in the comments!Continue Reading
Middle Grade Book Club — Futureland: Battle For The Park (day 3)
Welcome to the third and final installation of our read-along of Futureland: Battle For The Park by H.D. Hunter. This is a SPOILER FILLED discussion for Chapters 16 through the end of the story.Continue Reading
Middle Grade Book Club — Futureland: Battle For The Park (day 2)
We are back for part two of our read along for Futureland by H.D. Hunter, hosted by Cheryl! Reminder that this will be a SPOILER FILLED discussion for Chapters 7–15.Continue Reading
OwlCrate Jr Backlist Reads: Animal Party!
This month’s backlist reads article is a celebration and exploration of various animals through these excellent eco fable, animal centred middle grade titles!Continue Reading
Middle Grade Book Club — Futureland: Battle For The Park (day 1)
An epic Disneyland-adventure-ride futuristic theme park, a band of friends —both real and AI— and a sinister plot to bring down the park all combine in this fun new adventure story from H.D. Hunter. If you like fast paced, mixed media stories, you’ll want to grab a copy of Futureland and join us for this month’s book club, hosted by Cheryl of And Other Tales!Continue Reading
Sat, Feb 18, 2023
Meet our 2023 Enamel Archives Artist!