The Vanderbeekers to the Rescue
Author: Karina Yan Glaser
The Vanderbeeker kids are excited! Isa’s back from band camp, Oliver’s building his first-ever treehouse in the backyard, and Laney, Jess, and Hyacinth are helping their mother with her once-in-a-lifetime chance to be featured in a cooking magazine. But when the city health inspector makes a surprise visit and finds their family pets in the kitchen, problems arise! If the Vanderbeeker kids can’t pull together to pass a second inspection, their mother might be out of business for good. Your young readers will be charmed as the Vanderbeeker kids scramble to save their mom’s bakery and all the stray animals that keep mysteriously showing up on their back porch. Age 8-12. 351pp.