YouthTube Books and Art

Encouraging Early Literacy and Children's Creativity

Welcome to Youth-Tube On The Plum Tree

We love putting children first. We want to encourage early literacy and children’s creativity. We will feature reviews by our young readers. We are so lucky to have 10 year-old, … Continue reading

Featured · 13 Comments

Interviewing Erik The Great!

It is not often I have the privilege to interview a 10 year old whizzkid, avid reader, book reviewer, black belt in Tae Kwando, to mention but a few of … Continue reading

August 5, 2012 · 34 Comments

Books We Love: Summer Reading List

Summer: Popsicles, Long Bike Rides, Swimming Surviving the northern wilderness Hunting unicorns and outsmarting older brothers… When it’s so hot popsicles melt to sticky sweetness or rainy days mean no bikes, no … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Originally posted on Children's Books Heal:
Saraswati’s Way Monika Schroder, Author Frances Foster Books, Fiction, 2010 Suitable for:  Ages 10 -14 years Themes:  Indian boy wants to study math, Poverty, Child labor, Hindu…

July 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Featuring the Reviews of Patricia H Tilton. Children’s Books Do Heal!

Originally posted on Children's Books Heal:
Keep Your Ear on the Ball Genevieve Petrillo, Author Lea Lyon, Illustrator Tilbury House Publishers, Fiction, 2007 Suitable for:  Grades 3 to 6…

July 5, 2012 · 3 Comments

Book review by Erik W. A.K.A. This Kid Reviews Books Age 10 for Youth Tube on Plum Tree Books

Seeds of Rebellion – Beyonders Book  2 By Brandon Mull Published by Aladdin on March 13, 2012 512 pages – ages 8+ Jason needs to get back to Lyrian, a … Continue reading

July 2, 2012 · 18 Comments