Book review: Sami, the Samurai Squirrel: Welcome to Woodbriar, by Scott McMahon

McMahon, Scott. Sami, the Samurai Squirrel: Welcome to Woodbriar. Action Lab, 2017. $9.99. unp. ISBN 978-1-63229-353-4. Ages 7-9. P8Q6

After Sami loses her homeland, she finds a new home in a small village where she protects the inhabitants, including Bea the Bumblebee fairy, Doctor Krizzel, Bloop, and Doug Bunny in their quest to save Woodbriar from the ghost Visper. Along the way, they face off Cyber-Yeti, ninja monkeys, and a pirate gang in a variety of action and comedy.

Verdict: A pleasant romp.

April/May 2018 review by Nel Ward.