Book Review: The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo My rating: 4 of 5 stars Wow, so I was apparently a little deprived as a child for not having read this. I guess I would have rather read about people than mice. But I’ve been looking for some third grade books to read aloud to my class […]

Book Review: Forest Born by Shannon Hale

Forest Born by Shannon Hale My rating: 4 of 5 stars Forest Born is #4 in The Books of Bayern. This story follows Razo’s little sister, Rin, who possesses a gift that really scares her. It makes her feel like she doesn’t belong, so when Razo and Dasha invite her to go work at the […]

Aurella the Witch – Featured on Bookworms for Kids

Bookworm for Kids recently reviewed Aurella the Witch and featured it on their blog! Below is a snip-it of the review! Follow this link for the full review. Follow this link for more information about Aurella the Witch. There is so much to love about this magical world. The author does a terrific job of […]

Book Review: Shadow and Bone

Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo My rating: 3 of 5 stars I really wanted to like this book. It had a lot of great qualities. It had an intense plot, compelling characters, and a unique story concept. I loved how the story began and I was really excited to read on about the characters […]

Aurella the Witch – Bonus Content

SPOILER ALERT!!! This bonus content is only for those who have read Aurella the Witch. If you read on, you will be subjected to spoilers. Just sayin’… So, did anyone wonder what exactly it is that Mavic wrote to Mirella’s friends when he asked for their help in the Epilogue? I actually have a copy […]

Book Review: A Voice in the Wind

A Voice in the Wind by Francine Rivers My rating: 4 of 5 stars A Voice in the Wind takes place in ancient Jerusalem and Rome and features the hatred and violence between the Jews and the Romans and the struggle to keep faith during those dark times. The book had a great range of […]

Bookshelf Satisfaction

  Stopped by Half-Price Books the other day and found my book up on the shelf! I sold three copies to them a few weeks ago, but the employee who was helping me got excited that she was talking to the author and was really interested in the book, so she bought a copy for […]