Thursday August 17, 2017
Every kids has struggles, but some are bigger than others. Some children find themselves thrust into a big world very early on and the test is to see whether or not they will emerge from the challenge as a better person.
Here are some touching and heartwarming books about homelessness:
Monday August 14, 2017
This is the kind of book that really draws you in. the writing is visual and the action keeps moving. Sage’s attitude and snarky voice, combined with a plot full of treason and intrigue, keeps you wanted more.
I also liked how Tobias and Roden, who seemed like they would be more simple, flat characters, changed back and forth (and back and forth again) between being Sage’s friends to being his enemies. Read More>>
Monday March 13, 2017
I picked up this book because I enjoyed Jennifer L. Holm’s The Fourteenth Goldfish. This book turned out to be even better. What’s not to like? Historical fiction with hilarious and quirky characters… sure sounds like my cup of tea. Read More>>
Monday December 26, 2016
A while ago I posted a list of the Best Middle Grade Books for Boys, and now I have compiled a list of great middle grade books for girls. (Obviously girls sometimes like to read books with boy protagonists and vice versa, but whatever. The point is, here is a list of awesome books.)