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Picture Book Picks: Perfect for Summer!

Summer-themed picture books are a fun and varied bunch of reads: anything and everything from going to the beach to visiting family, discovering new creatures to taking fantastical trips with your imagination. 310 more words


Review: Avenging the Owl by Melissa Hart

Review: Avenging the Owl by Melissa Hart
Source: Hardcopy courtesy of Sky Pony Press, imprint of Skyhorse Publishing. Thank you!
Publication: April 5, 2016 by Sky Pony Press…
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He got the cops to call me instead of his Ma. She had said if he was arrested one more time that he would have to sleep in the town dump ‘cause she was washing her hands of him. 1,201 more words


Sleep Well My Little One

There was a time, perhaps it would be more correct to say once upon a time, back in your day, when science was only starting out – when life hadn’t even begun to be understood. 424 more words


Me and Buzz and The Beard

I kinda wish someone had warned me about the day that Buzz decided to grow a beard. I met him on the way to school and he kept pointing to his face and sayin’ ‘huh’, ‘yeh’ and then nodding, real stupid like, then he would finish off with a ‘wow’ and click his fingers. 760 more words


Daisha Is The Mountain Person

Written for US educational group. Washington DC. Used with permission.  For grade 3 (8-year-old readers). 

It’s a real scary thing living next to the tallest mountain in the world. 780 more words