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Latest review: The Best Mistake Mystery by Sylvia McNicoll

By Ekta R. Garg

February 22, 2017

Genre: Middle grade mystery

Rated: Borrow it

A teenage dogwalker becomes the target of a threat after mysterious events at his school. 422 more words

Book Review


I was born and raised in the Midwest, but I learned Hindi as a child, by watching three Bollywood films a week. In elementary school, when I visited India, I would come home with armloads of posters, ensuring no inch of wall was visible in my room. 540 more words

ACX Auditions - Audiobook First-timer

I finally jumped on the audiobook wagon. 

As an indie author and publisher there are always many things to do, many things to learn and consider. 981 more words

Book review: The World from Up Here, by Cecilia Galante

Galante, Cecilia. The world from up here. Scholastic Press, 2016. 309 pgs. $16.99.                ISBN:978-0-545-84845-9. Gr. 4+. P8 Q8

Wren is not very sure of herself, she never raises her voice, always agrees with her friends and never has gone far from her home. 187 more words

Book Reviews

My Brother's Secret by Dan Smith

It’s the summer of 1941 in Germany, and 11 year old Karl Friedmann is training to be a soldier for the Fürher in the Deutsches Jungvolk. 353 more words


South Asian Kidlit 2017 - Part 1

Hope everyone is keeping warm this winter. Here in California, we’re just trying to stay dry in one of the wettest winters ever. Not that I’m complaining. 1,499 more words

Picture Books

See You In The Cosmos by Jack Cheng

Publication date: 2nd March 2017

This is the story of 11 year old Alex (13 in responsibility years) told through his audio recordings made on his golden iPod in the hope it will, one day, be heard by extraterrestrials. 301 more words