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a beautifully imagined fairy tale

Snow & Rose, written and illustrated by Emily Winfield Martin
published in 2017 by Random House
205 pages

This book is sooo beautiful. Just look at that cover. 272 more words

Chapter/middle Grade

A Far Away Magic by Amy Wilson

Haunting prose that feeds the magical story as monsters are battled, fears are faced and grief is overcome. There is something quite beautiful in Bavar and Angel’s relationship. 339 more words


[The Mother Daughter Book Club]: A Review

Hi friends! It’s cold in Texas today–and we even have a bit of snow on the ground. It’s a good day to curl up with a good book and read. 993 more words


Excerpt 13

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Dad has just asked Mom about the latest doctor visit for nine-month old Krista. 406 more words

5 Books Featuring...Magic Schools!

If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you’ve probably wondered about how you’d do if you went to school at Hogwarts.¬† But Hogwarts isn’t the only magical school in the children’s book world!¬† 1,061 more words


#ARC #Review: Big Nate - Silent But Deadly by Lincoln Pierce #graphicnovel #childrenslit

The kids at my school are absolutely nuts about the Big Nate series, I struggle to keep them on the shelves! Not that this is a bad problem for a library, but seeing as I have about 40 copies amongst 300 students and only two that haven’t been checked out I ¬†figured that I should give one a read and see what all the hype is about. 794 more words

Book Review

New reviews: great reads for Spring!

Since starting the New Year as a ‘commuter’ many friends ask me how can I stand it?! Thankfully as a reader, I now have a whole lot more time to read – the perfect activity when you’re stuck on a train, even when there’s delays or no seats! 1,046 more words