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Review: The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes The Ripper Legacy - David Stuart Davies

This year I have spread my wings in regards to the classic literature I have chosen to digest. From Austen, to Brontë, to Carroll, I’ve expanded my literary tastes to not just include the modern classics. 434 more words


Teaser Tuesday: Heartless

Hosted by A Daily Rhythm, Teaser Tuesday is a bookish meme meant to highlight passages from books you are currently reading.

Here are the rules (as described by A Daily Rhythm): 230 more words


Review: Everland by Wendy Spinale *Spoiler Free*

I received Everland by Wendy Spinale in my June Owlcrate box, and have only recently gotten around to reading and finishing it.

I was partly putting off reading it because I was very excited to read it: a re-telling, re-imagining of  731 more words


Skill Spotlight: Retelling

Retelling is a perfect skill to work on at the beginning of the school year. It’s the foundation for so much of the deeper comprehension work that you’ll do as the year goes on.   768 more words

Book Blitz: Lost Eye of the Serpent by @jphilips2323 and GIVEAWAY

When I heard about this book, I knew I had to sign up. I mean, a female Sherlock Holmes?? Yes. Yes please. *Grabby hands* The Eye of the Serpent… 391 more words


Review: Spindle

Title: Spindle

Author: E.K. Johnston

Date of Publication: December 6th, 2016

Goodreads Summary:

The world is made safe by a woman…but it is a very big world. 425 more words


Cruel Beauty ~ Rosamund Hodge

1. This book is inspired by Beauty and the Beast and Pandora’s box. The author combined the elements of both stories to create a new and impressive, fairytale-like story. 378 more words