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This is part of my monthly Gratitude series – make sure and check out July’s and August’s Gratitude posts as well.

September was quite a month! 528 more words

Milestones & Memories

In Twenty Years

This is the first book I’ve read by Allison Winn Scotch.  I have already put her other books on my Amazon wishlist.

I loved this book. 237 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Banned Books Week

Everyone who loves reading has done it.  We stay up well past the time that we should go to bed just so that we can enjoy one more chapter of our current book. 621 more words

My Scholarly Life

The End of Summer Reading

I read more than I put in my Summer Reading list though I only had the opportunity to read two of the books on the list (Ladivine and End of Watch). 172 more words


Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson

A Newbery Honor book

Release date: 2015

Genre: Graphic novel (Middle school, friendship, growing up)

Target audience: 5th and up… 143 more words

Book Review

A Night Divided by Jennifer Nielsen

A Night Divided by Jennifer Nielsen

Release date: 2015

Genre: Historical fiction (Berlin Wall)

Target audience: 6th and up

From the publisher: With the rise of the Berlin Wall, 12-year-old Gerta finds her family suddenly divided. 198 more words

Book Review