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A New Look for Amanda Travels

On October 1, we’ll release the fifth book in the Amanda Travels series by Vancouver author, Darlene Foster: Amanda on the Danube – The Sounds of Music. 105 more words


Gamer Girl by Mari Mancusi

 Meet Allora, beautiful elfin princess with magical powers—aka Maddy. In real life, Maddy’s existence is all but magical. Her parents split and now she’s stuck in a small town at a new school.

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Braiding Bar


One of the hottest trends of the 2010’s has been braids.They’re so versatile and look very cool. They’re not very easy to do by yourself. 249 more words

Girl Party

A Waxy Problem

Wax by Gina Damico

Summary from the author’s website:

Paraffin, Vermont, is known the world over as home to the Grosholtz Candle Factory. But behind the sunny retail space bursting with overwhelming scents and homemade fudge, seventeen-year-old Poppy Palladino discovers something dark and unsettling: a back room filled with dozens of startlingly life-like wax sculptures, crafted by one very strange old lady. 423 more words

Living a game or gaming a life?

A great uncle dies, leaving a mysterious set of puzzles for his nerdy great-nephew to solve.  Ted and his friends, Caleb and Isabel, have to sort through a hoarder’s stash of clues to get on the right path and find something which may be connected to Great Uncle Ted’s war years.  284 more words

Book Review

Emma on IG Story

Tell me how you really feel… spell correctly, please. “CRIPPLED”

Poor baby. It’s humbling to be benched because of a knee injury.

Ya don’t need a fire pit to make a smore.

Family Life


Today I feel empty.


Hopeless, even.

I could lie and say that everything is okay. But I’m realizing that I do that too often. 1,005 more words