Weekend Reads

Weekend Reads

Weekend Reads I have a pretty crazy weekend ahead of me. I have 400 pages left in an overdue library book, a blog post to write for #TeachWrite, gifts to make my 80 lovely students (even though I am in denial that our time is up), birthday parties, grocery shopping,…
Summer Book Club

Summer Book Club

Do you ever get an idea in your head and you cannot get it out? You keep thinking about it. You obsess. You stay up all night thinking about it? This is how I was with the summer book club idea. It began when I started reading on Twitter about…
Love & Luck by Jenna Evans Welch

Love & Luck by Jenna Evans Welch

Love & Luck by Jenna Evans Welch I received this copy by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Summary and purchase on Amazon here. My Review I chose to read this book for a few reasons. One, I heard Welch’s first book, Love and Gelato, was amazing. Two,…
Do I Like Every Book?

Do I Like Every Book?

Many people have made the comment, “Is there a book you don’t like?” I believe the people who say this, be it the teacher I work with, the librarian I talk to at school, or one of my students, is trying to imply that I like all books. That I…
April 2018 Reads

April 2018 Reads

April 2018 Reads I read some really amazing and powerful books this month. My favorite read was the second book in the Track series by Jason Reynolds, Patina. Man, Patina is such an amazing character. Another powerful read was Monster by Walter Dean Meyers. Talk about a book that will…
March 2018 Reads

March 2018 Reads

What I Read March 2018 Home of the Brave by Katherine Applegate Katherine Applegate is one of my favorite authors. Her writing is unique and she always has a strong, positive message for her readers. I enjoyed this book in verse and gave it FIVE HEARTS. I fell in love…

Getting Caught Up

Hello! I am so far behind on my reviews, so I’ll be spending some time giving you a quick rundown of what I’ve been reading over the next couple of days (weeks, months, years…I mean, I am notorious for being behind!). It may seem jumbled because I am going to…