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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…
Mini Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

Mini Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier Publication Date: September 2016 Genre: Fantasy, Graphic Novel Star Rating: Five Stars My Thoughts I began reading books by Raina Telgemeier last year at about this time. The first one I read was Sisters. This was my first graphic novel and it hooked me. It really…
First Line Friday #7

First Line Friday #7

Weekly Blog Post: First Line Friday Let’s share the books we are currently reading and get each other hooked onto a new book! Grab your current read, share the title and author and the first few sentences. Here is mine from The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by CS…
IMWAYR: May 29, 2017

IMWAYR: May 29, 2017

It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? Here’s the weekly reflection for IMWAYR hosted by the Book Date. Books Finished Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by JK Rowling (screenplay) The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo Elmer and the Dragon (My Father’s Dragon #2) by Ruth Stiles…
2016 Wrap-Up

2016 Wrap-Up

Looking back It has been a great year for me for reading. I used to be an avid reader and then I found less and less time (and motivation) when I became a mother and a teacher-in the same year! Now, three years later, I am finally back to my…
August Wrap Up and September TBR

August Wrap Up and September TBR

August Wrap Up Well, August was a very hectic month and reading was not a priority. I am back to school and reading time has been shortened. My goal for September is to make more time, possibly during lunch and at home after my daughter is in bed. How do…