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Lazy Sunday Reads

Lazy Sunday Reads

It’s January and the bitter cold is upon us. What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than by snuggled in my favorite blanket next to my daughter and reading some powerful and funny picture books? Powerful Characters in Real Life These two titles were both gifted to me by…
Recent Reads

Recent Reads

Hello! It’s been awhile, and I am sorry! It’s been a wild couple of months and I have neglected a lot of things, including my blog and author interviews. It is time to get it back going, so here is a recent reads post to motivate me. These are the…
What I’ve Been Reading

What I’ve Been Reading

Last week I got caught up on some books so I can get closer to my goal of 365 books this year. Also, October ended and I have read 19 books! I will try and get a post featuring those reads soon. Books I Finished As you can see, I…
Guess Who?

Guess Who?

Who is this middle grade author? 1 Though I was born in the Philippines, I spent my childhood hopping back and forth between Manila (Philippines), Barcelona (Spain), and New York City/Long Island (US). 2 For the past eleven years, I’ve been involved with animal welfare causes in the Philippines. I…
Author Feature: Sarah McGuire

Author Feature: Sarah McGuire

Introduction: About You 3 Little Known or Interesting Things About You 1 I’m tall. REALLY tall.  2 I’ve been on a round-the-world voyage. 3 I love chocolate chip dough Hogwarts House and Camp Halfblood Cabin Gryffindor and Athena! What would you say is your interesting writing quirk? I write mostly…
Book Birthdays!

Book Birthdays!

Today is a big day in the world of books! There are so many wonderful titles out that you need to get your hands on. Here are the books released today: I read Maybe He Just Likes You this summer and shared my thoughts in an earlier post. This book…
September Reads

September Reads

I read 21 books last month! I am proud that I kept up my reading, but need to pick up the pace if I want to meet my goal of 365 books for the year. I am currently at 222 books and so that means I will need to read…