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Spring Break Reading

Spring Break Reading

Last week was Spring Break and the start of social distancing…but even though I had a ton of time on my hands, I had trouble focusing on books. I did manage to finish 7 books last week, which is a book a day! I am proud of myself for that.…
Don’t Check Out This Book-Blog Tour

Don’t Check Out This Book-Blog Tour

Kate Klise and M. Sarah Klise have done it again! Their middle grade book, Don’t Check Out This Book, hit shelves in early March. I am thankful that I got my hands on a copy through my Lit Review Crew and was able to read it. Here is what I…
All About Colleen Nelson

All About Colleen Nelson

3 Little Known or Interesting Things About You I have lived in Japan, New York City and Winnipeg.My dog Rosie (a West Highland Terrier) comes to school with me a few days a week. She is our unofficial ‘comfort dog’.My dream for a long time was to go to visit…
MGBookMarch Day 5

MGBookMarch Day 5

The Vanderbeekers is one of my FAVORITE series, and the next book comes out in SEPTEMBER! I cannot wait for this one. If you love books about family, mystery, and a little mischief, these books are for you. Check out my review of the first book and how I sorted…
MGBookMarch Day 4

MGBookMarch Day 4

Day 4: Favorite Audiobook The most recent audiobook that stands out to me is Aru Shah and the End of Time. I really loved the voices done by the narrator, Soneela Nankani. She was brilliant. What is your favorite?
Meet PJ Mac

Meet PJ Mac

3 Little Known or Interesting Things About You 1 I was once sued for $15 million dollars.  2 I hate stuffed cabbage.  3 I didn’t like Catcher in The Rye all that much.  Hogwarts House and/or Camp Halfblood Cabin Neither. I’m House Snow all the way. What is your writing…
MGBookMarch Day 3

MGBookMarch Day 3

Day 3: A Book I Want To Read I have a ridiculous TBR pile…so there are TONS of books I want to read, but The alone Tender is one that I keep seeing and everyone keeps telling me to read. So…I AM READING IT NEXT! I promise. Hold me to…
MGBookMarch Day 2

MGBookMarch Day 2

Prompt: Book that represents mental illness. Books featuring neurodiverse characters are becoming more and more prevalent, so this was a tough choice! But, I think I’ll go with my most recent favorite, The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead. Rebecca Stead did a fantastic job at…