We love #graphicnovels in our house and this #historical #bookseries hits the mark. See our review of #onedeadspy here!
3 out of 5 Stars With the movie just coming out, starring some of my very favorite actors, I decided it was time to pick up my first Agatha Christie book and give "Murder on the Orient Express" a go. I have always heard so much about this story and I understand it is a... Continue Reading →
5 out of 5 Stars A few months ago a friend of mine asked if I had ever heard of the book called "Swallows and Amazons" by Arthur Ransome. Her husband grew up with English parents and this was a favorite of his, and since my husband comes from England, she was thinking we might... Continue Reading →
If you are a fan (or know fans) of the "Wrinkle in Time" series and haven't read "A Swiftly Tilting Planet", what are you waiting for? See our full review here!
4 out of 5 Stars We love fantasy stories and my son and I have spend a great deal of time reading these types of stories together. "Eragon" by Christopher Paolini was recommended to us by a family friend who has 2 grown sons who absolutely loved this series of books when they were around my... Continue Reading →
2.5 out of 5 Stars We were looking for some new "fantasy" books to read and we came across "The Time Travelers" by Linda Buckley-Archer. This is part of the Gideon Trioloy and was marketed as perfect for "kids who love Harry Potter". We love Harry Potter, but I can't honestly say the same about... Continue Reading →
2 out of 5 Stars : Warning, there are spoilers so proceed with caution if this is a book you want to read. I was at my favorite local bookstore and came across "The Nest" by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney. It was recommended by the the staff at the shop and the accolades all over the internet and the... Continue Reading →
Do you have any Roald Dahl fans in your family? If so, you should check out the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre in England! Here is our review!
My son's last day of school was a week ago. The school year was extended due to our many snow days and we were a bit later getting down to the library to sign up for our summer reading program than usual. While we were there my son decided to pick up a few books.... Continue Reading →