4 out of 5 Stars You may not know this but Portland, and many other cities in Oregon, has had some amazing artists and authors. Growing up I didn't realize what I was surrounded by because that was just how life was. Ken Kesey lived in my city, the Grateful Dead rolled through town and... Continue Reading →
Over Spring Break I picked up Benjamin Alire Sáenz's "Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe." It is a wonderful Young Adult novel. See our full review here!
2 out of 5 Stars Up until this book I really liked what the editors have titled "The Wrinkle in Time Quintet". I loved reading "A Wrinkle in Time" and "A Swiftly Tilting Planet" and thought "A Wind in the Door" was alright too. When I started reading this I realize I missed reading the... Continue Reading →
Looking for young adult fantasy fiction with a historical twist? Check out the Inquisitor's Tale by @AdamGidwitz. Our full review is here!
I just checked out a graphic novel by Oyvind Torseter called "The Heartless Troll". See my full review here!
Looking for a heartwarming fantasy? You might love "The Girl Who Drank the Moon" as much as I do. Read my full review here.
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!
4.5 out of 5 Stars "Spy Ski School" is the latest offering in the Spy School series by Stuart Gibbs. Right now there are 4 books in the series, "Spy School", "Spy Camp", "Evil Spy School", and "Spy Ski School". I have to admit, I have only had a chance to read the first book... Continue Reading →