Tag Archives: family

The Emerald Atlas Book Review

The book begins with three young children, Kate, Michael, and Emma, who for unknown reasons are give up for adoption. Continue reading

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The Land of Stories Book Review

The Land of Stories The Wishing Spell is a fun romp through a fairy tale land. Continue reading

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Graceling Book Review

This book has been on my To-Read List for AGES! I’d heard it was good and they were right. I enjoyed it very much. I actually picked it up a year ago and read the first chapter. I realized if … Continue reading

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Six of Crows Review

I saw this book all over Instagram and people kept raving about it, so I decided to try it. I am so glad I did! I love a good heist story and this is the best I’ve read. I read … Continue reading

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The Golem and the Jinni

I love this book! I usually love action packed stories. This one is not what I’d call action packed but I loved it none the less. This is a story to savor and delight in the beauty of the prose. … Continue reading

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Number the Stars

Here is my first guest blogger! Dianne McBride is a dear friend of mine and a fellow teacher of middle school students. She is reviewing a book that earned a Newberry Metal in 1990. It’s a book which has been … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

As with all sequels I looked forward to this book with trepidation. I wanted it to be as amazing as all her other Harry Potter novels, but this one was bound to be different. First it is a theatrical script, … Continue reading

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