Posted in August 2015

Fall 2015 Book Picks!

Fall 2015 Book Picks!

Well, Summer is wrapping up and kids are getting ready to head back to school! While I’m sure many parents and teachers will be hearing moans and groans for the next few weeks, I’ll be doing a happy dance and cheering! Why you may ask? Because going back to school is a sure sign that … Continue reading

Review: Armada

Review: Armada

“I was staring out the classroom window and daydreaming of adventure when I spotted the flying saucer.” Two years ago I was standing in Chapters looking for something to read. I was in the mood for something fun, fast-paced, and a little bit geeky. I passed by countless sci-fi and fantasy reads, until by some … Continue reading

Review: I’ll Give You The Sun

Review: I’ll Give You The Sun

Once in a while a book comes a long that takes your breath away. It can be rare, but when it happens it’s magical. The list of books that have left me breathless include Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief, Margaret Atwood’s Oryx and Crake, Ami McKay’s The Birth House, and now Jandy Nelson’s  I’ll Give You the Sun. I’ll … Continue reading