Category Archives: Book Reviews

Book Review: Blackfern Girls by Elizabeth Yon

Something I love to do occasionally is read a book without any preparation. I like to admire the cover, take in the title, and then start reading at the first page. I don’t read the back, or reviews, or the short synopsis on GoodReads or Amazon. I know nothing of what I’ll find between the

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11 Great Books for Kids…Written by a Kid

written by T 1. Harry Potter. I like  Harry Potter because he is a  wizard and he does magic. 2. Lemony Snicket. I like Lemony Snicket because it’s cool when the kids go to the reptile room. 3. Goosebumps HorrorLand. I like Goosebumps because it’s about SCARY monsters in a theme park . 4. Guardians

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Book Review: Superpowers or: More Poems About Flying

I met Marian Kent through Write on Edge. To be perfectly honest, I bought her book because I thought the cover looked pretty and I wanted to support a friend. I wrote a lot of poetry in college (because DRAMA makes for great poetry…) but haven’t really gotten back into it since then. I’m not really

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Harry Potter and the Baudelaire orphans

In January, I started reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone to T at night before bed. We didn’t get to it every night. Some nights we were too busy and didn’t have time before we needed to crash. He’s also been spending more time at his dad’s – so we obviously didn’t read on

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