Don't Let Auntie Mabel Bless the Table by Vanessa Brantley-Newton Published: September 2010 My rating: 4 of 5 stars I don't know too many families who get to have Sunday dinners with family and friends anymore but it is something worth making the time for. It can be a time filled with love and laughter,... Continue Reading →
Why & How I use Pic Collage I use Pic Collage to create quick designs that I can post on social media (primarily for Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook). Most of the graphics that I design are a celebration of the beauty and gift of books. Marking a book's release date, celebrating a favorite author, or... Continue Reading →
Mission Defrostable by Josh Funk My rating: 4 of 5 stars Review of an ARC through Book Excursion | Book Releases 9/25/18 Mission Defrostable is book #3 in the Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast series by Josh Funk. The fridge is on the fritz, causing everything in it to freeze. Help arrives in the... Continue Reading →
Miles Morales by Jason Reynolds My rating: 4 of 5 stars Miles Morales is Spider-Man. He is a superhero wielding incredible power and strength, wrapped up in the guise of a not so heroic 16-year-old teen who is simply trying to manage the intricacies of homework, a school crush, and trying to stay out of... Continue Reading →
Read, Read, Read! by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater My rating: 4 of 5 stars *Note: Review of Advance Reader Copy | Book Release Date: 9/19/17 Read, Read, Read! A melodious ode to reading of all sorts. Celebrated through the eyes of readers who read to grow and learn. Who use their imaginations to explore and... Continue Reading →
*Note: Review of an Advance Reader Copy | Book Release Date: 9/5/17 Come with Me by Holly M. McGhee My rating: 4 of 5 stars Turning on the news can be terribly frightening as images of perilous times dominate our screens and news feeds but even the youngest among us can do their part... Continue Reading →
I have officially earned my Professional Reader badge on NetGalley As a school library media speciliast, I can count one of my areas of expertise as being a professional reader. I make book recommendations to my school community (students, staff, admin, and parents) and to my family and friends all the time. I read for... Continue Reading →
I'm listening to "As Brave As You" by Jason Reynolds from New York Public Library. Find this & more at https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=As+Brave+As+You.