Below are the releases for April. Be sure to check the entire list for 2018 to see what’s been added for previous months. As always what I missed in the comments, please Curveball by Derek Jeter. Simon and Schuster. ages 8-12 While spending the summer with his extended family in New Jersey, Derek finds a… Read More April Release
Title: The Parker Inheritance author: Varian Johnson date: Levine/Scholastic; 2018 main character: Candace Miller Candace Miller, a young African American girl, and her mother move into the home that once belonged to her grandmother while their own home is being renovated. Her parents have divorced and they need to prepare the house for sale. This… Read More MG Book Review: The Parker Inheritance
It’s starting to get too nice to be inside reading on the weekend! While I’m doing heavy reading for the We The People list, my thoughts are turning to the garden. But because this is not that kind of blog, I’ll stick to what I’ve been reading lately. I’ve got a few new articles on… Read More SundayMorningReads
“Givers need to set limits because takers rarely do.”(Rachel Wolchin) Today’s posts is one of those random posts that I’ve spent so much time working on that I can’t not post it. As I get back into blogging, I think I’m also getting into it deeper. I’m noticing things I that I didn’t pay attention… Read More This is Random. Let’s Call It: Paying and Collecting Dues.
title: The Disturbed Girl’s Dictionary author: Nonieqa Ramos date: Carolrhoda Lab; March 2018 main character: Macy Cashmere The Disturbed Girl’s Dictionary by Nonieqa Ramos is her debut book. I received an ARC to review. Macy is a high school student with an individualized education plan. She spends her days in Special Education classrooms where she… Read More review: The Disturbed Girl’s Dictionary