The Poppy Mayberry series is a Middle-Grade book written by Jennie K. Brown, and “Return to Power Academy” is the second installment. I read this because her first Poppy story turned out to be so much fun. As I mentioned in a review, I was hesitant about the first book, but I dove into this … Continue reading Poppy Mayberry, Return to Power Academy
Written and Illustrated by Keith Negley I needed to own this book. A tribute to the real-life Mary Edwards Walker, one of the first woman to wear pants, this picture book recalls a time when pants were not allowed for females. I for one LOVE wearing pants. Friends may have heard me say how grateful … Continue reading Mary Wears What She Wants
By K.A. Reynolds. (254 more pages towards my page challenge hosted by Book Dragon's Lair) I found this book on MG Book Village’s book club list. I was hoping to join their Twitter discussion but ended up not being available at that time. All I knew was that it was a story about dealing with … Continue reading The Land Of Yesterday
Is this a thing? I feel like it must be. Everything has a hashtag these days. So I have a topic that has nothing to do with writing or reading. I’m thinking about time portals today and the ones I have in my life. To be honest, I guess I’m just thinking about memories, but … Continue reading #Off-Topic Tuesday
“I Wish You More Hugs than Ughs” was the phrase that got my attention. It was one of those moments when you are sure the author wrote something just for you. This book is simply adorable and perfect in every way. Created by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld and put out by Chronicle Books, … Continue reading I Wish You More.
Poppy Mayberry by Jennie K. Brown is my first 194 pages towards my Page Challenge from Book Dragon’s Lair. In case you didn’t read my previous post about this challenge, I’m only aiming for Bonsai Level which is 12,000 pages. So I just have to read about 65 more books this length. EEEK. Can I … Continue reading Poppy Mayberry
I originally found this challenge on the blog of Confessions of a YA Reader but it is being hosted by Book Dragon's Lair. This is perfect! I am one of those people who feels guilty about spending any "me time". If I have free time it should be spent on chores, errands, extra work for … Continue reading PAGE CHALLENGE