Category: Book Reviews

The Way Past Winter

by Kiran Millwood HargraveMagical Realism – Middle-Grade My Synopsis: Mila lives in the dark cold, woods with her brother and two sisters in a small cabin. Their mother is dead, and their father left them for unknown reasons five years ago. Since then, the… Continue Reading “The Way Past Winter”

Wolf Camp (Book Review)

by Andrea Zuill Humor – Picture Book My Synopsis:  Homer the dog gets an invitation to go to Wolf Camp for a week and he absolutely MUST go! Why I Picked This Book: I was watching Julie Hedlund‘s mini-lessons that she was offering to… Continue Reading “Wolf Camp (Book Review)”

Little Bird Flies (book review)

by Karen McCombie Historical Fiction – Middle Grade (book 1)  My Synopsis: 12-year-old Bridie lives with her family on a remote island of Scotland in 1861. As much as she loves her island, her family, and her best friend, she fears being “stuck” on… Continue Reading “Little Bird Flies (book review)”

The Serpent’s Secret (book review)

by Sayantani DasGupta Fantasy – Middle Grade (book 1)  Before I get started on this review, let me just say a quick personal note. I realize our current state of things as we all deal with the coronavirus presents writers and bloggers with new… Continue Reading “The Serpent’s Secret (book review)”

Book Review: Women Of the Dunes

By Sarah Maine Historical Fiction / Cultural; Scotland MY SYNOPSIS: Libby Snow is an archeologist with a passion for a Viking legend her grandmother passed onto her from her grandmother. When work takes her to Scotland to excavate a site believed to hold a… Continue Reading “Book Review: Women Of the Dunes”