The Many Worlds of Albie Bright by Christopher Edge

This book has so much heart, so much sorrow and so many laughs, it was so hard to put down.

The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya

Favorite Families in Children’s Literature By Pablo Cartaya I have a big loud Cuban-American family. We have disagreements, celebrate successes together, bicker, complain, cry, laugh, you name it my family does it together. I think back to the influential books that stayed with me, and I realize that many of them have big colorful families […]

The Secret of a Heart Note by Stacey Lee

The Secret of a Heart Note by Stacey Lee is a great, heartwarming, coming of age novel. With fun, diverse characters and a gripping plot. This YA magical realism book is a must read for every hopeless romantic you know. I love Stacy Lee, her books are straight from the heart. #WeNeedDiverseBooks

First Comes Love by Emily Giffin

A book with lots of baggage is the best way I can describe this one.  Baggage that just becomes heavier and heavier as it goes and never becomes lighter until the bag busts open and everything is purged out into the open.  How they overcome the break is what is most important. For the most […]

Book Club Pick! Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

A beautiful yet heartbreaking debut about the human spirit.