Darcy Swipes Left by Jane Austen & Courtney Carbone

I have never LOLed 😂 😂😂 so hard reading a book 📚 like EVER!! I was LMAO from page 📖 one 1⃣! OMG! I ❤ ❤ ❤ it!! So much!  😍 These adaptions are undeniably perfect 👍🏼✅🔝 TBH!! Perfect ✔ for reluctant readers 👓! Any Janeite would adore 👏🏼💖  this variation as well. You need to get your hands 👐🏼 on a copy ASAP! ‼‼💯 😍💃🏻♥

If I Were a Kangaroo (A Bedtime Tale) by Mylisa Larsen

I loved this book!! A perfect little love story from a parent to their baby.

A Season to Bee by Carlos Aponte

This is such a beautiful book!  I loved every single page! The illustrations are phenomenal and the imagination is astounding! This is a perfect picture book!

Michael’s Top 5 Books of 2016!

2016 was a fun year in books for me. I had a great year reading. I managed to read over 2 million words! My mom asked me to pick a few of my favorite books and give my short thoughts. Here are my favorite books of 2016.  The Jumping Tree by Rene Saldaña Jr. These […]

My Favorite Middle Grade Books of 2016!

Yes, I know, I read a lot of books. You kind of need to as a librarian, I really like to know what I put on our shelves. Not only is it my job but it is my passion. Reading makes me whole. I was so lucky to be sent so many amazing middle grade […]

The Island of Lost Children by Kim Batchelor

The Island of Lost Children Re-imagining the story of Peter and Wendy by Kim Batchelor     Genre: Middle Grade / Fairy Tale / Fantasy Publisher: Luna y Miel Publishing Date of Publication: November 9, 2013 Number of Pages: 188   Scroll down for Giveaway! Peter is still the boy who doesn’t grow up. Wendy […]

Legend of the Forest Beast by Don M. Winn

SIR KAYE THE BOY KNIGHT BOOK 3   Legend of the Forest Beast by     Don M. Winn Genre: Children’s / Chapter Book / Medieval Publisher: Progressive Rising Phoenix Press Date of Publication: July 8, 2016 Number of Pages: 178   Scroll down for Giveaway!   The beloved tutor Alchir has vanished! And a […]

Ratpunzel by Ursula Vernon

The best one yet!!  I love Ratpunzel!!  Clever, cute and so creative! Hamster Princess is a Rockstar! Save Save Save

Spindle by Shonna Slayton

A different take on the Sleeping Beauty tale with a unique twist. I love retellings and adaptions but most of all I love when the story takes a mind and life of its own, and that is the kind of book Spindle is. Filled with historical facts and politics of the era, this book was […]

Two Towers by Jewell Parker Rhodes

WOW. This book was amazing. This book hit home for me because my son is in the 5th grade and came home on September 11, 2016 and wanted to talk about what happened that day.  He told me how his teacher covered it in great detail and showed them footage of the day.  He told […]