I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maureen Goo

THIS BOOK! OMG! I adored it!! I was drawn to this book because of the K-Dramas, I have a few friends who are so obsessed with them! I have steered clear of K-Dramas with the fear that I would only add to my obsession filled life. After reading this book, I felt like I was […]

The Last Star by Rick Yancey NOW IN PAPERBACK!

The enemy is Other. The enemy is us. They’re down here, they’re up there, they’re nowhere. They want the Earth, they want us to have it. They came to wipe us out, they came to save us. But beneath these riddles lies one truth: Cassie has been betrayed. So has Ringer. Zombie. Nugget. And all […]

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 […]

HAMSTER PRINCESS: GIANT TROUBLE by: Ursula Vernon

Giant fun in this latest Hamster Princess installment! These books just get better and better!  This adventure filled adaption of Jack and the Beanstalk is utterly clever, perfectly witty, and wonderfully enchanting! I love Harriet Hamsterbone so much!! I want more and more and more! a Rafflecopter giveaway Ursula Vernon is a full-time author and illustrator whose work has won […]

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 […]