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Review: Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel

Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel by Megan Morrison (Arthur A. Levine Books, April 2015)

” . . . you must journey. You must experience. Or you must die.” 993 more words

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A Tuesday Ten: 2015 Fantastical Pirates

So I’m always a fan of spotting trends in a specific year.  And this year, as I was sifting through the books and reading them it occurred to me that there were quite a few pirate type fantas and science fiction stories.   839 more words

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Flashback of Flashback: “Why do boys say someone acts like a girl as if it were an insult?” . . .

I’ve shared this one before.  But I was thinking about some of my favorite writers and talking with some of my friends about them, and Tamora Pierce is probably the author I read as a kid that I reread more as an adult than any other writer.   1,169 more words

Children's Literature

A Tuesday Ten: Mellow Yellow and Orange Rhapsody

So I quickly found that neither yellow nor orange are extremely easy to find books for.  Unlike other colors that appear in some significance within stories, these two have only a handful of titles each.   815 more words

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Weekly Reading Recap

Another really good reading week, with hopefully another one to come. Kind of in the mood for a shatter my soul type of read so maybe I’ll find one this week. 53 more words


Wheels of Change, Darlene Beck Jacobson

I’m pleased to welcome a fellow New Jersey author on my website today!  Darlene Beck Jacobson will be joining me this weekend at A Novel Idea Chapter II’s Grand Re-Opening Author Party in Vineland, New Jersey.  545 more words

Michele Lynn Seigfried

Book Haul

May is getting closer to being done but there’s still so many books to come out. There’s times when I think I should wait to buy the new books until I lessen my TBR pile(like I said I would do) but then comes the fear of not having the money when I am ready to buy the books. 208 more words