Book Reviews, Features, Kids' Corner, Middle Grade, Picture Books

Kids’ Corner: Encouraging a Love for Science in Kids – Featuring National Geographic Kids Books

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Today I am back to talk about some ways you can encourage a love for science in your kids!  I’ll also be talking about some new books by National Geographic Kids that can aid in this endeavor….

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Book Reviews, Contemporary, Fantasy, Kids' Corner, Middle Grade

Books I Read for #MiddleGradeMarch 2019 + Mini Book Reviews

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Today I am sharing a batch of mini book reviews for the books I read in March in honor of #MiddleGradeMarch.

*Books included in this batch of mini book reviews: The Serpent’s Secret (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond #1) by Sayantani Dasgupta, Game of Stars (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond #2) by Sayantani DasGupta, The Sky at Our Feet by Nadia Hashimi, Song for a Whale by Lynne Kelly, & A Boy Called Bat by Elena Arnold Continue reading “Books I Read for #MiddleGradeMarch 2019 + Mini Book Reviews”
Book Reviews, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Memoir, Middle Grade, Other

Books I Read for #BlackHistoryMonth 2019 + Mini Book Reviews

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Hello bookworms!

Today I am going to share with you all a few mini book reviews of the books I read in honor of #BlackHistoryMonth 2019!

In case you missed it, I also shared a few book lists of recommended Black History Month reads…

Book Recs: Books to Read for #BlackHistoryMonth

Kids’ Corner: Picture Books to Read in Honor of #BlackHistoryMonth

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Kids' Corner, Middle Grade

Book Review: The Battle of Junk Mountain by Lauren Abbey Greenberg + ARC #Giveaway

 

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When I was contacted by the publisher with the offer to read & review The Battle of Junk Mountain, I decided to overlook the fact that I am not technically open for review requests and accepted the offer… What can I say?  I was in the mood for a middle grade read, and there was something about the cover that spoke to me. 

I am happy to report that I was rewarded with a wonderful little gem of a book.  The Battle of Junk Mountain is a heartwarming book about new & changing friendships, family drama, and a summer full of changes... 

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Book Reviews, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Kids' Corner, Memoir, Middle Grade

Kids’ Corner: Diverse Middle Grade Books in Review (July 2017) #DiverseKidLit

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Hello bookworms!

Today I’m back with another set of reviews for my Kids’ Corner feature of my blog.  I’m excited to share a few thoughts about 3 AMAZING diverse middle grade books.

*Books included in this post: Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai, Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson, & The Crystal Ribbon by Celeste Lim

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