Review of “Out of My Mind” by Sharon M. Draper

I am rating this book a 3 star review. Melody has cerebral palsy. The book follows here through her elementary school age and the struggles of going to school, making friends, communicating, etc. Melody is extremely intelligent and joins a quiz team. This novel is for middle school aged children. I read it through recommendations […]

Review of “The Giver:” the graphic novel by Craig P. Russell and Lois Lowry

5 star review! First off, read the novel first! “The Giver” by Lois Lowry is just one of my favorite novels. The novel centers around Jonas a boy in a world of no pain and sameness. He is taken in to be the giver. The giver basically is the mentor of the community. He holds […]

Review on “Our Planet” by Alastair Fothergill, Keith Scholey, Fred Pearce, and David Attenborough

I am giving this book a 4.5 star review. It was full of interesting facts and pictures about our planet. If you watched the Netflix documentary, then this follows with that. But you do not have to have watched it to read and enjoy the novel. This is a non-fiction book that discusses nature and […]

Book Nerd Alert: “Practical Magic” sequel in the works

Alice Hoffman famous for her novels “Practical Magic” (which is also a movie) and “The Rules of Magic” is back with the prequel. This novel is set in Salem Massachusetts in the 1600s when the Owens’ family saga began! It is due to hit stores in October. I did see the ARC on Netgalley for […]

Review of “The Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson

I am rating this novel a 4.5 star review. Such a page turner. If you want a murder mystery but do not want to read a book about a cop investigating a murder (Blah) then this is the book for you. This book follows the rules of a classic who-dun-it. Just right when I would […]

Pride month!

I love LGBTQ+ books! And for Pride month, I am sharing some novels. The ones that are bold, I have personally read while the other are TBR (to be read)! There are so many to choose from and so many that I still need to read! These are not ranked in any order. Graphic Novel […]