Author Interview: Emily Littlejohn

  Wednesday I posted a review of Emily Littlejohn's "Inherit the Bones," which came out in 2017 to rave reviews and was a Colorado Book Award finalist. I was fortunate enough to get a follow-up interview so you can all get to know her and her writing a little better.         Does... Continue Reading →

Review: Inherit the Bones

Inherit the Bones by Emily Littlejohn My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Inherit the bones was a wonderful mystery about the secrets people keep and how far people will go to protect their family. Because the mystery in this story spanned several generations there was, by necessity, a lot of backstory. This resulted in quite... Continue Reading →

Review: Ramona the Brave (audiobook)

This is the first audiobook I've ever listened to, with the exception of random excerpts played in English classes and a few blurbs shared by friends. I have nostalgic memories of Ramona, so I was excited to introduce my own daughter to her and see how the books held up over time. Cleary did a... Continue Reading →

Review: White Sand, Volume 1

White Sand, Volume 1 by Brandon Sanderson My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars I don't read many graphic novels, which makes this a difficult review, but I read it in a single sitting on my recent road trip and thoroughly enjoyed it. As always, Sanderson crafted a beautifully complex world filled with unique mechanics, cultures,... Continue Reading →

Review: Amber Sky

Amber Sky by Claire Warner My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars First off, I have to rant a little about the protagonist's name. She's introduced as Taya. Then, a couple pages in, she's Tay. At first, I thought it was a typo because there was no explanation, but then it showed up a second time.... Continue Reading →

Road Trip: Washington

Since Alice was out of school for spring break, we decided to visit David's sister and her family at their new place just outside of Seattle. It was Alice's first real road trip, and I'm happy to report it was a great success.   Alice was a trooper during the two long days of driving... Continue Reading →

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