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Dragons of the Dark Rift Book Review

About the Book Title: Diego’s Dragon, Book 2: Dragons of the Dark Rift | Author: Kevin Gerard | Publication Date: April 6, 2015 | Publisher: Crying Cougar Press | Pages: 214 | Recommended Ages: 10+ Amazon * Barnes & Noble * Smashwords * Goodreads Summary: A Prophecy, an Ancient Calendar, … Continue reading

Wind Catcher, a Fantasy Teen Crime Novel

  About the Book Title: Wind Catcher (Chosen, Book 1) | Authors: Jeff Altabef & Erynn Altabef | Publication Date: March 21, 2015 | Publisher: Evolved Publishing | Pages: 324 | Recommended Ages: 10+ Book Description: Winner: Mom’s Choice Award — Silver Medal Winner: 2015 Beverly Hills Book Award – … Continue reading

Frankie Dupont and the Lemon Festival Fiasco Review

  About the Book Title: Frankie Dupont and The Lemon Festival Fiasco | Author: Julie Anne Grasso | Illustrator: Alexander Avellino | Publication Date: March 29, 2015 | Publisher: Independent | Pages: 100 | Recommended Ages: 8 to 12 Summary: Hot off cracking his first official case, Frankie Dupont is … Continue reading

Billy Bobble Makes a Magic Wand Book Review

  About the Book Title: Billy Bobble Makes a Magic Wand | Author: R.S. Mellette | Publication Date: December 8, 2014 | Publisher: Elephant’s Bookshelf Press | Pages: 284 | Recommended Ages: 10+ Book Description: “E = mc2 is no longer the most powerful force in the universe. Your wand … Continue reading

Mo Willems and his Pigeon Books

What??!! You’ve never heard of Mo Willems’ Pigeon? I had the great fortune to meet the Pigeon for the first time in 2008, in a fabulous basket full of great children’s books given to me by my then managers as a baby shower present for my first child. As Baby … Continue reading

Rachel’s Day in the Garden – Yoga for Kids

About the Book Title: Rachel’s Day in the Garden (A Kids Yoga Spring Colors Book) | Author: Giselle Shardlow | Illustrator: Hazel Quintanilla | Publication Date: December 23, 2014 | Publisher: Kids Yoga Stories | Number of pages: 34 | Recommended age: 3 to 6 years Summary: Experience the benefits … Continue reading

Wicka: a teen romance novel set in the world of witchcraft

Elizabeth Blake is 17. She is going through all the anxiety and adolescent pains of growing up. She’s never really felt that she belongs; and in a sort of outside, detached way, she sails through life — until her best friend’s mom (and a mother figure to her) suddenly dies … Continue reading

Victorian Tea Time and Tales

A trip back to the Victorian Era This week in cooking and stories around the world, we made not only a trip to the Old Continent, but a trip in time too. As a lover of all things girly and dainty, Miss I loves her real china tea set, so … Continue reading