Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review

Fairy Icepack by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 56 Publication Date: September 15, 2016 Rating:  Themes: Friendship Viola is one of the last of her friends to receive a fairy sense, though so desperately wants one. Unfortunately, this young girl sprains her ankle and she can tell it’s not going to be a good week. That is, until her mom hands…… Continue reading Fairy Icepack by Emily Martha Sorensen

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 435 Publication Date: September 9, 1999 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Friendship, Bravery, Good vs. Evil, Working Together This third installment focuses on Harry’s third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. This year, the criminal Sirius Black is on the loose, and the wizarding community need to be extra cautious…… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Book Review · Children · Re-read

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Genre: Children/Realistic Fiction Number of Pages: 313 Publication Date: February 14, 2012 Rating:  Themes: Acceptance, Differences, Peer Pressure, Bullying, Friendship August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that has caused much stress and frustration throughout his life. Due to many harrowing operations, he has been home-schooled by his mom. However, he is now about to start…… Continue reading Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Book Review · Children · OnlineBookClub

Farmer Beau’s Farm by Kathleen Geiger

Genre: Children Publication Date: October 21, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 4 out of 4 stars This book has been reviewed for OnlineBookClub. The review below is a shorter alternate version of my OBC one. If you’re curious, you can find my OBC review here: Farmer Beau’s Farm Farmer Beau and his wife, Bamma, discover…… Continue reading Farmer Beau’s Farm by Kathleen Geiger

Quote Analysis

Quote Analysis #2

The source: From the beloved Winnie the Pooh. The meaning: Sometimes in life you find a love that is so profound that it almost hurts when you are not with that person. Worse, your heart aches for your love because you cannot see yourself living without him/her, not even for a day. Love doesn’t just come…… Continue reading Quote Analysis #2

Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · OnlineBookClub

The Ninth Circle by Lincoln Cole

Genre: Horror Number of Pages: 50 Publication Date: September 6, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 Arthur Vangeest has lost it all…his wife, his daughter, his reason for living. Now, the poor man’s sole purpose is to get revenge on those who have caused him to suffer, the cult known as the Ninth Circle. Will he able to get…… Continue reading The Ninth Circle by Lincoln Cole

Monthly TBR

May 2017 TBR

This month, I am really looking forward to reading a couple of books that I’ve been meaning to read, but have neglected them. Also, I’m looking forward to reading some books that I have recently received! I Was Doctor Menegele’s Assistant by Miklos Nyiszli: I was lent a copy of this book from one of my…… Continue reading May 2017 TBR

Book Review · Nonfiction · OnlineBookClub

A Peripatetic Life by Raymond Walley

Genre: Non-Fiction/Memoir Number of Pages: 154 Publication Date: January 8, 2017 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 2 out of 4 stars Themes: Living life to the fullest Story Perspective: First-Person To Learn More About the Book, Click: A Peripatetic Life by Raymond Walley *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Raymond Walley learned he has Prostate Cancer and…… Continue reading A Peripatetic Life by Raymond Walley

Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · OnlineBookClub

We Won’t Forget You, Mr. McGillicuddy by Ira L. White

Genre: Fiction/Family Number of Pages: 248 Publication Date: September 27, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Themes: Family, Love, Alzheimer’s Disease, Relationship Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient To Learn More About the Book, Click: We Won’t Forget You, Mr. McGullicuddy on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Mr. McGullicuddy is…… Continue reading We Won’t Forget You, Mr. McGillicuddy by Ira L. White