Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Children · Humor · Illustrated/Picture Books · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Four Funny Potatoes! by Len Foley

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Four Funny Potatoes! Genre: Children/Humor/Illustrated Themes: Identity, Working Together ~ The Good ~ Illustrations are fun and inviting for children Rhyming phrases creates a fun flow Great themes even with its humorous features  …… Continue reading Mini-Review: Four Funny Potatoes! by Len Foley

Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Mini-Review · Nonfiction · OnlineBookClub · Self-Help

Mini-Review: Make It Rain by Vercie Lark

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Make It Rain Genre: Non-Fiction/Self-Help/Financial Themes: Retirement, Investment, Financial Security ~ The Good ~ Simple, yet informative Author provides real-life/personal experiences with both successes and failures Conversational tone Example of budget was beneficial to…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Make It Rain by Vercie Lark

Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Children · Illustrated/Picture Books · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Popo and His New Home by Bella Sou and Ava Sel

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Popo and His New Home Genre: Children/Fiction/Animals Themes: Animal Love, Dogs, Adoption ~ The Good ~ Adoption theme was well done Diverse group of characters Protagonist Ruby’s wanting a dog is relatable Illustrations were…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Popo and His New Home by Bella Sou and Ava Sel

Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Children · Illustrated/Picture Books · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep by Michael D. Gatson

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. This official OBC review was not published, so I do not have a link to share. Genre: Children/Illustrated Themes: PTSD, Family, Seeking Help, Health, Mental Health, Communication ~ The Good ~ PTSD was explained well for children to understand Great communication between mother and son…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep by Michael D. Gatson

Adventure · Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Middle Grade · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

Mini-Review: Grimoricon by B.D. Suever

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Grimoricon Genre: Fantasy/Middle Grade/Action/Adventure Themes: Courage, Friendship, Self-esteem, Fear, Respect, Discipline, Grief, Second Chances ~ The Good ~ Growth in protagonist Strong female characters Smooth writing style Likable and well-developed characters Clear antagonist Plot…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Grimoricon by B.D. Suever

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday: January 23, 2019

Happy Wednesday everyone! I started my Literacy Assistant job and I think I’m really going to like it. I had some really good discussion with my students about the importance of reading and it felt really good to be back working in small groups. WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: January 23, 2019

Anthology · Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: It’s Hard to Be a Vampire by Viktoria Faust

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: It’s Hard to Be a Vampire Genre: Horror/Suspense/Paranormal/Anthology Themes: Weight, Suicide, Death, Murder, Mental Health, God ~ The Good ~ Some stories were interesting to read Able to get to know the characters in…… Continue reading Mini-Review: It’s Hard to Be a Vampire by Viktoria Faust

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Children · Illustrated/Picture Books · OnlineBookClub · Self-Help

Book Review: I Can See Peace by Julie Penshorn; Illustrated by Jeanine-Jonee Keith

Pages: 36 Genre: Children/Self-Help Publication Date:  June 20, 2018 Themes: Emotions, Peace, Mental Health Peace can be found everywhere. Whether it’s the outdoors, indoors, or the people you spend time with, peace is always there. All you have to do is find it. This was such a sweet, simple, yet worthwhile book to read. I feel that sometimes,…… Continue reading Book Review: I Can See Peace by Julie Penshorn; Illustrated by Jeanine-Jonee Keith

Animal Love · Book for Review - 2018 · Book Review · Children · Illustrated/Picture Books · Nonfiction · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Love, Sugar & Cookie by Susan Chapman

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Love, Sugar & Cookie Genre: Non-Fiction/Children Themes: Animal Love, Dogs ~ The Good ~ Dog pictures included were cute Language was simple and easy to follow ~ The Not-So Good ~ There was no…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Love, Sugar & Cookie by Susan Chapman

Book for Review - 2018 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub · Paranormal · Romance

Mini-Review: Purgatory’s Angel by B. Hughes-Millman

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Purgatory’s Angel Genre: Paranormal/Romance Themes: Self-destruction, Good vs. Evil, Identity, Jealously, Love ~ The Good ~ Concept of killing demons in dreams was interesting Jaime’s, protagonist, conflict of guilt for killing in her dreams…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Purgatory’s Angel by B. Hughes-Millman