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Gathering Moss – Robin Wall Kimmerer

Shout out to this fabulous book, it made a guest appearance in my latest YouTube Video (all about making fun nature things out of felt). The written review: ★★★★★ There is an ancient conversation going on between mosses and rocks, poetry to be sure. About light and shadow and the drift of continents. Dr Kimmerer takes us… Continue reading Gathering Moss – Robin Wall Kimmerer

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If You Were Me and Lived in… Viking Europe – Carole P. Roman, Mateya Arkova (Illustrations)

★★★★ When a person traveled on his ship for trade or war, he was known as a Viking. Vikings are one of the most popular people that are still talked about in society today (hello Thor!)...but what were they really like? If you are at all curious - this is the book for you. Life back… Continue reading If You Were Me and Lived in… Viking Europe – Carole P. Roman, Mateya Arkova (Illustrations)

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Superman: Dawnbreaker – Matt de la Pena

★★ The storm came with little warning. Clark Kent always knew he was different. But now that he's in high school (aka puberty is happening) his powers are growing at an alarming pace....and there seems to be new developments every time he opens his eyes. And the urge to dominate - wrong as it seemed - grew… Continue reading Superman: Dawnbreaker – Matt de la Pena

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Called to Be Creative -Mary Potter Kenyon

★★★★ ½ Sometimes we instinctively know what will bring us happiness. Mary Potter Kenyon used to love to write as a kid but as she grew older, she grew out of the just-for-fun writing. It was only after the loss of a loved one that she realized how much time she sacrificed and how much she neglected… Continue reading Called to Be Creative -Mary Potter Kenyon

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City of Dragons – Kelli Stanley

★ "You're a cold-hearted bitch, Miranda." She leaned forward, "And you're a hypocritical motherfucker, Phil." Okay, so Mom raised me with the "If you can't say something nice, then don't say anything at all." But, guess what? Mama ain't here no more.  Buckle your seat-belts - things are about to get ranty. To limit my novel… Continue reading City of Dragons – Kelli Stanley

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Geekerella – Ashley Poston

★★★★ ½ Look to the stars. Aim. Ignite. Elle Wittimer loves, loves, loves Starfield - it has all the best elements of all the best fandoms. Her late mother and father both loved it, and her father was the man behind the convention for Starfield. Currently, Elle lives with her Step-mom and twin step-siblings and… Continue reading Geekerella – Ashley Poston

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Snoozapalooza by Kimberlee Gard, Vivian Mineker

★★★★★ A cold wind blows, and snow starts to fall, Mouse hides in a den that's cozy and small. Winter is right around the corner and all the hibernating animals are dropping off to sleep. One little mouse is the first one to go to bed. He dozes and dreams, tucked out of sight, A snoozapalooza… Continue reading Snoozapalooza by Kimberlee Gard, Vivian Mineker

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The Deep – Rivers Solomon, Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, & Jonathan Snipes

Throwback to when I made a tTierlist Booktube Video ranking all my January Books. Now that you know where this one stands, check out the video to see the rest! The Written Review: ★★ “What is belonging?” we ask. She says, “Where loneliness ends.” Yetu is the only one out of her mermaid tribe that knows… Continue reading The Deep – Rivers Solomon, Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, & Jonathan Snipes