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The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids 2 – Carole P. Roman

What are a plumber's favorite shoes?Clogs. The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids was chock full of hilarious jokes, silly stats and cool facts - and it swept the literary world by storm. It truly was an amazing Amazon success story. Annnd now Carole is back and at it again - releasing her Big Book of… Continue reading The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids 2 – Carole P. Roman

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How the Penguins Saved Veronica – Hazel Prior

★★★★ Being alone is supposed to be an issue for people such as me, but I have to say I find it deeply satisfying. Veronica McCreedy is rich, old and to be honest, she's expecting to die (somewhat) soon. So, now's the time to get a lot of those end-of-life things out of the way. Like where… Continue reading How the Penguins Saved Veronica – Hazel Prior

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If You Were Me and Lived in… the Ancient Mali Empire – by Carole P. Roman

★★★★ ½ With strong leadership, Mali was able to take control if trade routes, making the economy and people rich. The Ancient Mali once was a small part of Ghana until they rebelled and were able to form their own country. The world of Ancient Mali was far different from what many are familiar with… Continue reading If You Were Me and Lived in… the Ancient Mali Empire – by Carole P. Roman

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The Story of Neil Armstrong – Sarah L. Thomson

★★★★ With one step, he became the first human being to walk on another world…and one of the most famous astronauts of all time. Before Neil Armstrong was a household name, he was a kid who loved the sky. Around the time he was 15, Neil decided that he wanted to learn to fly. This lovely little… Continue reading The Story of Neil Armstrong – Sarah L. Thomson

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A Little Bit of Grace – Phoebe Fox

★★★ ½ I deserved better, Brian told me, tears I'd never seen before streaming down his face. I deserved someone who was crazy about me Grace has hit a crossroads. Her beloved mother just passed, her father hasn't been seen with years and her finalized divorce is taking a toll. "Why was I always so content… Continue reading A Little Bit of Grace – Phoebe Fox

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Call Down the Hawk – Maggie Stiefvater

★★★★ ½ You are made of dreams and this world is not for you. Ronan Lynch thought he was alright with staying at the Barns but what once felt like freedom is becoming increasingly more like a cage. But joy is a small, tenacious crop, especially in soil that hasn't grown any for a long time.… Continue reading Call Down the Hawk – Maggie Stiefvater

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Sinner – Maggie Stiefvater

★★★ ½ “It sure is ugly.” “Ugly, never hurt a thing.” I scoffed. “Oh, ugly has hurt some things. It’s just that pretty hurts more.” Oof. Pseudo-philosophical YA at its finest. To catch everyone up - Grace and Sam (the main characters from the original series) are being their lovey-dovey selves back in Mercy Falls. Isabelle and Cole -… Continue reading Sinner – Maggie Stiefvater