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I didn’t realize that Mary Downing Hahn is still writing and publishing books! In my mind, her books firmly belong in the 1980’s and 90’s. So imagine my surprise when I saw this book at my kids’ Scholastic Book Fair … Continue reading
Ten (Almost eleven) year old Ashley and her mom are moving from Baltimore to the small town of Monkton Mills, Maryland for a fresh start following Ashley’s father’s death. They are renting an apartment that’s on the top floor of … Continue reading
http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=areyoutheyoui-20&o=1&p=8&l=bpl&asins=0590434446&fc1=000000&IS2=1<1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrKatie Harris is excited for the summer. Just eight months after the death of her stepfather, Katie’s mom decides to take the summer with Katie and her stepbrother, Jay, in the small town of Newquay, 400 miles north of their … Continue reading
Fourteen year old twins, Faith and Phillip O’Keefe have been separated. Their parents and older sister were killed in a car accident four months earlier. Faith is sent to live with her Aunt Linda, an older spinster, who can’t take … Continue reading
Are you ready to watch me get all crazy fangirly? It’s another one of my very infrequent non-book reviews! If you asked me what my favorite TV shows ever are, for the last few years my answer would have … Continue reading
Not the best image, and not really the cover I wanted. Image courtesy of Goodreads. It’s the year 1914 and fourteen year old Blossom Culp’s life is about to change. Right now, she’s just a girl from the wrong side … Continue reading
Thanks to Goodreads for the image! I’m actually kind of pissed that the cover to this book has been updated. Thank God for Goodreads having all the cover images on hand so you guys can bask in the early-80’s … Continue reading