1501, 2021

Mo Reading: A Home for Goddesses and Dogs by Leslie Connor

By |January 15th, 2021|Categories: Book Review, Mo Reading|Tags: , , |0 Comments

After her mother dies, 12-year-old Lydia goes to live with her aunt Brat, and her aunt's wife Eileen on a farm that they care for while also caring for the ancient owner of the farm, Elloroy. This story about grief and starting over is as [...]

1712, 2020

Mo Reading: The Magic in Changing Your Stars by Leah Henderson

By |December 17th, 2020|Categories: Author Interview, Book Review, Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

I'm so excited to interview Leah Henderson about her middle-grade novel, The Magic in Changing Your Stars, a story about a boy named, Ailey Benjamin Lane, who wants to be a star in the school production of The Wiz. But when he messes up the audition, he's [...]

2411, 2020

Mo Reading: The Time of Green Magic by Hilary McKay

By |November 24th, 2020|Categories: Book Review, Mo Reading|Tags: |0 Comments

Hilary McKay has written a beautiful story about family and finding magic where you least expect it. When Abi’s father marries Polly, Granny Grace who helped raise Abi after her mother died returns to Jamaica. The newly blended family [...]

2010, 2020

The Peculiar Peggs of Riddling Woods by Samuel J. Halpin

By |October 20th, 2020|Categories: Book Review|Tags: , |0 Comments

 For readers who love Neil Gaiman's Coraline and mysteries comes a spooky new read just in time for Halloween. Part modern fairy tale, part mystery, all spooky, The Peculiar Peggs of Riddling Woods keeps readers guessing until the very [...]