Category Archives: Goodreads

Water Wow!

Water Wow! is written by Paula Ayer, and Antonia Banyard and the illustrations are done by Belle Wuthrichis.  Water Wow! is a nonfiction book for kids about water. The book is written in an infographic format, which is easy for kids … Continue reading

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Lila and the Crow

I received a copy of this book from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Lila and the Crow by Gabrielle Grimard is a  beautiful story dealing with and sad and very real issue.  Lila arrives at her ne w … Continue reading

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YA Review – Defending Taylor

I received an Advance Reader Copy from the publisher via NetGalley. About a year ago I discovered Miranda Kenneally. The first book I read was  Breathe, Annie, Breath and I immediately fell in love with her writing style and the … Continue reading

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Jesse’s Girl by Miranda Kenneally- a YA book review

Jesse’s Girl (Hundred Oaks Series #6) by Miranda Kenneally. Jesse’s Girl caught me by surprise. I won Breathe, Annie, Breathe from Goodreads and fell in love with the story, and author’s writing style. However, for some reason Jesse’s Girl did not … Continue reading

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The Adventurous Suitcase – The First Trip

I received this book through Goodreads Giveaway. This is a super cute book. It is written simply but in a way that kids of all ages can appreciate it. I teach 10 and 11-year-olds and they loved the book. They … Continue reading

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Donating books

Recently I took a job at a private intercity school as a 5th/6th grade homeroom teacher and the 7th/8th grade Language Arts teacher.. You would think that since it’s a private school, the school would have money; wrong. The school has … Continue reading

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Disney’s Big Hero 6, vol. 1

I received Disney’s Big Hero 6, vol. 1 from Goodreads in exchange for an honest review of the book. I am a person who loved all things Disney.  When I entered to review this book I was not expecting it … Continue reading

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When We Fall by Emily Liebert

I received “When We Fall” by Emily Liebert for free from Goodreads in exchange for an honest review. The book “When We Fall” by Emily Liebert is a definite page turner. The main character, Allison Parker, 11 years prior to … Continue reading

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Breathe, Annie, Breathe; a YA Book Review

I received, “Breathe, Annie, Breathe” by Miranda Kenneally, for free in exchange for a review from goodreads. I had received this book months ago, but between my schedule and the book not catching my attention I put it off. One thing I learned … Continue reading

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