fiction

Books that Came My Way in May 2020

A monthly round-up of all the new books added to my shelves in May including adult and children's fiction and non-fiction.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: The Refuge by Sandra le Guen

A new student finds refuge in looking at the sky and stars and finds a friend that she can share her immigration story with.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: It is (Not) Perfect by Anna Kang

Two friends find that the sandcastle they built isn't quite perfect. They get plenty of opinions from friends about what will make their castle perfect.
Read More

Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – May 2020 Edition

A monthly roundup of mini-reviews of some of my recent reads including fiction and nonfiction.
Read More

Book Review: The Big Finish by Brooke Fossey

Two residents of an assisted listed facility have their lives turned upside a long-lost granddaughter that could get them in a heap of trouble.
Read More

Children’s Book Week 2020: That’s Good That’s Bad by Joan M. Lexau

That's Good, That's Bad is a reissue of a classic folk tale that teaches a love of storytelling and the sly skill of distraction.
Read More

Children’s Book Week 2020: Lambslide by Ann Patchett

Lambslide is the silly story of a group of lambs on the farm that that they are getting a lambslide and it may take a landslide victory to get the farm to agree.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: Bear and Fred by Iris Argaman

A children's Holocaust story based on a real boy and his teddy bear.
Read More

Books that Came My Way in April 2020

My monthly roundup of books that came my way in the last month. Books include fiction, nonfiction, historical fiction, and children's books.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: Roxi the Rescue Dog Helps the Elephants by Carolyn Drew

A story for young readers about a dog who saves sad elephants who are treated poorly and helps them find the happy elephants. It teaches kindness and compassion for animals.
Read More

Stacie's read-in-2020 book montage

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek
Mobituaries: Great Lives Worth Reliving


Stacie's favorite books »