Children’s Book Week 2022: I Am Able to Shine by Korey Watari

A young Asian American girl is tired of being in the shadows and realizes she is able to shine.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: Together We Ride by Valerie Bolling

Together a dad and daughter set out for her very first bike ride.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: Too Many Pigs in the Pool by Wendy Hinote Lanier

Mr. Jenkins invites a friend to his pool which results in each day, more and more pigs enjoying his pool. This math story will create all kinds of giggles.
Read More

Middle-Grade Book Review: Harvey and the Collection of Impossible Things by Garret Weyr

Harvey, a stray city cat, has to find a way to trust so he can have a forever home.
Read More

Children’s Chapter Book Review: Polly Diamond and the Super Stunning Spectacular School Fair by Alice Kuipers

Polly Diamond loves words and using her imagination by writing in her magical notebook, Spell.
Read More

Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – April 2022 Edition

My monthly Quick Lit roundup of some recent reads in April including fiction on audio.
Read More

Children’s Book Review: Big and Small and In-Between by Carter Higgins

Big and Small and In-Between is a children's book for everyone and sure to become a classic. It stands the test of time.
Read More

Children’s Book Reviews: Sunrise Dance and Moonlight Prance by Serena Gingold Allen

The Sunrise Dance and Moonlight Prance board books are a perfect set for starting and ending your toddler's day.
Read More

Children’s Book Reviews: A Really Bird Stories by Harriet Ziefert

The Really Bird Story series offers life lessons for kids with discussion questions at the end to talk about.
Read More

Donut: The Unicorn Who Wants to Fly by Laura Gehl

Donut is a unicorn who dreams of flying. With lots of perseverance and imagination she might just get her wish.
Read More

Stacie's read-in-2022 book montage

Master Your Core: A Science-Based Guide to Achieve Peak Performance and Resilience to Injury
Hidden Figures
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living
Waiting for Tom Hanks
The Maid
The Other Black Girl
Anxious People
The Body
Great American Road Trips- National Parks: Discover insider tips, must see stops , nearby attractions  more
Apples Never Fall
Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship, Food, and Love
Love and Other Consolation Prizes
The Vanishing Half
How to Find Your Way Home
People We Meet on Vacation
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took

Stacie's favorite books »