The Contaminated Case of the Cooking Contest by Peter Wong and Pendred Noyce


Book Review and Surprise Q&A!!!!!!!! A great read for Teachers, Homeschoolers, and for Kids in the 2nd-6th grade. Origins: I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review. The lovely person who sent it to me after finding out my background of working with kids and posting on this blog was Angelle […]

The Beautiful And The Wicked


  If you like time travel, boats, and mystery you will love this great read! Origins: I received this book from a Goodreads Giveaway; Mr. William Morrow at was very kind to send it my way for an honest review. About The Book: The night of his fiftieth birthday, software billionaire Jack Warren went missing […]

SuperMarket Healthy by Melissa D’Arabian


  Get ready to try out some yummy eats! You will enjoy them even more knowing they are healthy and won’t leave your wallet empty.   Origins: I received this cookbook from It was a nice switch up from the fiction novels to receive a cookbook.   About the Cookbook: Everyone wants to feel good […]

Excerpt: The Patriot Threat by Steve Berry

The Patriot Threat by Steve Berry

Today I’m excited to share an excerpt from Steve Berry’s latest, The Patriot Threat, as part of his book blog tour. About The Patriot Threat President Franklin Delano Roosevelt hated being in the same room as former Secretary of the Treasury Andrew Mellon. But Mellon was one of the richest men in America—and he had […]

Review: Born to Magic by David Wind

Review: Born to Magic by David Wind

I was blown away by Born to Magic. I couldn’t put it down until I’d read the very last word. The first volume in the “Tales of Navaeh” series builds a magical post-apocalyptic future where the final battle between good and evil will determine the fate of the world. This could be a tired theme […]

Review: Obsession in Death by J.D. Robb

Obsession in Death by J.D. Robb

The latest “In Death” novel pits hard-boiled Lt. Eve Dallas against an obsessed fan intent on destroying everything Eve loves. The 40th title in the popular series, Obsession in Death, offers a solid, streamlined mystery that will please fans. However, the lack of interplay with secondary characters fans love is disappointing. In this case, an […]

True Colors review and surprise interview with the author Krysten Lindsay Hager


  MOVE OVER BABYSITTER’S CLUB AND SWEET VALLEY HIGH THERE IS A SET OF NEW TEENS IN TOWN!!!! True Colors by Krysten Lindsay Hager Origins: I received this book from a face book giveaway party. It was my first time attending one. I had no clue how to do the giveaways. However, after having the […]