Synopsis: This Newbery Honor winner is perfect for fans of To Kill a Mockingbird, The King’s Speech, and The Help. A boy who stutters comes of age in the segregated South, during the summer that changes his life. Little Man throws the meanest fastball in town. But talking is a whole different ball game. He can barely say a
Happy Sock Sunday! Welcome to July! I really wanted to read this book by Judy Blume because, first of all, I LOVED the first book that I read by her called “Just As Long As We’re Together” and second, when I read the synopsis of this book I thought WOW this book sounds very interesting and unique.
Happy Sock Sunday! Okay, I’m SUPER EXCITED about this week’s read! My mom has recommended this author to me because she was one of her favorite authors when she was growing up. After reading the synopsis of this book, and several other books from this author, I’m really excited to dive in! Synopsis: Can
Happy Sock Sunday! I just got this book today, and I think that I’m really going to enjoy it. This book will be added to my summer reading list which I’m gonna try to post sometime this week. Also, Happy Father’s Day! I LOVE my dad so much and I am thankful for all that
Happy Sock Sunday! I just got this book today and from the looks of it, I think, I’m really going to enjoy this book! As you can see, from the seal on the cover this book is a Newbery Honor Award Winner. So, this book has to be good right? Synopsis: This Newbery Honor winner is perfect for
Happy Sock Sunday! Okay so, I’m still reading Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea! This week has been pretty busy between school, homework, orchestra recital, and lacrosse. The end of the school year seems to be the busiest time ever! June 14th (my last day of school) CAN NOT get here fast enough! I’m
Happy Sock Sunday and Happy Memorial Day Weekend! This week, I’m reading Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea. I heard great things about this book and I can not wait to dive in! Synopsis: Features seven narrators, each with a unique story, and each with a different perspective on what makes their teacher so special.
Happy Sock Sunday and Happy Mother’s Day to all the Moms! One of my favorite books that reminds me of my mom is Me Without You by Ralph Lazar & Lisa Swerling. I found this gem from the New York Public Library in December and gave it to her for her birthday. It’s really cute. Honestly, it
Happy Sock Sunday! This week, I’m reading Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon! I’M SUPER EXCITED about this book! My mom read this book last year and recommended it to me but once I learned that the book was going to be a movie I decided to wait until closer to the release date of the
Synopsis: The world already knows Meg and Charles Wallace Murry, Calvin O’Keefe, and the three Mrs―Who, Whatsit, and Which―the memorable and wonderful characters who fight off a dark force and save our universe in the Newbery Award–winning classic A Wrinkle in Time. But in 50 years of publication, the book has never been illustrated. Now,
Synopsis: Cardinal rule #1 for surviving school: Don’t get noticed by the mean kids. Cardinal rule #2 for surviving school: Seek out groups with similar interests and join them. On her first day at her new school, Penelope–Peppi–Torres reminds herself of these basics. But when she trips into a quiet boy in the hall, Jaime
Synopsis: Nancy and her friends are faced with another chilling mystery in this twelfth book of the Nancy Drew Diaries, a fresh approach to the classic mystery series. When Bess asks Nancy and George to be counselors at her old camp, they’re a little wary. After all, running around after a bunch of little kids
Synopsis: Turning thirteen isn’t looking lucky for Liza—and even the kitchen isn’t a refuge—in this second book of the Saturday Cooking Club series. Liza’s big plans for a small birthday celebration with besties Frankie and Lillian don’t stand a chance against a guilt-giving force of nature: her Nana Silver. As the girls attempt to regain
Happy Sock Sunday! This has been a pretty busy week for me so, I’m still reading Rules by Cynthia Lord, and loving it! It seems like toward the end of the school year life just gets extremely busy and there’s not too many down days where I can just sit for long periods of time
I absolutely love this hand wash and thought I would share it. Raw Sugar is a natural hand wash. The scent I chose to try out was Raw Coconut + Mango. I recently found this hand wash at Target and I’m glad I saw it. I had never seen or heard of this product and
Happy Sock Sunday! It’s been a long couple of weeks. I recently traveled to Seattle, Portland, & Vancouver, B.C. for spring break. (Stay tune for a posts about my travel.) Since, I’ve been traveling, I haven’t had much time to get a lot of reading done. I’ve only read 7 books, so far this year