Review: The Journey

October 18, 2016



The Journey By Francesca Sanna Flying Eye Books September 2016 48 pages A brother and sister lived happily with their mother and father in a beautiful city by the sea until the blackness of war spread chaos and destruction and eventually took their father. Their mother heard about a distant country with forests and mountains […]

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Review: My First Book of Hockey

October 11, 2016



My First Book of Hockey A Rookie Book: Mostly Everything Explained About the Game Written by Mark Bechtel and Beth Bugler Illustrated by Bill Hinds Time Inc. Books September 2016 48 pages Pay no attention to the age recommendations. My First Book of Hockey is not just for little kids, or beginners. Brought to you […]

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Review: Rosita and the Night of the Radishes

October 5, 2016



Rosita and the Night of the Radishes By Dorothy Thurgood Manning 33 Loretta Kids’ Books March 2016 60 pages Rosita tends her family’s fruit and vegetable gardens in the hills of Oaxaca, Mexico, while her mama and papa sell their crops in the city. Her parents need to sell more fruits and vegetables and Rosita […]

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Review: Brunhilda’s Backwards Day

September 29, 2016



Look! Just in time for Halloween! Brunhilda’s Backwards Day By Shawna J.C. Tenney Sky Pony Press August 2016 32 pages Brunhilda’s daily witch routine involves warts, spider mush, ugly dresses, and bewitching everyone around her, including the cat. Until one night the cat stirs up his own potion and turns Brunhilda’s life upside down. She […]

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Review: News of the World

September 20, 2016


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News of the World By Paulette Jiles William Morrow October 2016 224 pages In the post-Civil War era, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd is a 71-year old widower and veteran of three wars. Ever since he lost his printing business during the Civil War, he travels across north Texas making a meager living as a news […]

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Heroes and Heartbreakers seeks short romance stories

September 14, 2016



Heroes and Heartbreakers is a community website featuring daily content for serious fans of the romance genre in all of its forms. Heroes and Heartbreakers welcomes submissions of original romance stories in all subgenres including erotica, contemporary, paranormal/urban fantasy, women’s fiction/chick lit, historical, romantic suspense, etc. They are not interested in “true confessions” or other […]

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Review: Chasing at the Surface

September 7, 2016


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Chasing at the Surface By Sharon Mentyka WestWinds Press October 2016 224 pages By all appearances, 12-year old Marisa Gage leads an enviable life with her dad on a houseboat in Puget Sound where whale watching is as common as bird watching. But her mom has left for California for unexplained reasons leaving her broken-hearted. […]

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