Books of the Month, February 2018

It's nearly National Singles Awareness Day, followed by National All Chocolate is Half Price Day! Check out these three books that read well whether you're taken or on the market. Thwonk by Joan Bauer Student photographer AJ McCreary is hopelessly in love with her handsome classmate, Peter Terris. When a real-life Cupid appears and grants her … Continue reading Books of the Month, February 2018

5 Books I’ve Reread the Most

1. Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones I was a huge fan of the Hiyao Miyazaki movie in middle/high school and thought I'd check out the book it was (somewhat loosely) based on, and it's influenced my writing ever since. The reimagined fairytale tropes, the odd bursts of magic, the goofy but headstrong characters, the … Continue reading 5 Books I’ve Reread the Most

Books You Should Read: Peeled by Joan Bauer

Looking for a quick read with a lot of heart? Check out this wonderful novel about a small-town, apple-picking, persistent high school journalist from the author of Rules of the Road and Hope Was Here. The Basics: When rumors of a haunted house and prowling ghost flip a small Hudson Valley town on its head, fearless high … Continue reading Books You Should Read: Peeled by Joan Bauer