Another Tuesday, another stack of books! Three of these release today, as do a few more that I have pictured below. However, I just found out that THE NEW FARM is now releasing on March 27, so let's just call this an early release celebration ~ photos are taken, and that's that. One version of … Continue reading New Releases for March 20, 2018 and More
Dear Readers ~ It is INCREDIBLY rare that I will straight-up share a press release with you, but this one I have deemed incredibly important and worthy of its own post. I have read a digital copy of this book, and given the vital message it is bringing to our youth, and given that the … Continue reading Chronicle Books and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver present A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo
Popping in quick to let you know that I read these three books over the past two days, and they are ALL books you'll want to pre-order so you have them ASAP! Two are middle grade and one is mature young adult. Very different kinds of books for different audiences, for sure! Thanks a million … Continue reading Three March 20th Kid Lit Releases You Need to Pre-Order Now
It's another whirlwind blog post week! Ready, set, GO! Here are all of the fabulous review copies I have from publishers for March 13 releases! I have read 3 of them and am excited to read the rest. Now for the 3 of the publisher-provided titles that I have already read and reviewed on Goodreads … Continue reading New Releases for March 13, 2018 and MORE!
I am so happy to be hosting this guest post today! This middle grade author has a lot to say about book covers, and HER fabulous book with its marvelous cover releases today, March 6, 2018! Guest post by Diane Magras ~ author of The Mad Wolf's Daughter A cover is a reader’s first impression … Continue reading Guest Post: The Power of Book Covers by Diane Magras
The first Tuesday of every month is always the BIG release date of the month, and March 2018 is no exception! Here are all of the March 6th adult releases that were sent to me by publishers as complimentary review copies.......there were more middle grade and YA releases that I have already read and reviewed … Continue reading New Releases March 6, 2018
Oh my goodness! I just realized how terrible I have been about promoting the Kid Lit Exchange blog here and MUST remedy that. If you aren't aware, Kid Lit Exchange is my baby, and is a reviewer network that I founded in the summer of 2017. And this new site is where almost all of … Continue reading Are you following the Kid Lit Exchange Blog?
I have exactly 10 minutes for a blog post this week ~ ready set GO....... If you want an update on my reading journal, head over to this Instagram post. Here is what I have been reading over the past 2 weeks ~ if I show them here, I recommend them! And no links because … Continue reading A Quick Lunchtime Reading Recap
It's that time again! Time for me to share my thoughts on a batch of picture books received from publishers for review. One of these books released in January 2018, and all of the rest of them release in either March or April 2018. All of these titles are now being passed on to Kid … Continue reading February 2018 Picture Book Round Up
This is a big deal to me as a reviewer! And now my review for AMERICAN PANDA by Gloria Chao is finally online, so you can all read it, even if you aren't an SLJ subscriber! Here's how the process works, if you are curious: I get an email saying I've been assigned a review … Continue reading My First STARRED Review in School Library Journal