Review: Groundhog Weather School by @JoanHolub #bookreview

Groundhog Weather School

Book: Groundhog Weather School Author: Joan Holub Illustrator: Kristin Sorra Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons ISBN: 978-0-399-24659-3 Pages: 32 Category: Childrens/Fiction/Picture Book About Groundhog Weather School The must-have book for Groundhog Day - and the rest of the year! With pop-art illustrations, a tongue-in-cheek tone, and a riot of detail, kids learn all the important aspects of Groundhog Day. And where better to learn it than Groundhog Weather … [Read more...]

Review: The Truth (I’m a girl, I’m smart and I know everything) by Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein

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Book: The Truth (I'm a girl, I'm smart and I know everything) Author: Dr Barbara Becker Holstein Publisher: Enchanted Self Press Pages: 112 ISBN: 978-09798952-0-3 Category:Fiction Description The Truth (from amazon.com) THE TRUTH is a delightful, humorous secret diary, written by a girl who is 11-12 years of age. She is wise and yet innocent. Her words acknowledge those priceless truths that we all knew as kids. She makes us cry and laugh and see ourselves. Everybody loves … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Giving Review: Cop’s Night Before Christmas

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Book: Cop's Night Before Christmas Author: Officer Michael D. Harrison Illustrator: David Miles Publisher: Pelican ISBN: 9781589808003 Category: Childrens/Christmas Description of Cop's Night Before Christmas Being on Santa’s Naughty List Just Took on a Whole New Meaning A large, bearded sergeant complete with handcuffs, a helicopter and a spotlight appears to watch over a sleepy town on Christmas Eve. Relieving a police officer from the Christmas Eve graveyard shift, … [Read more...]

Review: Anjuelle Floyd’s The House

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Book: The House Author: Anjuelle Floyd Publisher: NOJ Publications/October 2010 ISBN: 978-0-9797967-2-3 Pages: 300 Category: African-American Fiction/Women's Mainstream Fiction   Description of The House On receiving the very thing she wants—a divorce and the power to sell their house—over which they have fought the past year—Anna Manning learns that Edward, her soon-to-be ex-husband is dying from cancer. A faithful wife for three decades, and stay-at-home mother of four … [Read more...]

The House on Malcolm Street by Leisha Kelly

The House on Malcolm Street

Book: The House on Malcolm Street: A Novel Author: Leisha Kelly Publisher: Revell ISBN: 978-0-8007-3328-5 Pages: 352 Category: Christian Historical Fiction About The House on Malcolm Street: A Novel When tragedy steals her future, can Leah learn to trust again? It is the autumn of 1920, and Leah Breckenridge is desperate to find a way to provide for her young daughter. After losing her husband and infant son, she is angry at God and fearful about the days ahead. Finding … [Read more...]

Blog Tour Book Review: Buying Time by Pamela Samuels Young

Buying Time

Book: Buying Time Author: Pamela Samuels Young Publisher: Goldman House Publishing ISBN: 978-0-9815627-1-1 Pages: 370 Price $14.95 Category: Mystery (Legal Thrillers) Description Attorney Waverly Shaw lends a helping hand to terminally ill patients, and the money is pouring in. But  when Waverly’s clients start dying sooner than they  should, he is unwittingly drawn into a murder scheme  with ties to Washington. A determined federal prosecutor is hot on his trail, but when her … [Read more...]