Latest Reviews:I found this book yesterday and decided to read a page before going to sleep, however this turned out to be impossible to put down and when I realized, it was over.At a time when face to face comunication and personal interaction is increasingly scarce, it's important to question ourselves - do we r......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:i loved this book because i love it when all the chapters are different people in the book. This book would be perfect for people who like realistic fiction. If you like to read realistic fiction books then you will like the mother daughter book club. This story focuses on four girls named Emma, Jes......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Mother’s Day has been ruined this year, and Kyle just has to fix it. But how?
He knows something is wrong when he and Dad don’t go shopping for special gifts like they usually do. Then, before he gets the chance to tell Mom how much he loves her, he has to help her pack all their stuf......[Read More]
Not really a graphic novel, since it's nonfiction. This book tells the story of Mother Jones' life in comic book style. It's easy enough for kids to read, but has many details adults might notice that make it a rich experience to read. Part of a larger Capstone series of......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:This is a very lovely and well written book from the point of view of a nine year old boy whose mother has just left their family for another man. The style was very realistic, however, there isn't much plot action, there's a lot of rambling about his feelings. Also it's quite depressing. It's illus......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:This book is amzing! I absolutley loved it, and would read it a million times! I loved thid book because it was realistic and imaginative at the same time. one of those hideous books where the mother dies is enjoyable and I liked being able to realate to Ruby being a teen just like me. I don't know ......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Bruce the bear likes to keep to himself. That, and eat eggs. But when his hard-boiled goose eggs turn out to be real, live goslings, he starts to lose his appetite. And even worse, the goslings are convinced he's their mother. Bruce tries to get the geese to go south, but he can't seem to rid himsel......[Read More]
GREAT to read with a young reader. Easy, short phrases for young readers and also love the sections where we both read together. Love how she used some classic tales and her little spin/version of them.
It's a bit on the cheesy side--cheese that I might be able to appreciate more if this didn't hit too many tender heartstrings right now. The illustrations were hard to dissociate from Fancy Nancy, too! But they still worked with the subject matter. As a Beehive book? Ehh......[Read More]
Book Introduction:This is the life story of Mother Teresa, and how she struggled against oppression to become a symbol of the human rights movement. It tells what life was like for her and how she helped to change people's lives. There are watercolour paintings to illustrate the stories.[Read More]
What a lovely book. As with all of Ms. Sanderson's books, the pictures are simply breathtaking. It contains all the traditional, well known nursery rhymes, and more. I wish I had this book when I was a little kid!
This book was in my 'To be read' list since long time. But, this time I got this book in exchange of an honest review.I must say another good work by Segilola!!I loved the story, the concept, & the fact that, how well she is trying to represent her culture. Mother is......[Read More]
Book Introduction:For the mother and daughter who seek a thoughtful, creative way to connect with one another. This journal is the perfect tool to strengthen your mother-daughter relationship. The engaging prompts invite you to exchange heart-to-heart thoughts, swap stories, share dreams, and explore common and uniqu......[Read More]
I read this in one sitting from 3 to 8 this morning (I have terrible insomnia). I cried through most of it. If you'd like to know more about the real-life chimp who inspired the book, I highly recommend this Radiolab episode, Lucy.
Latest Reviews:Mother Teresa: The Smile of Calcutta a hardcover, illustrated book for ages 7+. It's illustration style is a bit more cartoonish in nature than the book Mother Teresa of Calcutta, but that will probably make it more inviting for the younger audience. The book does not begin with her early childhood,......[Read More]