Middle School Reads

Middle School Reads

Reviews: The Fault In Our Stars and Evermore

Reviews: The Fault In Our Stars and Evermore

 

Are you the kind of person who has to read the book before the movie comes out?  I AM! 

Reviews: Monuments Men & Popular

Reviews: Monuments Men & Popular

This week I have read two non-fiction books that I highly recommend. One was a movie and one might be made into a movie, but that’s where the similarities of these titles end.

The Monuments Men by Robert M. Edsel is the story of allied forces hunting for the art stolen by the Nazis. And, Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek by Maya Van Wagenen follows the author through her 8th-grade year using the advice from a 1950’s guide to teen popularity.

100 Books a Year!

100 Books a Year!

 

Judge a Book by its Cover!

Judge a Book by its Cover!

I’ll admit it. I love a good book cover.  (Don’t we all?)

And while I understand the spirit of the adage “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” I think that boring book covers cause us to pass by what may be wonderful stories.

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