Dystopian future, Fiction, New Hits, Reviews, YA Fiction

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins – Book Review

 Happy end of the week! I've been meaning to post this review for over a week now but I've been on a roll, finishing one book and starting another. It's good for my reading but not for my writing. Now this review is a long one so bear with me......... In the early reconstruction years… Continue reading The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins – Book Review

Children's Literature, Classics, Favorites, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Reviews, Thoughts/Opinions

Riding Freedom by Pam Munoz Ryan – Book Review

This book is definitely one of my favorites, thirteen years hasn't changed that. I knew that I was going to like reading it just as much this time around as I did the first time because it is one of those books that I think about from time to time. Although it targets children as its main audience I think both children and adults can relate to Charlotte, and I also think both groups can stand to learn a thing or two from this book. Apart from generally being good storytelling, the book also teaches an important lesson about a significant figure in American history.

Children's Literature, Classics, Fiction, Reviews, Thoughts/Opinions

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll – Book Review

  Young and curious Alice stumbles down a rabbit hole and into Wonderland following a white rabbit wearing a waistcoat. On her journey, she soon discovers that this is only one of the many strange things common to Wonderland. Not used to the way things function and the strange way everyone in Wonderland behaves, Alice… Continue reading Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll – Book Review