The Storm Runner

In full disclosure, I’m pretty psyched about the new Rick Riordan imprint series of world mythology for middle-grade readers. This one not only has Mayan mythology (which I was searching for last year when we were studying them) but also homeschooling (due to bullying, which is actually which is a nice nod to normalizing the…

The Good Demon

The prose in this novel was so descriptive that I not only read it one sitting, but I felt as if I were transported into the book. This is a classic horror story with a twist. The writing is evocative of either Neil Gaiman or Stephen King. Kind of YA homage to both I suppose. …

Finding Esme

Since I’ve been back in the kid lit reading saddle I’ve been reading all tearjerkers. I need to consciously seek out a happy book this week. Not that this isn’t a good book- it is. I’ve just been crying a little over my kindle all week. Anyhow, here goes- I really liked Esme, I loved…