Category Archives: ARC

Now in My Bookbag: The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper, by Phaedra Patrick

I received an advanced copy of this book from Netgalley in exchange for providing honest feedback to the publisher. This book elicits a wide range of emotions. It is moving, enlightening, and life affirming. The story tastefully handles matters of … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: Franny and Toby – The Mystery of the Kidnapped Cat, by Tetman Callis

I received an advanced copy of this book through Netgalley in exchange for honest feedback for the author and publisher, and an honest review. This is a truly delightful book, perfect for children from 3rd to 6th grade. Told mostly … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: Crime and Poetry, by Amanda Flower

This story is charming, magical, and a little bit quirky. I truly enjoyed this read and feel very comfortable recommending it. Most of the book flows well. My only complaint has to do with the depth and complexity of the … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: Before the Fall, by Noah Hawley

I was given a copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. This book is very interesting. It is a study of the way that even small decisions and chance encounters can spin lives onto … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: If We Were a Movie, by Kelly Hamilton Oram

WOW! This book is great! The concept is so inventive, and the writing is brilliant. This story has such great flow, wonderful characters, and shows great imagination. I am able to see myself in both Nate and Jordan. They have … Continue reading

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Now In My Bookbag : The Lie Tree, by

What a phenomenal work! Books this exceptional are far too rare. Author Frances Hardinge has a special gift for prose. Setting descriptions breathe life into Vane Island, from Faith’s first assessment of her new home, until the story’s last syllables … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: Reading Up A Storm, by Eva Gates

I was given an advance copy of this book by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Expected release date: April 5th, 2016 I really enjoyed this book. It is the third book in the Lighthouse Library Mystery Series. … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: Soulless, by Sarah J Pepper

I was given an advance copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions expressed are my own. Much is made during the book about Piper being the mirror image of Declan. So too, this story is … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: Heroes, by Ednah Walters

I was given an advance copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. The opinions expressed are mine alone. Heroes is the second book in the Eirik Series, a companion to Walters’ wildly popular Runes Series. Author Ednah … Continue reading

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Now in My Bookbag: If We Were a Movie, by Kelly Hamilton Oram

WOW! This book is great! The concept is so inventive, and the writing is brilliant. This story has such great flow, wonderful characters, and shows great imagination. I am able to see myself in both Nate and Jordan. They have … Continue reading

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