REVIEW| FINDING PERFECT

REVIEW| FINDING PERFECT

Finding Perfect SYNOPSIS To Molly Nathans, perfect is: • The number four • The tip of a newly sharpened number two pencil • A crisp, white pad of paper • Her neatly aligned glass animal figurines What’s not perfect is Molly’s mother leaving the family to take a faraway job with the promise to return [...]

REVIEW| UP FOR AIR

REVIEW| UP FOR AIR

Disclaimer: I received a copy of Up for Air from the publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. SYNOPSIS Thirteen-year-old Annabelle struggles in school, no matter how hard she tries. But as soon as she dives into the pool, she’s unstoppable. She’s the fastest girl on the middle school swim team, and when [...]

REVIEW| WONDERLAND

REVIEW| WONDERLAND

SYNOPSISWonderland -- From Barbara O'Connor, the beloved author of Wish, comes a big-hearted story about the meaning of friendship, the challenges of growing up, and one lovable runaway dog. Summary: WonderlandMavis Jeeter's mother is constantly moving cities and dragging her along. Their latest move happens because her mother's most recent relationship has ended. When Mavis's [...]

Master the RULES OF THE RUFF in This Middle-Grade Novel

Master the RULES OF THE RUFF in This Middle-Grade Novel

SYNOPSIS Twelve-year-old Jessie is in for a long summer at her aunt and uncle’s house. Her cousin Ann has a snotty new best friend, which leaves Jessie all alone. But Jessie is industrious, and—not content with being ignored all summer—she convinces Wes, a grouchy neighborhood dog walker, to take her on as his apprentice. Sure, [...]