Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Bronze Pen

I’ve read this book about two or three times. I’m still not tired of it. This tale written by Zilpha Keatley Snyder never ceases to captivate me. Audrey Abbot has a dream of becoming a writer, but nobody else knows. … Continue reading

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Amelia Rules! Book Trailer

I just thought this was very cute and think it gives you a better look at the adventures of Amelia and her friends. So enjoy! June 24, 2011: 7 posts to go!

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Amelia Rules!: The Whole World’s Crazy

Possibly my all-time favorite graphic novel series is Amelia Rules! Really, how can you not love it? It’s about an extremely funny, interesting, and adventurous young girl, who still has her flaws. Amelia Louise McBride is real, and I think … Continue reading

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Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village

This book is just fun. It is full of monologues/dialogues, all based on everyday life in Medieval times, every one written by the talented hand of Laura Amy Schlitz. There are parts from Nelly the sniggler, Constance, a pilgrim, and … Continue reading

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The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

Now, we all know that this blog is for kids. I review kids’ books, I write about kids’ authors, and that’s pretty much because I’m a kid. But attention adults, because this one is actually one for you! The Sweetness … Continue reading

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Matilda Bone

If you look at the header when you first bring up my website, you will notice smack-dab in the middle and a little to the left, there happens to be a rather surly looking young girl with yellow braids and … Continue reading

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