Category Archives: Book Reviews

Love this Book for Homeschooling a 7th Grader!

We are currently using Building Strong Writers in Middle School – Classroom-ready activities that inspire creativity and support core standards By: Deb Delisle and Jim Delisle. It is not made for homeschoolers but is easily adaptable. There are a few projects … Continue reading

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Living Dead Girl By: Elizabeth Scott

This book is a must read! It will stay with me forever. It is one of those books that you desperately want to put down because it is so sad but you can’t because you have to know what happens. … Continue reading

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National Geographic – Simply Beautiful Photographs By: Annie Griffiths

The Photographs in this book are exactly what you are expecting. They are amazing and varied. This is the perfect coffee table book! It is fun to flip through slowly and visitors will be intrigued enough to open it. It … Continue reading

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The Hound of the Baskervilles – Book #27

My 27th book of the year was “The Hound of the Baskervilles.” This book is a classic and it does not take long to figure out why. I love Holmes and Watson! I was hooked within the first couple chapters and barely put … Continue reading

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Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake By: Anna Quindlen – Book 16

I just finished my sixteenth book of the year, Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake – A Memoir by: Anna Quindlen. It was recommended by a patient. She made me promise to read it when I had time. I stumbled upon it last … Continue reading

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Me Talk Pretty One Day – Book #14

My fourteenth book of the year was Me Talk Pretty One Day By: David Sedaris. This book was so funny! Since we moved I have to pick my oldest up at school because we are outside bus service for her … Continue reading

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Who Moved My Cheese? – Book #11

My eleventh book of the year was “Who Moved My Cheese?” By: Spencer Johnson, M.D. My Dad had this book on his living room book shelf. From the moment I read the title I had to read it! I borrowed it a … Continue reading

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