Posts Categorized: Book Reviews

The Lonely Book – Review

I love the way my three-year-old picks books at the library. She runs at a break-neck pace, pulling anything that looks interesting or has substance (and by “substance” I don’t mean it in the metaphorical way, I mean in the “it has mass and can be picked up” sort of way) off shelves and plopping… Read more »

The Wizard of Crescent Moon Mountain – book review

The Wizard of Crescent Moon Mountain by Oldman Brook is a story about an adventure. Nine companions, comprised of dwarves, men, elves, Otso (men who can shapeshift and become animals), and a wizard set out across the land to battle Warrior: the evil entity that threatens their world. Pros: 1. The book is incredibly family-friendly…. Read more »

He Whistles for the Cricket

I’m not sure where to categorize this: sort of a “featured artist” post I guess.  Today’s post is about one of my all-time favorite books: He Whistles for the Cricket by Gwen Walker (my grandma). My Grandma Walker wrote a book (yes, I come by my writing skills honestly) before she died called “He Whistles… Read more »

Dragons: Legends and Lore of Dinosaurs

Of all the books that I’ve gotten through the blogging review program, this one has to be up near the top of my list. Some of you may remember the blog post I did a while back concerning why I believe dragons once actually existed? Well, apparently I’m not the only one. This book combines… Read more »