Book and Coffee Reviews

“Ronan The Librarian” Mini Bookworm Review

Book: "Ronan The Librarian" by Tara Luebbe and Becky Cattie with illustrations by Victoria Maderna Genre: Children's Literature Format: Picture Book Rating: 4/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to the authors for the gifted copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! In a world of invading and raiding, Ronan the barbarian stumbles … Continue reading “Ronan The Librarian” Mini Bookworm Review

“Let’s Talk” Book Review

Book: "Let's Talk" by Therese Huston Genre: Non-Fiction, Human Resources/Communication Rating: 4/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to the publisher for the gifted copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! In a world filled with the constant blur of rushed communication, the ping of electronic correspondence and the static of conversations that … Continue reading “Let’s Talk” Book Review

Leaning into Non Fiction Reads

Lately I find myself leaning into more non fiction reads and I have been loving it. As a fantasy lover, lengthy fiction novels is a usual reading staple for me. Recently though something has changed. I find myself reaching more for books that offer informative discussions and statistical based presentations on interesting topics. I have … Continue reading Leaning into Non Fiction Reads

“It Will Be OK” Mini Bookworm Review

Book: "It Will Be OK" by Lisa Katzenberger Genre: Children's Fiction Rating: 5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to Sourcebooks Kids for the gifted copy of this wonderful book in exchange for an honest review! Empathy is such a hard concept to teach young kids. With two young kids, my husband and I are currently … Continue reading “It Will Be OK” Mini Bookworm Review

“A New First Day” Mini Bookworm Review

Book: "A New First Day" by Elena Grant Genre: Children's Fiction Rating: 5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to the author for providing me with a gifted copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This book is exactly what teachers and parents need in their hands right now! This children's story follows … Continue reading “A New First Day” Mini Bookworm Review

“A Sky Beyond The Storm” Audiobook Review

Book: "A Sky Beyond The Storm" Sabaa Tahir Genre: YA Fantasy Format: Audiobook Rating: 5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to Penguin Random House Audio for the free copy of the audiobook in exchange for an honest review! "A Sky Beyond The Storm" is the fourth and final installment of the Ember in the Ashes … Continue reading “A Sky Beyond The Storm” Audiobook Review

“The Knockout” Book Review

Book: "The Knockout" by S.A. Patel Genre: Young Adult Format: Physical Book Rating: 4/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to the publisher for the gifted copy of this book in exchange for an honest review! "The Knockout" by S.A. Patel is a new YA novel that speaks directly to the athlete inside of me. This … Continue reading “The Knockout” Book Review

“The Inheritance Games” Book Review

Book: "The Inheritance Games" by Genre: YA Mystery Rating: 3.5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: I read this book as part of a Buddy Read and enjoyed the group discussion! Buddy reads are a great way to digest, think critically and articulate feelings about books! I highly recommend this group reading format! I'm going to be honest … Continue reading “The Inheritance Games” Book Review

“Finding Freedom: A Cook’s Story Remaking A Life From Scratch” Book Review

Book: "Finding Freedom: A Cook's Story Remaking A Life From Scratch" by Erin French Genre: Memoir Rating: 5/5 Stars Blogger's Note: Thank you to Celadon Books for the gifted copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. #Partner You know how people say, "Don't go to the grocery store hungry." Well, the same … Continue reading “Finding Freedom: A Cook’s Story Remaking A Life From Scratch” Book Review