Heads Up- Audible Sale

Of course this post will include affiliate links. I'll take my 4 cents out of every five dollars you spend as a finders fee for scrolling through all these sale books.The sale started this morning and ends on the 31st at Midnight. Declan just finished listening to this. Blasted Amazon- I used a whole credit … Continue reading Heads Up- Audible Sale

The Doughnut King: ARC Review

https://www.amazon.com/Doughnut-King-Fix-Book-ebook/dp/B07LGDF3D2/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=donut+king&qid=1559504715&s=digital-text&sr=1-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=d4e8868b6632e1e7e317a70e7618c5da&language=en_US Doughnuts and a city kid transformed from a transplant into a small town defender in one seamless story. What more could you ask for in a sequel? You don't need to read The Doughnut Fix (a 2018 Cybils finalist!) to enjoy this story, but I think you should. Kids of all ages will giggle … Continue reading The Doughnut King: ARC Review

Mary Wears What She Wants: A Book Review

This picture book biography took me by surprise. I mean that even though the author graciously offered me a review copy, I wasn't expecting to be so blown away by a picture book! I'll admit to being pretty excited about the author offering to inscribe it to my own daughter, also named Mary, who has … Continue reading Mary Wears What She Wants: A Book Review

Life As We Knew It: Book Review

https://www.amazon.com/Life-As-We-Knew-Book-ebook/dp/B003K15IIK/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=Life+As+We+Knew+It&qid=1559523419&s=gateway&sr=8-1&linkCode=ll1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=0fc6458cc7e7df573852a6387f5f4d5a&language=en_US I should call this a book venting. Before anyone freaks out on me. I'm not trying to be mean, I read the entire book and enjoyed it. Only it was just one of those books where in the end I wish it had been scientifically accurate. The ways people reacted to the events were … Continue reading Life As We Knew It: Book Review

Ronan Boyle and the Bridge of Riddles (Ronan Boyle #1)

https://www.amazon.com/Ronan-Boyle-Bridge-Riddles-ebook/dp/B07G9C1Y1C/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=Ronan+Boyle+and+the+Bridge+of+Riddles+(Ronan+Boyle+#1)&qid=1559504890&s=digital-text&sr=1-1-catcorr&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=5af4f213405a16ca1d70c82c6fd3ff9d&language=en_US This book is my brand, my spirit animal, my current fave among 2019 releases. It pushes all the buttons on what I look for in a read aloud. Plus, it is a perfect read aloud for this St. Patrick's Day week! Ronan Boyle, a smallish kid, lives in Ireland. His parents are in prison … Continue reading Ronan Boyle and the Bridge of Riddles (Ronan Boyle #1)

Sal and Gabi Break the Universe (A Sal and Gabi Novel, Book 1)

https://www.amazon.com/Gabi-Break-Universe-Novel-Book-ebook/dp/B07FL82MKG/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=sal+and+gabi&qid=1559505122&s=digital-text&sr=1-2&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=ce7a196b59bfd6f844be1fec0fa56282&language=en_US I was super psyched to get an early read of yet another book from the new Rick Riordan Presents Imprint Series. This story is a little different than most of the mythology-based storylines that I’ve come to expect from this publisher. It’s Snark, Science, and Spanglish- that’s how I sold it to my own … Continue reading Sal and Gabi Break the Universe (A Sal and Gabi Novel, Book 1)