A Book Club, Baby

Hi there everybody. I know you have all been DYING to hear from us. It’s been a while. Jessica got a job and I went back to school. Needless to say, we are very, very busy. But both of us prefer reading to sleeping, so we still manage to slip it in somehow. Since I…

Become Gruesomely Educated!

How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous by Georgia Bragg Intermediate Non-Fiction 5/5 stars from Mary! This book is way cool! “There are funny crying parts and disgusting stupid parts and hideous cool parts, but it’s pretty much one train wreck after another. And who can tear their eyes away from a…

You Want a Book Review? AS YOU WISH! (Mary)

Guess what! I am in the middle of my second week of school!! For those of you who are out of the loop, I am going to UVU to finish up my bachelors degree in English- Creative Writing. I have also managed to fit getting my certification in Editing and Document Design (whatever that is)…

From this Moment: A Book Review by Mary

From This Moment by Elizabeth Camden My rating:(3.75/5) Romulus White, a declared bachelor,  is a publisher of a scientific magazine. He knows the thing that will take his magazine to the next level is the beautiful lithograph artwork of Stella West. However, Stella West has put her artistic career on hold while she investigates the…

Lockwood and Co Series Review

  Lockwood and Co by Johnathan Stroud This is a cheerful series about some orphans that are adopted by a rich woman- who is helping them fulfill their greatest potential, and making their dreams come true. The “screaming staircase” that first book is referring to is the one the young girls like to slide down-…

Halloween Books for everyone! (Mary)

All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey! And you know what that means right? Well, it’s a California Winter. But, before that, it’s a Utah fall! And the best part about a Utah fall is all the holidays! And the best thing about holidays are doing things that get you into the…

PRICELESS PICTURE BOOKS!! (Mary’s top 50)

I love it when I get a blog request! Thanks Britnie for the suggestion! This list isn’t meant to be in any ranking order. It’s just a list of books hat my kids and I have loved reading. And as an added bonus, I only put picture books on here that you can check out…