Tag Archives: YA

Dessert First – Book Recommendation

TITLE: Dessert First   AUTHOR: Dean Gloster   PUBLISHER: Merit Press, September 2016   ARC FROM PUBLISHER.   AGES: 12+ (YA)   THEMES/TOPICS: childhood cancer, family dynamics, leukemia. brothers & sisters, San Francisco, high school   OPENING LINES: I‘ve thought … Continue reading

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Color Blind – Book Review

Title: color blind Author: Sheila Sobel Publisher: Merit Press, 2016 Age: 14+ Themes: grief, loss, new orleans, vodoo, genealogy ARC from publisher in exchange for an impartial review Opening Lines: There’s a whole lot of nothing on the way to New Orleans. I hadn’t seen … Continue reading

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Susan Kaye Quinn – Author Interview

In 2011, the year I began this blog, I took part in a month of bloggers/authors connecting with one another through a whole host of activities. As part of this, I chose to participate in the book launch for an … Continue reading

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