Pushinka the Barking Fox by Lee Alan Dugatkin and Lyudmila Trut

A True Story of Unexpected Friendship ★★★★ What I Loved: This true story had photos and easy to understand language for young children. It made my daughter invested in the story. She had a lot of questions and wanted to know so much about this! How I Felt: I knew nothing about this experiment and… Continue reading Pushinka the Barking Fox by Lee Alan Dugatkin and Lyudmila Trut

One Day at Disney by Bruce Steele, Bob Iger

Meet the People Who Make the Magic Across the Globe Just the Details: One Day at Disney by Bruce Steele Introduction by Bob Iger Publishing Date: December 3, 2019 Publisher: Disney Editions Deluxe Page Count: 224 ★★★★★ What I Loved: The photographs in this book were amazing! Each page is filled with beautiful photos giving… Continue reading One Day at Disney by Bruce Steele, Bob Iger

Braving Chemo by Beverly A. Zavaleta MD

What to Expect, How to Prepare and How to Get Through It ★★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: Beverly A. Zavaleta has written a guide to chemo for cancer patients and family that takes some of the guesswork out of a very stressful and trying time. I loved the way the book was structured with… Continue reading Braving Chemo by Beverly A. Zavaleta MD

Clarence’s Big Secret by Roy MacGregor

★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: This was a great children's non-fiction story written in a way that felt like a story to a child. It was easy for my daughter to understand and she enjoyed the book. How I Felt: I loved the way the book started with Clarence as a young boy and… Continue reading Clarence’s Big Secret by Roy MacGregor

Choices: The True Story of One Family’s Daring Escape to Freedom by J.E. Laufer

★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: This is a somewhat short book at 120 pages and those 120 pages were filled with a wonderful and amazing story of strength, determination, and Choices. JE Laufer writes her family's story with such love and passion, you cannot help, but to be drawn in. The book does not… Continue reading Choices: The True Story of One Family’s Daring Escape to Freedom by J.E. Laufer

The Boy Who Invented the Popsicle Treat by Anne Renaud

The The Cool Science Behind Frank Epperson's Famous Frozen Treat ★★★★★ My Thoughts: What I Loved: A non-fiction story that read like a fiction book. My daughter was so interested in the story. She kept asking, so this is a true story mom, a "NON-FICTION". It was so fun for her to imagine how this… Continue reading The Boy Who Invented the Popsicle Treat by Anne Renaud

The Octopus Curse by Salma Farook

★★★ I was provided a copy of this book in exchange for my honest review. My Thoughts: What I Loved: The beautiful illustrations in this book were just stunning! I'll share a few throughout my review. How I Felt: I have never read a book of poetry before, and I was honest with the author… Continue reading The Octopus Curse by Salma Farook

Hidden Pearl by J.E. Laufer

★★★★★ This book was provided to me by NetGalley and Little Egg Publishing Company in exchange for my honest review. My Thoughts: What I Loved: Learning about the hiding of Jewish children in plain sight was so great. I have not read a story like this before and it just drew me in from the… Continue reading Hidden Pearl by J.E. Laufer

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

★★★★★ What I Thought: What I Loved: Jeannette's strong, smart personality. She is able to overcome so much and she was so amazing at such a young age!How I Felt: I couldn't help but to love Jeannette and her siblings. You want to help them and give them a better life.To Read or Not To… Continue reading The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

Not Without My Daughter by Betty Mahmoody

★★★★★ What I Thought: What I Loved: This book is a memoir and this mother's fierce determination in the face of completely insurmountable odds was such a force in this book. I couldn't tear myself away from her story. How I Felt: I was completely terrified for this Betty and her daughter. I had such… Continue reading Not Without My Daughter by Betty Mahmoody