Matilda by Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl deserves 5 out of 5 birds for his novel Matilda. It's a true classic. I just finished a life long dream of reading this to my children. My girls loved this one and there were so many parts that were memorable. They are completely terrified of Miss Trunchbull and the chokey, but is... Continue Reading →

Restart by Gordon Korman

Okay GorDON Korman, you get a full chicken dinner of five out of five birds for Restart. Was it cheesy? Maybe a little bit but I absolutely loved the message and the feeling I was left with. The book is written in many students perspectives and really allows you to see the WHOLE picture. You... Continue Reading →

My Father’s Dragon

My Father's Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett I give this book 4 out of 5 birds! I read this one with my four year old and 2.5 year old girls. The cover is fantastic and I adored the art throughout the book.  I felt like some of the language was hard to understand- mostly relating to... Continue Reading →

The Magic Finger

The Magic Finger by Roald Dahl I’ll give this book is 3 out of 5 birds. It was short, which is great for reading to a four year old. I felt like it was a preachy book, especially for a children’s genre. With that aside, my daughter enjoyed the concept of the humans becoming birds,... Continue Reading →

Fablehaven

Fablehaven by Brandon Mull My rating: 3 of 5 stars Rounding up 🐦🐤🐦out of five 🤷‍♀️Fablehaven by Brandon Mull....I didn’t hate it but I definitely didn’t love it. I usually have the ability to think like the reader a book was intended for but I just haven’t mastered middle grade boy. Seth (one of the... Continue Reading →

The War That Saved My Life

The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley My rating: 5 of 5 stars The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley gets all five 🐤🐦🐤🐦🐤 from me! I will start with this. I usually do not enjoy historical fiction at all... but this one had me hooked from the beginning.... Continue Reading →

Wishes and Wellingtons

Wishes and Wellingtons by Julie Berry My rating: 5 of 5 stars Wishes and Wellingtons by Julie Berry (Audible Audio) Julie Berry knocked it out of the park again with Wishes and Wellingtons, I give it five out of five birds. Maeve, a spunky young girl, is such a lovable character who had me laughing... Continue Reading →

The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place

Title: The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place Author: Julie Berry Published: September 23rd, 2014 Pages: 368 Genre: Middle Grade, Mystery Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Listened to on the Overdrive App BUY ON AMAZON HERE Goodreads Description:  There's a murderer on the loose—but that doesn't stop the girls of St. Etheldreda's from attempting to hide the death of their... Continue Reading →

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