Children's fiction, Fantasy, Uncategorized

The Last Dragonslayer by Jasper Fforde

Narrated by: Elizabeth Jasicki I stumbled on this multiple times before I decided to give it a shot also since I once again forgot that the next two books were not available to me at this time, I will probably only listening to this one and may look out for the others. That may seem like… Continue reading The Last Dragonslayer by Jasper Fforde

Children's fiction, Drama

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

There will be few who have not heard of this book. The blurb, the numerous different reviews ranging from detailed to purely emotional, had me thinking that I should at least check it out. It is obviously targeted at children but is something that will appeal to adults as well. The most vital point is… Continue reading A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Children's fiction

The Haunting of Elmwood Manor (Pekin Dewlap Mystery #1) by Pamela McCord

This book had a very large scope of possibilities. The children, (although they are teens and one of them drives, their conversations made me feel like they existed in a separate younger world) have been friends since as far as they can remember. The story jumps right into the premise, providing us with information about… Continue reading The Haunting of Elmwood Manor (Pekin Dewlap Mystery #1) by Pamela McCord