Hi, fellow book dragons! (The term bookworm is too gentle and understated!) (read till the end for a treat) I love reading books, especially those in the fantasy genre. I'll be sharing my top fantasy authors. C.S. Lewis Ever since I read the Chronicles of Narnia as a child, I've fallen in love with Narnia. … Continue reading Great Fantasy Authors
*the lights begin to glimmer and a girl with a gavel appears* I call this meeting of the Bookworm Society to order! I propose a motion to change the name to the Book Dragon Society! *lights fade* Haha! I just love to read and discovered a few new titles this summer and can't wait to … Continue reading Summer Reading 2018
*This post contains spoilers* I found this series some years ago and just recently re-read the whole series. It's jam packed with fantasy, adventure, magic, and some romance. The 5 books follow Kendra and Seth Sorenson, two normal siblings, as they meet magic at Fablehaven, a secret magical preserve at which their Grandma and Grandpa … Continue reading Fablehaven series by Brandon Mull
On a trip to my favorite local private library (it's located a lady's basement and she has the best books), this retelling of Beauty and the Beast was recommend to me. *SPOILERS AHEAD* Plot: A family prospers in a city far away. I think this happens in Europe. A beautiful young lady and her … Continue reading Beauty by Robin McKinley
I'm back from the recesses of the high school textbooks! I'm glad to be done with tests and homework until 2018! I cannot believe 2018 is only a few weeks away. Here's what I'm looking forward to: gifts, cards, cookies and other sweet treats, BOOKS, Adventures in Odyssey, podcasts, sales, NO SCHOOL... I could on … Continue reading Happy Holidays!
Last weekend at the beach, I began to re-read George Washington's World by Genevieve Foster. It's a great book. I read it because it's worth re-reading and counts as bonus points for my AP US History class (yeah, it's self serving but hey it's enjoyable school work). The format of the book is clear and … Continue reading George Washington’s World by Genevieve Foster