Book Review: Ida B by Katherine Hannigan

Rating : 4.4 out of 5 stars Age Recommended: 8 and up Ida B. is a great book about the ups and downs of homeschooling. Katherine Hannigan shows how school can be great for some, while not so great for others. This book was really inspirational in terms of what a person could do when they put their mind to something. Ida B. was a character whose ingenious ideas could change the world, and I found myself believing in her as much as her own parents did in the book. If we had more people like Ida B. in this … Continue reading Book Review: Ida B by Katherine Hannigan

Book Review: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

Rating : 4.8 out of 5 stars Recommended age : 7 and up Wonder is an amazing book that shows how fortunate most of us are. Sometimes, you look in the mirror and say, “I wish my ears were a little smaller.” Others, who are less fortunate than you like August, will look in the mirror and say, “I wish I had ears that were fully formed.” Funny right? You want to change what you have but some people don’t even have that. That shows us that many are less fortunate than others and that they deserve the same amount … Continue reading Book Review: Wonder by R. J. Palacio