Book Review: When You Never Said Goodbye by Meg Kearney

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Genre: Realistic Fiction Age Recommended: 13 and up This book was an ARC, courtesy of NetGalley I didn’t really enjoy this book, because while it was a good story and has well developed characters, I felt that the author tried too hard to drag the story out. Even though this book was the third in a series and I easily understood it without having read the first two. —————————– Liz’s adoptive father has just passed away, which is making her more eager than ever to find her birth mother. After saying goodbye to her mother after … Continue reading Book Review: When You Never Said Goodbye by Meg Kearney

Book Review: Threatened by Eliot Schrefer

Rating: 3 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommended: 12 and up Violent at times but the rest of the book is good. ——————————– When he was little, Luc’s mother told him all about the “mock men” in the forests and told him to stay away from their dwelling. Luc is older now and his mother is dead. He lives in an orphanage working odd jobs in town. One day, a man name Prof comes to town. Luc steals some of Prof’s possessions, but instead of getting mad, Prof hires Luc to go on an expedition with him. Together, Luc and Prof go into the … Continue reading Book Review: Threatened by Eliot Schrefer

Book Review: Turning On A Dime by Maggie Dana

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Genre: Historical Fiction, Fantasy Age Recommended: 12 and up A great book about a magic dime that transports the holder to another time. Well-written and characters are well-developed but the ending is very abrupt. ——————————————————————— Samantha is a girl in modern time. She lives in the era of the iPhone and iTunes. Her world is turned upside down when she finds a dime that transports her to another era. There, she meets Caroline. Caroline is a girl who lives in the South during the Civil War era. She has her own set of problems like being … Continue reading Book Review: Turning On A Dime by Maggie Dana