Book vs Movie | The One and Only Ivan

It’s the age old question asked by any film or print fan around the planet. I know how many times I’ve been asked, ‘why would you read that, they made a movie?’ Obviously it’s because the book is always better. But is it really? Goodreads Synopsis: Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit […]

Review | The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine ApplegateThe One and Only Ivan #1Middle GradeHarperCollins | January 17, 2012 About the Book: The problem with secrets is that they’re too easy to keep collecting. Luna Allen has done some things she would rather no one ever know about. She also knows that, if she could go back […]

Baby Chick’s Pick | The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

  Baby Chick’s Pick – September 2016 The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate  For September’s book I decided to change it up by not picking an Urban Fantasy YA novel.  Instead I chose a book I read when I was younger. The One and Only Ivan is one of my favorites.  This is told from […]