In Which I Compare Myself to YA Parents

Today, for the first time, I allowed my daughter to walk with her friends (in a group) to the gas station up the road.   I’m sure there are people out there who would shrug like it’s no big deal, and probably people who think I’m nuts.  I generally fall into the second category.  She’s […]

Waiting on Wednesday | Release

Release by Patrick Ness (Release Date: September 19, 2017) About the Book: Inspired by Mrs Dalloway and Judy Blume’s Forever, Release is one day in the life of Adam Thorn, 17. It’s a big day. Things go wrong. It’s intense, and all the while, weirdness approaches… Adam Thorn is having what will turn out to be the […]

Baby Chick’s Pick – March 2017

Baby Chick’s Pick – March 2017 Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli When I picked this up to read it, I was already in the middle of a book.  I was at the bookstore and knew that I was going to love this.  (That’s not exactly how I remember it, Baby Chick…)  After I […]