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Beautiful Book: Toot

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Some books are simply beautiful. There is no other way to describe them. Just glancing at them makes you smile and fills your chest with a comforting warmth. Often, these beautiful books are picture books. And yet, they have so much to offer adults as well. Sometimes the illustrations are gorgeous. At first glance, this […]Continue Reading
A woman sets out on a cross-country road trip, unknowingly tracing in reverse the path her mother traveled thirty years before. In parallel tales, the three women -- Louise, Florrie, Ethel -- discover that not all journeys follow a map. As they rediscover their carefree selves on the road, they learn that sometimes the paths we follow are shaped more by our traveling companions than by our Continue Reading
This meme is hosted by Sam @ Taking On A World of Words.  The Three W’s are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Between Bout of Books, an office move, and general life, things have been busy. I’m still loving audiobooks and rereading favourites […]Continue Reading
I'm participating in the Bout of Books 20 Read-a-thon. This post is my way of tracking my reading and the Bout of Books challenges I participate in. Follow along and share your reading progress in the comments. Continue Reading
Jack might be the only kid in the world who's dreading summer. But he's got a good reason: summer is when his single mom takes a second job and leaves him at home to watch his autistic kid sister, Maddy. It's a lot of responsibility, and it's boring, too, because Maddy doesn't talk. Ever. But then, one day at the flea market, Maddy does talk—to tell Jack to trade their mom's car for a box of Continue Reading