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REVIEW: Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta

REVIEW: Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta

Genre: Dystopian Pages: 263 (paperback) Reading Level: Intermediate Rating: 3/5   Summary from Goodreads Global warming has changed the world’s geography and its politics. Wars are waged over water, and China rules Europe, including the Scandinavian Union, which is occupied by the power state of New Qian. In this far north place, seventeen-year-old Noria Kaitio … Continue reading

I’m working on them; I promise…

Sorry for slacking! Due to a pinched nerve or something, I haven’t been able to sit at a desk with my computer. But I am much better now so I am going to do my best to start catching up. I’m not sure if you’ve noticed my growing ‘pending reviews’ list; if you haven’t, don’t … Continue reading

REVIEW: Monsters A to Z by A.J. Cosmos

REVIEW: Monsters A to Z by A.J. Cosmos

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Memoir, Pages: 59, Reading Level: Easy Book Description: A.J. Cosmo describes the monsters that lurk in your neighborhood! Discover 26 fantastic and whimsical creations in this fully illustrated trip through the alphabet. The best part of this book is the artwork. I want to use some of them … Continue reading

In a Slump…

In a Slump…

Sorry I haven’t posted anything in a bit. I am in a slump. At first I thought I was coming down with something but then decided I was just craving a break. I’m still here! And as soon as I get to reading more than a handful of pages a day, I will post my … Continue reading

Free eBooks for Nook, May 2, 2013

Since it has become too much work to keep a current page of free eBooks, let’s try something different. When I get the chance, I will list free eBooks in a post. Sometimes they will be repeats and obviously many will expire. In addition, I will not include pictures. But this will make it easier … Continue reading

Free eBooks for Kindle, May 1, 2013

Since it has become too much work to keep a current page of free eBooks, let’s try something different. When I get the chance, I will list free eBooks in a post. Sometimes they will be repeats and obviously many will expire. In addition, I will not include pictures. But this will make it easier … Continue reading

Originally posted on Nerdy Book Club:
About a year and a half ago, a few of my colleagues and I had our students begin blogging about their independent reading. Some students finished four posts a year. Some students finished ten. Some more. Below are my top ten takeaways from our students’ blogging experience.   1.     …

Originally posted on S.M. McEachern:
I am happy to be participating in the 5th Annual Smashwords eBook Reading Week!  This means that Sunset Rising (Book 1) will be available on Smashwords during March 3 – 9 for 50% off the cover price – that’s only $1.49!  There have been several 4 and 5 star…