fiction · Science Fiction · Uncategorized

The Last Best Hope (Star Trek: Picard #1) by Una McCormack

This book straddles the time between the end of The Next Generation and the new CBS Picard television show. The only problem with watching the show before reading this book is that I find myself wanting to re-experience the first season all over again! SYNOPSIS A thrilling novel leading into the new CBS series, Una McCormack’s The… Continue reading The Last Best Hope (Star Trek: Picard #1) by Una McCormack

5OnMyTBR · Uncategorized

5 On My TBR: June 15th’s Rainbow Books

In case you didn't know, #5OnMyTBR is a bookish meme hosted by E. @ Local Bee Hunter’s Nook  and you can learn more about it here or see our host's post for today here. It occurs every Monday when we post about 5 books on our TBR that follow a different theme. Today's prompt is… Continue reading 5 On My TBR: June 15th’s Rainbow Books

humor · nonfiction · Uncategorized

NonFiction Friday: Quackery by Lydia Kang, MD and Nate Pedersen

This brief history of the worst ways to cure everything is the ideal nonfiction primer on the many ways humans have attempted to extend and enhance their lives through the years. Written by a practicing medical doctor, Lydia Kang, and historian / librarian, Nate Pedersen, the book reads like a duo of friends explaining to… Continue reading NonFiction Friday: Quackery by Lydia Kang, MD and Nate Pedersen

Graphic Novels · Middle Grade · Sunday Comics · Uncategorized

Sunday Morning Comics: Guts by Raina Telgemeier

This middle grade graphic novels features the author's own memories and experiences dealing with the physical manifestation of anxiety. The accessible message paired with the bravery and kindness of the characters makes this an ideal read for the stressors of today's world. SYNOPSIS A true story from Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling,… Continue reading Sunday Morning Comics: Guts by Raina Telgemeier

Graphic Novels · Middle Grade · Sunday Morning Comics · Uncategorized

The Okay Witch by Emma Steinkellner

A middle grade graphic novel that speaks to the power of communication in families. I couldn't love Moth Hush more if she used her magic to make a million copies of herself. SYNOPSIS A School Library Journal Best Graphic Novel of 2019! Sabrina the Teenage Witch meets Roller Girl in this hilarious, one-of-a-kind graphic novel… Continue reading The Okay Witch by Emma Steinkellner

Sunday Comics · Sunday Morning Comics · Uncategorized

Sunday Comics: March 22, 2020

Whether you are a fan of The Awkward Yeti or have never experienced the anthropomorphic delights of Nick Seluk's body parts, How I Broke Up With My Colon, will have your gut giggling. I read it once and immediately again! I have been a fan of The Awkward Yeti comics since the first time I saw adorable Gallbladder holding his… Continue reading Sunday Comics: March 22, 2020

historical fiction · Romantic · Uncategorized

Scot Under the Covers by Suzanne Enoch

The second in this historical romance series from New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Enoch is sure to make you feel Scot under the collar. A strong hero, a smart heroine, and a truly despicable villain make this regency romance a true delight! SYNOPSIS In Scot Under the Covers, a resourceful English lady and a hot-blooded… Continue reading Scot Under the Covers by Suzanne Enoch