Book Reviews

I typically post between two and three book reviews a week. Please refer to my review policy if you’d like to submit a book for consideration. I invite you to subscribe to my newsletter to get a summary of my reviews once  a month.

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: The Lost Christmas by b.b. cronin

Ivereadthis Jr. Edition: The Lost Christmas by b.b. cronin

So of course I'm going to post a review of a kids Christmas book before December 25-how could I not? Books are probably the one thing I never hesitate to give my kids. Confession: I love buying toys. I absolutely adore visiting Toys R Us and any other toy store, but I...

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2018 Short Story Advent Calendar Unveiling

2018 Short Story Advent Calendar Unveiling

Sometimes I don't like a short story. Sometimes, it launches me into a rant about why I don't like particular styles of writing. Today, is one of those days. On a happier note, at the end of this post is a video (hopefully it works!) of my first television book...

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2018 Short Story Advent Calendar Unveiling: December 13

2018 Short Story Advent Calendar Unveiling: December 13

I got up super early to film this today, so the lighting is bad and I'm wearing glasses. And my trusty bathrobe makes its first appearance. Still, I'm committed to this thing and I'm going to see it through! Also, this story is hilarious and highly recommended. ...

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Book Review: Miss Marley by Vanessa Lafaye

Book Review: Miss Marley by Vanessa Lafaye

I'm not sure I've ever actually read the classic Dickens story A Christmas Carol from beginning to end. Sure I've seen the adaptations, but I'm not as familiar with it as I would like to be. So when Miss Marley, an imagined prequel to  A Christmas Carol landed on...

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2018 Holiday Advent Calendar Unveiling: December 8

2018 Holiday Advent Calendar Unveiling: December 8

I've tried a new angle here-let me know what you think! Smokey chooses to clean her butt instead of making an appearance in this video. Also, you witness me daydreaming about being put under for my tooth surgery, because I'm looking forward to not worrying about...

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