book review: Jackaroo by Cynthia Voigt

Voigt, Cynthia. Jackaroo. New York: Scholastic, 1985.  Re-released by Simon Pulse in 2003. Similar books Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith, The Lioness Quartet by Tamora Pierce, A Curse as Dark As Gold by Elizabeth Bunce, Beauty by Robin McKinley Gwyn’s finger went back to the leather and she pulled it toward her. It lay loose, […]

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March madness of books

Wow, March is going to be an amazing month when it comes to books! I wanted to throw together a list of what I’m looking forward to, so if you happen to pick up one of these books we can talk! I put their release date, so you know when to start looking. Demonglass by […]

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Review of Matched by Ally Condie

Condie, Ally. Matched. New York: Dutton Juvenile; November 30, 2010 “What are you smiling about?” Xander wonders as I smooth the folds of my green silk dress down neat. “Everything,” I tell him, and it’s true. I’ve waited so long for this: for my Match Banquet where I’ll see for the first time, the face […]

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