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Middle Grade Monday: Monstrous

This cover captured my heart long before its heroine Kymera did. But now that I've read her tale, Kymera's story is one that will stay with me for a long time. In an overall strong book the character of Kymera is perhaps the strongest element and I have no doubt that other readers will root,… Continue reading Middle Grade Monday: Monstrous

American contemporary, Funny Books, middle grade

Confectionery Fun: Bliss Review

I love food books, so when the ARC of Bliss arrived I couldn't wait to take it home. Bliss is a light-hearted, funny middle grade debut by Kathryn Littlewood. This is the story of Rose Bliss, the practical middle child of the Bliss family who run a little bakery in a small town. The locals… Continue reading Confectionery Fun: Bliss Review