Monthly Archives: December 2012

Happy Blogiversary

Today I celebrate my one year blogiversary. Yippee! I achieved last year’s resolution of posting every single week, and I’ve enjoyed sharing my thoughts and experiences with all of you. Count me in for another year of Friday afternoon posts … Continue reading

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‘Tis The Season For New Traditions

Holidays are such a magical time for picture books, and none are better than the Christmas books.  Our house has always had one undisputed favorite:  How the Grinch Stole Christmas. The Jim Carrey movie is fun, but nothing tops the original … Continue reading

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Starting A New Holiday Tradition

Every year in December my book club enjoys combining our two favorite things: Holiday Treats and Murder Mystery Books.  I’m not normally a huge fan of cozy murder mysteries, but once a year I can get on board for a … Continue reading

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Why Young Adult?

Jacquelyn Mitchard recently wrote a great article listing 7 Reasons Young Adult Books Appeal to Adults, and she hit the nail right on the head.  I’ve also noticed reading young adult literature has become more and more popular among my … Continue reading

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