Tag Archives: Shannon Hale

Stories for All

This week Shannon and Dean Hale released the second book in their Princess in Black Series: Perfect Princess Party. Nicole and I devoured it on release day. It’s an early reader chapter book with hilarious illustrations by LeUyen Pham. Love … Continue reading

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Thumbs Up / Thumbs Down Links

THUMBS UP for all the awesome retro sibling photos on Facebook for National Sibling Day.  You can check mine out here.  Hugs and Kisses to my awesome little sisters. THUMBS DOWN for our less than awesome 80’s fashion sense.  I … Continue reading

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The Summer The World Dies

I used to think of myself as a movie aficionado, someone who openly arranges her vacation plans around the key blockbuster releases.  Last summer I eagerly embraced the year of the super hero, sprinting to the movie theatre every other … Continue reading

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Palace of Stone has Finally Arrived!

Ladies and gentlemen, the day has finally arrived: Palace of Stone!  Sequel to Princess Academy.  Which won the Newbery Honor.  Squeeeee! You can bet I’ll be running out to buy my copy as soon as I’m done typing, and I … Continue reading

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