July Reading Wrap Up

July was a really great reading month for me. At one point I even caught up to my goal, sadly that only lasted a day. But still I'm only 2 books behind now and I'm at a total of 142 books for the year. And I've read a total of 24 books this month. 1… Continue reading July Reading Wrap Up

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Promoting Creativity – Yen-Rong Wong

This month we have fellow writer Yen-Rong Wong with us for July's Promoting Creativity. This is a monthly blog series that I created a couple years back, at the end of the month I interview a fellow creator and then put it on my blog. 1) Tell us a little bit about what you do.… Continue reading Promoting Creativity – Yen-Rong Wong

Spunky Little Monkey & After The Fall – 2 Kid’s Lit Books I Didn’t Enjoy As Much

Goodreads Synopsis: Sleepy little monkey won't get out of bed. Mama called the Doctor and the Doctor said: "Apple Juice, Orange Juice, Gooseberry Pies -- Monkey needs some exercise!" Sleepy little monkeys everywhere will clap, stomp, shake, and cheer -- while chanting this rhythmic, energetic dance song based on a popular playground game. And as they… Continue reading Spunky Little Monkey & After The Fall – 2 Kid’s Lit Books I Didn’t Enjoy As Much

A Different Pond & Jabari Jumps – 2 Amazing Kid’s Lit Reads

Goodreads Synopsis: As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. A successful catch meant a fed family. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's father told him about… Continue reading A Different Pond & Jabari Jumps – 2 Amazing Kid’s Lit Reads

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness – By Arundhati Roy

Goodreads Synopsis: The Ministry of Utmost Happiness takes us on a journey of many years – the story spooling outwards from the cramped neighbourhoods of Old Delhi into the burgeoning new metropolis and beyond, to the Valley of Kashmir and the forests of Central India, where war is peace and peace is war, and where, from… Continue reading The Ministry of Utmost Happiness – By Arundhati Roy