Children's Picture Books

The Tickle Tree by Chae Strathi, illustrated by Poly Bernatene

The Tickle Tree is a wonderfully lyrical fantastic story, taking the reader on a journey through the imagination. The artwork is fabulous and the words spiral around the page, perfectly fitting into the art. In places, the words are props for the characters to use to leap from page to page. Each playful, imaginative scene…… Continue reading The Tickle Tree by Chae Strathi, illustrated by Poly Bernatene

Nonfiction

Bourbon: A History of the American Spirit by Dane Huckelbridge

…surely our spirit can survive an overdose or two of misguided notions and questionable taste, and still come out blazing in the end. Bourbon was a fun roller-coaster ride following bourbon’s rise and fall amidst the great social changes that influenced America. Huckelbridge tied bourbon closely with American movements such as frontier times, wild west,…… Continue reading Bourbon: A History of the American Spirit by Dane Huckelbridge

Fiction

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith

Meh, that’s what I thought at first. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies was neither good or bad but just uninteresting and pretty boring. Then, it got ridiculous and really bad. I have to say, the only reason I finished the book was because I was reading it for a reading challenge and even then, I pretty…… Continue reading Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith