If I Ever Get Out Of Here by Eric Gansworth | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To This Book? If I Ever Get Out Of Here by Eric Gansworth uses music as a huge theme and is a historical fiction young adult book. These two elements are among my favorite things to read. Originally, I had a copy ofIf I Ever Get Out Of Here from Netgalley, […]

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee by Dee Brown | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To This Book? I listened toBury My Heart At Wounded Knee by Dee Brown because the book has been on my Project Fill In The Gaps Challenge and on my To Be Read list for pretty much forever. A little background, I was a social studies education major in college and […]

Retro Friday: The Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell

Retro Friday is a meme hosted by Angieville. Basically the premise is that you review a retro book on Friday. As this is my first time participating in Retro Friday, I thought I would review a novel near and dear to the hearts of everyone except for me. Honestly, I sort of feel like the […]

The Absolutely True Diary of A Part Time Indian by Sherman Alexie | Book Review

Y’all, I read banned books. The Absolutely True Diary of A Part Time Indian by Sherman Alexieis a beautifully written book about a teenage boy named Arnold ‘Junior’ Spirit, who leaves his Indian reservation school to receive an education at the white school. We see Junior face problems many of his real life contemporaries face, […]