Tag Archives: Jo Knowles

My Week in Books: Not for the Younger Set

All the books in this week’s post are for more mature readers. I do feel I need to say that, since I read largely for middle grade and middle school readers, with a huge helping of picture books thrown in. … Continue reading

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#bookaday 2014: Three good stories

I finished three good reads this week. Sea Runners, by Ivan Doig I was traveling, and the first book I finished on my trip made me ache to get home and put these two together: I am determined now to … Continue reading

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Eleanor & Park: THAT book for me

Below is the review I posted on Goodreads, right after I finished reading Eleanor & Park. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell My rating: 5 of 5 stars I was so afraid to finish this book. And then I had … Continue reading

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A Crystal Kite, an Inspirational Thank You, and an Ode

I recently read a lovely book by Jo Knowles. Okay, two. But one of them grabbed me so hard around the heart that when it came time to review it, well, I could only come up with lame words. See … Continue reading

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