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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Kate : The Future Queen
Kate : The Future Queen

Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for The Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England, Kate Middleton. Since becoming Duchess Catherine of Cambridge in 2011, Middleton has captivated royals fans … Continue reading

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Booklist reviews Is This Panama? A Migration Story from Owl Kids

Booklist has reviewed this delightful story that combines nature and science with one bird’s quest to find its winter home. “A young bird finds he is all alone and goes on a quest to find his kind. No, this isn’t … Continue reading

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Matthew Hertenstein’s The Tell – Available On Net Galley
Matthew Hertenstein’s The Tell – Available On Net Galley

Every day is fraught with questions, some of them are trivial, others monumental. Where should I go for dinner tonight? Who should I vote for to lead my city, state, and country? Is the person I want to ask out … Continue reading

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Rave Review on Will Allen and the Growing Table from Readers to Eaters

New York Public Library’s Youth Material Specialist, Elizabeth Bird, posted an amazing review of the Readers to Eaters book Will Allen and the Growing Table on the SLJ, A Fuse #8 Production, blog. “I can tell you right now that Farmer Will … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Africa with Frances Lincoln and Kirkus Reviews!

Daily Pretzel is pleased to report on two Kirkus book reviews from Frances Lincoln! Ifeoma Onyefulu was brought up in a traditional village in Eastern Nigeria.  Her highly acclaimed children’s books are renowned for countering stereotypical images of Africa by celebrating both … Continue reading

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Authors to be superheros for independent bookstores…

The  launch of a grassroots movement called Indies First, spearheaded by Sherman Alexie is a brilliant concept aimed at authors to help the indies. Betsy Burton, co-owner of The King’s English Bookshop, and Nancy Stauffer, Sherman Alexie’s agent had a … Continue reading

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PW reviews Cozy Light, Cozy Night from Creston Books

With the start of fall steadily approaching a book focusing on seasons and getting cozy seems fitting! PW recently reviewed Cozy Light, Cozy Night from Creston Books. “Moving through the seasons beginning with autumn, Kleven (Glasswings: A Butterfly’s Story) finds … Continue reading

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ONE BOWL BAKING by Yvonne Ruperti
ONE BOWL BAKING by Yvonne Ruperti

America’s Test Kitchen  cast member Yvonne Ruperti offers an idea whose time has come:  all the convenience of box mix baking, but from scratch taste!  Here are 100 recipes for luscious desserts that can be made fuss-free in JUST ONE … Continue reading

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