Review: “Daughters of the Air”

Synopsis from Goodreads:   Tatiana "Pluta" Spektor was a mostly happy, if awkward, young girl—until her sociologist father was disappeared during Argentina’s Dirty War. Sent a world away by her grieving mother to attend boarding school outside New York City, Pluta wrestles alone with the unresolved tragedy and at last runs away: to the streets … Continue reading Review: “Daughters of the Air”

Advertisements

Book Notes: “Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library” Chapters 1 – 10

SUMMARY The book opens with Kyle Keeley, a 12-year-old boy, playing a game with his two older brothers. The game is a neighborhood scavenger hunt made by game tycoon Luigi Lemoncello, better known as Mr. Lemoncello. Kyle is used to losing to his oldest, athletic Brother, Mike, and his intelligent middle Brother, Curtis. Today, however, … Continue reading Book Notes: “Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library” Chapters 1 – 10

Preview: “Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library”

I feel like I should explain my silence after finishing "The Trumpet of the Swan" last week.  Normally, I would jump right into the preview of our next book.  However, I encountered a situation with my daughter, Grace, that I had never experienced before-- she panned a book.  We started reading "The Cozies: The Legend … Continue reading Preview: “Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library”