The Phone Box at the Edge of the World

Dear Phone Box at the Edge of the World,
You were so refreshing, and definitely not as sad as I had anticipated. I find I left our time together seeing the beauty around me and feeling somehow lightened. Thank you for sharing a simple and uplifting story.

The Eye of the World

Dear Eye of the World, I am still figuring out where you fit in my mind. When I first read you, I really struggled to like you. But, with some time away from you, I find myself wanting to come back and discover more. I look forward to understanding better after reading more in theContinue reading “The Eye of the World”

Ender’s Game

Dear Ender’s Game, I love you, that’s all. With Love,Hannah P.S. Book DetailsBook Length: 324 pagesSeries: 1 out of 5Book Genre: Science-FictionPublication Date: 1985Awards: Hugo Award for Best Novel (1986), Nebula Award for Best Novel (1985), Nébula (1985), Margaret A. Edwards Award (2008)Synopsis: Andrew “Ender” Wiggin thinks he is playing computer simulated war games; he is, in fact,Continue reading “Ender’s Game”

The Switch: Audio

Eileen is sick of being 79.Leena’s tired of life in her twenties.Maybe it’s time they swapped places… When overachiever Leena Cotton is ordered to take a two-month sabbatical after blowing a big presentation at work, she escapes to her grandmother Eileen’s house for some overdue rest. Eileen is newly single and about to turn eighty.Continue reading “The Switch: Audio”

The Girl with the Louding Voice

A powerful, emotional debut novel told in the unforgettable voice of a young Nigerian woman who is trapped in a life of servitude but determined to fight for her dreams and choose her own future. Adunni is a fourteen-year-old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants: an education. This, her mother has told her, isContinue reading “The Girl with the Louding Voice”

Out of the Silent Planet

In the first novel of C.S. Lewis’s classic science fiction trilogy, Dr Ransom, a Cambridge academic, is abducted and taken on a spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra, which he knows as Mars. His captors are plotting to plunder the planet’s treasures and plan to offer Ransom as a sacrifice to the creatures whoContinue reading “Out of the Silent Planet”

Macy McMillan and the Rainbow Goddess

Sixth grade is coming to an end, and so is life as Macy McMillan knows it. Already a For Sale sign mars the front lawn of her beloved house. Soon her mother will upend their little family, adding an unwelcome stepfather and pesky six-year-old twin stepsisters. To add insult to injury, what is Macy sContinue reading “Macy McMillan and the Rainbow Goddess”

Us Against You

After everything that the citizens of Beartown have gone through, they are struck yet another blow when they hear that their beloved local hockey team will soon be disbanded. What makes it worse is the obvious satisfaction that all the former Beartown players, who now play for a rival team in Hed, take in thatContinue reading “Us Against You”