Monthly Archives: April 2013

“Navigating Early” – Who Is Lost?

Book Review : Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool Spoiler Alert! At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted after his mother’s death and placed in a boy’s boarding school in Maine. There, … Continue reading

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“I Am Half-Sick of Shadows” – Is Flavia Realistic? and Does It Matter?

Book Review : I Am half-Sick of Shadows A Flavia de Luce Novel By Alan Bradley Spoiler Alert! It’s Christmastime, and the precocious Flavia de Luce—an eleven-year-old sleuth with a passion for chemistry and a penchant for crime-solving—is tucked away … Continue reading

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