Tag Archives: friendship

Book Review – Who Killed Darius Drake by Rodman Philbrick

By Awnali Mills Arthur Bash is the school’s enforcer, and anyone can hire him to intimidate anyone else for the price of a Snickers bar.  But Arthur’s life turns upside down when Darius Drake, the school genius and resident weirdo … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Book Review – The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid by Colin Meloy

By Awnali Mills Charlie Fisher has been abandoned by his mother and now lives with his American diplomat father.  He hates everything about his life, and finds it really hard to make friends because most of the kids he comes … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: Confessions from the Principal’s Kid by Robin Mellom

By Awnali Mills Allie West’s mother is the school principal.  That means that Allie knows her way around the school—knows all the staff, knows who has the good snacks, and the best places to eavesdrop on teachers.  It also means … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Book Review – Macy McMillan and the Rainbow Goddess by Shari Green

By Awnali Mills Macy’s world is changing, and she’s not happy about it.  She’s deaf, and gets in a fight with her only friend who signs.  Now they aren’t speaking and Macy is lonely.  Her mother is getting married, and … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Book Review – The Ethan I Was Before by Ali Standish

By Awnali Mills I love getting good book recommendations from co-workers, and The Ethan I Was Before by Ali Standish was definitely a good one. Ethan, his mom and dad, and his older brother Robbie have all moved to Palm … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Audiobook Review – Nightbird by Alice Hoffman

By Awnali Mills This time when I needed my next audiobook fix, I headed up to Young Adult to see what they had in.  I picked up Nightbird, written by Alice Hoffman and narrated by Jenna Lamia.  Alice Hoffman?  I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review – This Is Not a Werewolf Story by Sandra Evans

By Awnali Mills One of the new books that I picked up is This is Not a Werewolf Story by Sandra Evans.  Naturally, I assumed that this WAS a werewolf story, because why even bring it up, right? So…this is … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment