Get ready for an #EmilyArrow post this week! To help you prepare, watch her latest video, Koala’s Kazoo, by Emily Arrow and Renee Kurilla! (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
It’s time for Fave Fridays! Alright guys, this is it. This is the moment that I tell all about how much Kevin Henkes has impacted my life. I think if most booksellers were honest, they would do the same. In our line of work there is always an author/illustrator that we have spoken to, or … Continue reading Fave Fridays-Kevin Henkes Edition
and to prepare for that, I thought I would share a super embarrassing letter that I wrote 4 years ago, to the man himself. Here it is in all it’s glory: Dear Mr. Henkes, I wrote you a couple of years ago telling you how much I admired your work. I am writing again to … Continue reading I’m getting ready to do a HUGE Kevin Henkes post on Friday…
A little more about me: I started my book selling career at the age of 19. I am now 24. When I started, I was fresh out of high school and had just entered my first semester of college. I had only read young adult books in high school, or classics that were assigned reading. … Continue reading My Career as a Bookseller
My currently reading pile: 1) A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman, which I am LOVING. 2) Uprooted by Naomi Novik, which my book club chose for this month. & my to be read pile: 1) The Essential Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert by Richard Betts. I saw this on an … Continue reading TBR
A perfect pairing. Feat. Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley, $8.99 & this adorable Jellycat elephant, $28.99!
It’s Friday!!! For this week’s Fave Fridays post, I’d love to share these extremely cute Lily & Momo Happy Together hair clips! I saw them and wanted to buy them for my friend’s kids immediately. These babies are $11.99 at our store and are going quick! I have to get an “Under the Sea Trip” … Continue reading Lily & Momo Happy Together Hairclips
Spoiler free review of The Haters, by Jesse Andrews When I first started reading this book, I was like, “Dang, is this book only gonna be about jazz and dirty jokes?” Well, it turns out it wasn’t just about jazz… This book is for: 1) People who like reading about real teens and their issues … Continue reading Spoiler Free Review of The Haters
Welp, by now, you’ve survived another Monday. To help cure or at least help you deal with the Monday blues, I have a new book to share! Grumpy Cat’s All About Miserable Me: A Doodle Journal for Everything Awful, $5.99 The photos above are some particularly great pages, along with a sample that I completed. … Continue reading Grumpy Cat’s All About Miserable Me
My road trip read for this weekend: Uprooted, by Naomi Novik, $16.