Chase Harcourt, call sign Nyx, is one of only two pilots chosen to fly the experimental Streaker jets at the Junior Air Force Academy in 2048. Chase needs to prove the prototype jet’s power, but as the world tilts toward war, she cracks open a military secret that changes everything. Find out more at http://www.corimccarthy.com/. Breaking Sky by Cori McCarthy…Continue
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My initial reaction as I began to read Shadow of the Hawk was that the writing was fluid and graceful. The feel, mood and era all reminded me of John Steinbeck and I was hooked from the very start.
Sooze is a 16 year old girl growing up in the Great Depression. She has agreed to marry a man she does not love in order to save her family. She is mature for her age and you immediately feel for her. Her character is equal parts young lady and woman and the author does such…
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The writing is graceful and artistic. It’s fluid and organized in through and action. When I first started reading it I thought of my love for John Steinbeck and Grapes of Wrath. You get that feel of what the Great Depression was like and how families responded to it, and to each other. You feel the desperation and admire the courage and integrity of many of the people of that time.
This story is about a young girl in her teens who considers marrying a man for the…
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You've all seen the movie trailer but have you caught...the Lego version????
I eat, sleep, breathe and step all over Legos on a DAILY!! I need to wear slippers to protect my feet from those tiny plastic pieces which have drawn blood more than a couple of times.
Then I came upon this trailer and thought it'd be apropos to share with you all, you know, since I'm a romance author as well as a mom to a bunch of little Lego master builders. =)
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In this darkly comedic road trip novel, seventeen year-old Vivian Apple returns home after the alleged “Rapture” to find her devout parents gone and two mysterious holes in the roof. Vivian never believed in the Rapture, or the uber powerful Church of America. Now that she has been left behind, Vivian’s quest for the truth begins. Find out more at http://katiecoyle.tumblr.com/…Continue
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Go on an adventure with Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot vs. The Jurassic Jackrabbits from Jupiter! Find out more at http://www.scholastic.com/titles/rickyricotta/index.htm
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The world’s most popular kids almanac on the planet is back! The new edition of National Geographic Kids Almanac is jam-packed with amazing photos, activities, and fun facts covering everything from animals to science to adventure! Get it here:
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Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers Trailer
Tra-la-laaa! Captain Underpants is back in an all-new epic adventure from Dav Pilkey!
Added by Sheila English on August 6, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Are you looking for a great book for your daughter this holiday season? Please take a moment to view my book trailer. I wrote the book to encourage language learning in young children. The book is written in three languages: English/ French /Spanish with all three texts on each page.
Check out the trailer…Continue
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My friend, Duchess Ocean Waves, from Off the Hard Road, wrote a blog post recently that has been giving me pause. She wrote in It’s in the Bag, her thoughts about seeing a homeless man as she drove to work one day. As he rested at the side of the road, he had a garbage bag beside him containing all of his worldly possessions. This bag made the Duchess start to…Continue
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FAVORITE HOME REMEDIES FROM THE PEOPLE’S PHARMACY. Discover natural treatments for more than 60 common ailments, plus beneficial foods, diets, and recipes in the new book, The People’s Pharmacy Quick and Handy Home Remedies. Learn more about this book here, http://bit.ly/hySp5Z and its author here, http://peoplespharmacy.com/ Non Fiction, Health,…Continue
Added by Sheila English on May 20, 2011 at 8:45pm — No Comments
Love, despair, and betrayal ignite the Faerie Courts, engulfing Aislinn, Keenan, Seth, Donia, and Niall. In Darkest Mercy, the breathtaking conclusion to Melissa Marr’s New York Times bestselling Wicked Lovely series, some will win and some will lose everything. Learn more about this book here: http://bit.ly/h5zM3z and its author here: www.melissa-marr.com
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