Kid Lit

Nine Picture Books I’ve Got My Eyes On

Nine Picture Books I’ve Got My Eyes On

Do you read picture books? Honestly, just a month ago, I would have laughed at the idea of reading a picture book. But let me me tell you, it is such a fun experience, especially as a very visual person. I am convinced that if […]

Six Middle Grade Books To Look Out For in 2018

Six Middle Grade Books To Look Out For in 2018

I’m officially a fan of middle grade books. It’s legit. Middle Grade Books and Me: A Brief History Well, maybe I’ve always been but I just never had the opportunity to read a lot of them? Growing up, I read very few middle grade books. […]

The Orphan Band of Springdale: A Review

The Orphan Band of Springdale: A Review

Anne Nesbet’s The Orphan Band of Springdale is a tale of family, patriotism and overcoming prejudice This year, I’ve become more interested in children’s fiction, especially realistic fiction. The Orphan Band of Springdale, set in 1940’s America, as World War II rages in Europe is […]