Book Review, KidLit, Memes

Children’s Book Tuesday + A Blue Truck

If there's one thing Lady Quinn and Mister Chu love, it's trucks (well, coming a close second to tractors). They are beyond obsessed with anything that goes VROOM or, in the case of this adorable little book, BEEP! Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle Illustrated by: Jill McElmurry Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers Release… Continue reading Children’s Book Tuesday + A Blue Truck

Book Review

Honey Moon Shiver – Joyce Magnin [#MMGM]

Honey Moon Shiver by Joyce Magnin Publisher: Rabbit Publishers Release Date: April 17, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade | Action Adventure Pages: 200 Source: NetGalley Buy: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan Linked For: Marvelous Middle-Grade Monday Honey Moon is in a terrible place. She borrowed her mother's… Continue reading Honey Moon Shiver – Joyce Magnin [#MMGM]

Book Review

A Nomination + Some Reviews + A Painting Class + Bout of Books! [Sunday Post #2]

We've had a pretty good week, here at the Ginger Mom. Working 50-60 hours a week, I was surprised anything got done, at all! Monday marked the beginning of the first Bout of Books I have participated in since creating the Ginger Mom. I didn't set my goals too high. I had a few review… Continue reading A Nomination + Some Reviews + A Painting Class + Bout of Books! [Sunday Post #2]

Book Review

Jane Seymour, The Haunted Queen – Alison Weir [A Crash Course Into Henry VIII!]

Jane Seymour, The Haunted Queen Six Tudor Queens #3 by Alison Weir Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: May 15, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction, Biographical Pages: 557 Source: NetGalley Buy: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound  Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐ 1/2 Reviewed by Megan Ever since she was a child, Jane has longed for a cloistered… Continue reading Jane Seymour, The Haunted Queen – Alison Weir [A Crash Course Into Henry VIII!]

Book Review

Tomorrow’s Lullaby – Lindzee Armstrong

I read this book back in January, wrote up my review in WordPress, and then promptly forgot about it. What?! That's the only reason I have for not getting this amazing book reviewed here on the Ginger Mom. So, better late than never, I guess. Lindzee Armstrong, thank you for the chance to experience Sienna's… Continue reading Tomorrow’s Lullaby – Lindzee Armstrong

Book Review

Captain Superlative – J.S. Puller [Every School Needs a Superhero!]

Captain Superlative by J.S. Puller Publisher: Disney Hyperion Release Date: May 8, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade, Superheroes Pages: 256 Source: Publisher in Exchange for Honest Review Buy: Amazon | B&N | iBooks | The Book Depository | IndieBound Add it on Goodreads Megan's Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Crystal's Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Follow the Tour HERE "Have no fear, citizens! Captain superlative… Continue reading Captain Superlative – J.S. Puller [Every School Needs a Superhero!]

Book Review

Summer of Peace – Caroline Andrus

Summer of Peace A Peace Series Novella by Caroline Andrus Publisher: Release Date: April 27, 2018 Genre: YA / NA Romance Pages: 110 Format Read: Kindle Source: Author for Review Buy: Amazon Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan You never forget your first love. He was her best friend's brother. The one that… Continue reading Summer of Peace – Caroline Andrus

Book Review

The Vampire Wish – Michelle Madow

The Vampire Wish Dark World: The Vampire Wish #1 by Michelle Madow Narrated by: Patricia Santomasso Publisher: Dreamscape Publishing Release Date: August 23, 2017 Genre: Fantasy Length: 4 hrs 59 mins Format Read: Audible Source: Author for Review Buy: Audible | iBooks Add it on Goodreads Story: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Narration: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan He's a vampire prince.… Continue reading The Vampire Wish – Michelle Madow

2018 Challenges, Book Review

The Viking’s Chosen – Quinn Loftis

The Viking's Chosen Clan Hakon Series #1 by Quinn Loftis Narrated by: Andrea Emmes & Chris Ciulla Publisher: Clean Teen Publishing Release Date: March 15, 2018 Genre: Historical Romance Length: 9 hrs 29 mins Format Read: Audible Source: Narrator for Review Buy: Audible | iTunes | Barnes & Noble Add it on Goodreads  Story: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Narration: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed… Continue reading The Viking’s Chosen – Quinn Loftis

Book Review, Manga / Graphic Novels

CITY Volume 1 – Keiichi Arawi [Manga Review]

CITY Volume 1 Publisher: Kodansha Comics Release Date: March 27, 2018 Genre: YA, Manga Pages: 175 Format Read: Protected PDF Source: NetGalley Buy: Amazon | IndieBound Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan From the creator of nichijou, this surreal-slapstick series revolves around a penniless college student, Midori Nagumo, who lives in an ordinary city… Continue reading CITY Volume 1 – Keiichi Arawi [Manga Review]

Book Review

My Husband’s Wife – Jane Corry [Let’s Take a Trip Down the Rabbit Hole!]

My Husband's Wife by Jane Corry Publisher: Penguin Release Date: August 25, 2016 Genre: Contemporary Crime-Suspense Pages: 528 Format Read: Paperback Source: Purchased Buy: Amazon | Book Depository Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Crystal Till death us do part. When young lawyer Lily marries Ed, she's determined to make a fresh start. To… Continue reading My Husband’s Wife – Jane Corry [Let’s Take a Trip Down the Rabbit Hole!]

Book Review, Book Tour

Manhattan Millionaire’s Cinderella – Sun Chara [Cave Man Cinderella + A Love Story?]

Manhattan Millionaire's Cinderella by Sun Chara Publisher: Harper Impulse Release Date: April 17, 2014 Genre: Contemporary Pages: 130 Format Read: Kindle Source: Author for Review Follow the Tour HERE Buy: Amazon Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐1/2 Reviewed by Megan Will their wedding night be a one-night stand or a merger for keeps? Global real estate… Continue reading Manhattan Millionaire’s Cinderella – Sun Chara [Cave Man Cinderella + A Love Story?]

Book Review, KidLit

Little Bear and His Chair – Claressa Swensen [KidLit Review]

Little Bear and His Chair by Claressa Swensen Illustrated by Alena Paklina ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Disclaimer: I received an eARC of this book from the author in exchange for my honest review.  The opinions expressed within are entirely my own and were in no way influenced by the gifting of this book.  I have raved about Claressa's… Continue reading Little Bear and His Chair – Claressa Swensen [KidLit Review]

Book Review

Feudlings – Wendy Knight

Feudlings Fate on Fire #1 by Wendy Knight Narrated by: Asia Bryant Publisher: Clean Reads Release Date: July 15, 2016 Genre: YA Fantasy Length: 8 hrs 55 mins Format Read: Audible Source: Purchased Buy: Amazon | iBooks | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository Add it on Goodreads Story: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Narration: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan Nothing makes… Continue reading Feudlings – Wendy Knight

Book Review, Review Swap

#ReviewSwap with Nikki @ Saturday Nite Reader

Let's give a warm Ginger Mom welcome to Nikki from Saturday Nite Reader! She and I are switching places today with another edition of our newest feature, the Review Swap! For this Swap, Nikki and I chose to swap our Favorite Read of 2018 (so far). Say hello to Nikki! Nikki is a 30-something (like… Continue reading #ReviewSwap with Nikki @ Saturday Nite Reader

Book Review, KidLit

Little White Fish & His Daddy – Guido van Genechten [KidLit Review]

Once again, it's #ChildrensBookTuesday time! (And if you have any KidLit books you'd like to share, I encourage you to use the hashtag so we can spread the word and get our children loving books the way we do ❤ ) Little White Fish and His Daddy By Guido van Genechten Publisher: Clavis Release Date:… Continue reading Little White Fish & His Daddy – Guido van Genechten [KidLit Review]

Book Review

Happily – Chauncey Rogers [What if Cinderella Wasn’t Who You Thought She Was?]

Happily by Chauncey Rogers Publisher: Chauncey Rogers Release Date: April 3, 2018 Genre: Fairytale Retelling Pages: 316 Format Read: Kindle Source: Author for Review Buy: Amazon Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan If the shoe fits, wear it. If it doesn't, make it. Laure is a teenage street urchin just trying to get… Continue reading Happily – Chauncey Rogers [What if Cinderella Wasn’t Who You Thought She Was?]

Book Review, Book Tour

Full Fusion – NJ Damschroder [Teenagers + Angels + Bad Guys, Oh My!]

Welcome to the Ginger Mom's stop on the Full Fusion blog tour, hosted by RockStar Book Tours. I am a sucker for a good angel novel and this, my dear booknerds, was a good angel novel 🙂 Full Fusion The Fusion Series #1 by NJ Damschroder Publisher: Dragonsoul YA Release Date: August 28, 2014 Genre: YA Fantasy… Continue reading Full Fusion – NJ Damschroder [Teenagers + Angels + Bad Guys, Oh My!]