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IWSG #4 | Writerly Life Update [Happy 4th of July!]

Happy 4th of July to all of our blogging friends in the US! Lady Quinn, Mister Chu, the Man and I are all soaking in the sun and enjoying some much-needed family time ❤ To those of you outside the US, Happy Wednesday! It is the first Wednesday of the month so, before I head… Continue reading IWSG #4 | Writerly Life Update [Happy 4th of July!]

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I Heart Characters #4 – A Grump With a Heart of Gold

If you're new here and don't know what I Heart Characters is, it's a fun meme hosted by Dani @ Perspective of a Writer. Each week, she gives us a prompt and we get to talk about some of our favorite characters 🙂  I know I missed a week but we are back with another round… Continue reading I Heart Characters #4 – A Grump With a Heart of Gold

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Saturday Spotlight #1 | Ready Player One

The Saturday Spotlight Meme is hosted by Nikki @ Saturday Nite Reader. All you have to do is spotlight a book you have read or are currently reading, and then tell everyone a little bit about why it's so special 🙂 Easy peasy. Of course, don't forget to link up to Nikki's #SaturdaySpotlight posts to… Continue reading Saturday Spotlight #1 | Ready Player One

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I Heart Characters #3 – The Wicked Witch

It's time again for Dani's meme that focuses solely on our favorite characters 🙂 This week's topic is WICKED WITCH. A real one, one who acts like one . . . a fantasy villain or contemporary bully. If you've been around the Ginger Mom awhile and know a few of my obsessions, this week's pick… Continue reading I Heart Characters #3 – The Wicked Witch

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The Curse of the Cheese Pyramid – Geronimo Stilton [#MMGM]

The Curse of the Cheese Pyramid Geronimo Stilton #2 by Geronimo Stilton Publisher: Sweet Cherry Publishing Release Date: October 19, 2017 Genre: Middle Grade | Action Adventure | Beginning Readers Pages: 112 Source: NetGalley Buy: Amazon | Book Depository | IndieBound Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reviewed by Megan Linked For: Marvelous Middle-Grade Monday Geronimo… Continue reading The Curse of the Cheese Pyramid – Geronimo Stilton [#MMGM]

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A Bully + An Award + Footsteps + A Book Tour + Lady Sif + A Blue Truck + Magic! [Sunday Post #3]

With a title like that, you're probably thinking we've gone completely mad here! And, in all fairness, perhaps we have . . . just a bit 🙂 First, and most importantly, the Ginger Mom is standing in support of romance authors and promoting the Cocktales Anthology. Cocktales is a limited-release anthology (available ONLY from May 26… Continue reading A Bully + An Award + Footsteps + A Book Tour + Lady Sif + A Blue Truck + Magic! [Sunday Post #3]

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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

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Children’s Book Tuesday + A Painting Class!

Have you ever wanted to take a painting class? We have! Everyone's seen those profile photos on Facebook where a friend or co-worker participated in a painting class with a family member or friend. You know the ones. They spend the afternoon / evening step-by-step painting and walk away with an amateur version of a… Continue reading Children’s Book Tuesday + A Painting Class!

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Children’s Book Tuesday and A Brand New Book!

While Twitter is buzzing about a woman who thinks she has the right to trademark a word that has been around longer than she has, let's talk about a book that teaches children to share, shall we? Awhile back, we reviewed Little Bear and His Chair by Claressa Swensen, an adorable book about sharing and friendship.… Continue reading Children’s Book Tuesday and A Brand New Book!

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Children’s Book Tuesday and A Guest Post!

You know what they say - if you can't find what you're looking for, just make it! The Ginger Mom has been linking up with the #ChildrensBookTuesday hashtag on Twitter for a few weeks now but we wanted to give bloggers a place to come link up their favorite KidLit books. We searched for a… Continue reading Children’s Book Tuesday and A Guest Post!

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My To-Be Read List #1 – And the Winner Is . . .

Last week, I picked three books from my massive TBR and asked you to choose one. With EIGHT votes, our winner for March is Ready Player One! Coming in second, with THREE votes, was Seraphina and the Black Cloak. I did not expect such a clear winner but you all have spoken. Anybody else going… Continue reading My To-Be Read List #1 – And the Winner Is . . .

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My To-Be Read List #1 – The Contestants

In an effort to get through that never-ending TBR pile, I am linking up with Michelle & Berls @ Because Reading for the My To-Be Read List Meme. If you're new to this meme (like me!), this is a fun way to let your readers (and other link-uppers) help you decide what to read next.… Continue reading My To-Be Read List #1 – The Contestants

Dust Fairy Tales Absolutely Aggie Michelle Eastman
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Dust Fairy Tales: Absolutely Aggie – Michelle R. Eastman | KidLit Review

Since starting our KidLit Spotlight, we have been introduced to so many amazing children's fiction authors! Yet another is Michelle R. Eastman, author of the Dust Fairy Tales: Absolutely Aggie. Dust Fairy Tales: Absolutely Aggie by Michelle R. Eastman Illustrated by Kevin Richter Publisher: Byway Press Release Date: October 8, 2015 Genre: KidLit Age(s): 3-8… Continue reading Dust Fairy Tales: Absolutely Aggie – Michelle R. Eastman | KidLit Review