Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that was born over at The Broke and the Bookish and is now hosted by Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week, there is a new Top Ten question to answer. Pick your books, make your list, write about it and come link-up! Then go hopping around… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday | Novella Edition
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!]
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
I haven't participated in #IMWAYR since . . . March! If you're new and don't quite know what that is, It's Monday, What Are You Reading? is a meme hosted by Kathryn @ The Book Date. It's a place to showcase the books you read last week, are reading this week, and think you might… Continue reading #IMWAYR
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
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
Hello, booknerds! Insecure writer here. Over the last few weeks, I took an extremely big step outside my comfort zone. I asked a friend to co-author a book with me. Now, this may not seem like a big deal to someone who has been actively writing. And, for the me who originally suggested it a… Continue reading IWSG #3 | I’m Co-Authoring a Novel!
If you haven't linked up with us before, the I Heart Characters meme is hosted by one of my favorite bloggers - Dani @ Perspective of a Writer. There is a new topic each week and we gush over our favorite characters! How fun is that? And the exciting thing is that this meme is… Continue reading I Heart Characters #2 – The Boy Next Door
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]
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]
Those of you who know me, know that I have a slight addiction with book covers. Book covers, chocolate, coffee, Henry VIII . . . but we're only focusing on the covers today. I know, you're not supposed to judge a book by its cover . . . but there are so many that are… Continue reading Friday Face-Off #1 – Footsteps
I can't believe I haven't linked up with Dani yet because she is so amazing and her blog is one of the most original I have ever seen! The same goes for this meme - I don't think I've seen anything like it. I Heart Characters! is a weekly meme hosted by Dani @ Perspective… Continue reading I Heart Characters #1 – God or Goddess BFF
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
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!
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!
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!
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 . . .
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
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