Book Review #8: The Girl Who Drank the Moon 🍦

Title: The Girl Who Drank the Moon     Author: Kelly Barnhill Rating: 🍦(48/50) Age range: 4th-6th grade Summary Every year, the overly paranoid people of the Protectorate Village leave a baby as "sacrifice" to the witch in the nearby forest, hoping she won't terrioze their town. But, the witch in the forest, Xan is kind.…

Book Review #4: Smile 🍉

Title: Smile Author: Raina Telgemeier Rating: 🍉 (39/50) Age range: 2nd-4th grade AR: 2.6     Lexile: GN410 Summary This book is an autobiographical coming-of-age graphic novel about teen Raina Telgemier's teeth troubles. Raina not only faces the mean friends, a major earthquake, boys, and the pressure to do well in school, but tons of dental appointments to improve…

Book Review #1: Savvy 🍩

Book: Savvy     Author: Ingrid Law Rating: 🍩 (44/50) Age Range: 4th-6th graders Summary Mibs Beaumont, a shy 12-year old girl  breaks out of her shell in this exciting coming of age novel. Mibs is often teased by her classmates.  Lucky for Mibs, she has her thirteenth birthday  in a couple of days and an…