Tag: historical

Book Review: The Indestructible Tom Crean by Jennifer Thermes

Book Review: The Indestructible Tom Crean by Jennifer Thermes

Posted January 28, 2023 / 2 Comments

THE INDESTRUCTIBLE TOM CREAN by Jennifer Thermes GENRE: Nonfiction Picture Book (ages 4-8 years) PUBLISHER: Viking Books for Young Readers RELEASE DATE: January 24, 2023 PAGES: 56 Heroic Explorer of the Antarctic At the turn of the twentieth century, Antarctica is the last unexplored continent. The ice is unforgiving. It […]


Summer Book Lovin’

Summer Book Lovin’

Posted May 25, 2020 / 8 Comments

Happy Memorial Day, dear readers! This traditionally marks the unofficial kickoff to summer, and for me summer means reading inside with the air conditioning on full blast… much like every other season (though I do turn on the heat instead in winter lol). But for a lot of you, summer […]


Review: Clarina Nichols by Diane Eickhoff

Review: Clarina Nichols by Diane Eickhoff

Posted April 7, 2016 / 3 Comments

About Clarina Nichols • Hardcover: 240 pages • Publisher: Quindaro Press (March 1, 2016) In 1827, when Clarina was a teenager, she remembers, “I had a longing desire to do good.” But America wasn’t ready for an ambitious, intelligent young woman. Clarina was supposed to get married and start a […]