We're Bickering Book Reviews or more accurately we're Becky and Sarah two people that work at the public library who love to read YA books. We also love to share are opinions about YA books. Sometimes only one of us will choose to share their opinion however sometimes both of us will share our opinions … Continue reading Hello and Welcome!
Hi Everyone! It's Becky! Recently I started browsing picture books on Edelweiss and I found What Are Little Girls Made Of by Jeanne Willis. This feminist spin on classic nursery rhymes was adorable and very timely. Title: What Are Little Girls Made OfAuthor: Jeanne WillisIllustrator: Isabelle FollathNote: I received an eARC of this book from the publisher … Continue reading What Are Little Girls Made Of? By Jeanne Willis
Hey everyone, it's Sarah! I know this is completely different than our typical blog post, but I have been having trouble reading. Instead, I have been learning how to crochet and working my way through pattern books. I found this title and have been weaving my way through the iconic women. Title: Crochet Iconic Women: … Continue reading Craft Book Review: Crochet Iconic Women by Carla Mitrani
Hi All! It’s Becky. I’m back for another year of Mock Mondays! This week I will be sharing with you a picture book that I think should be considered for the Caldecott Award. If you are unfamiliar with the award it is given by the American Library Association to the illustrator that gave the most … Continue reading Mock Mondays: Caldecott Award
The videos in which we didn't care for The Initial Insult by Mindy McGinnis but we did like Winterborne Home For Mayhem and Mystery by Ally Carter. We received eARCs of these books from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9hTFt9KAx4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=961pQyNX5lM&t=3s
Hi All! It's Becky. I just finished listening to an eARC of the audiobook Simon B. Rhymin'. This book had potential but in some ways, I found it frustrating. Title: Simon B. Rhymin'Author: Dwayne ReedNote: I received an eARC of this audiobook from the publisher through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Summary: Simon Barnes is … Continue reading Simon B. Rhymin’ by Dwayne Reed
Hi All! It's Becky. I put Displacement by Kiku Hughes on the top of my TBR list right after the YMA announcements and I finally got a chance to read this well crafted and heart felt graphic novel. Title: DisplacementAuthor: Kiku HughesSummary: Teen Kiku learns about her late grandmother's experience as a teen with Japanese … Continue reading TBR Thursday: Displacement by Kiku Hughes
Hi All! It's Becky. The Map of Tiny Perfect Things is at the top of my to-watch list and I was excited when I found out the story was a novella before it was a movie. The novella was an adorable love story and now I really can't wait to watch the movie. Title: The Map of … Continue reading The Map of Tiny Perfect Things by Lev Grossman
Happy March Everyone! We don’t know what the weather is like where you are but where we live it still appears to be the middle of winter. Here is a list of books that are perfect to read on a cold March night: Becky's List Chain of Iron by Cassandra ClareRelease Date: March 2 I … Continue reading What We’re Excited About: March Books!
The video in which we enjoyed Good Girl, Bad Blood by Holly Jackson.We received an eARC of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpttF7RYyKE
Hi All! It's Becky. I have downloaded the audiobook of Harrow Lake by Kat Ellis many times over the last year and I finally got to listen to it. This book didn't quite live up to my expectations. Title: Harrow LakeAuthor: Kat EllisNote: I listened to the audiobook. Summary: Lola Nox's father directed one of the most … Continue reading Harrow Lake by Kat Ellis