A Different Frame of Mind by Lois Jean Thomas

A Different Frame of Mind: Living a Full Life with Traumatic Brain Injury by Lois Jean Thomas Stars: **** Seventh Child Publishing (2018) Autobiography/Brain Injury 229 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: In 2014, the author published her memoir, DAYS OF… Read More »

Gertrude Chandler Warner and The Boxcar Children by Mary Ellen Ellsworth

Gertrude Chandler Warner and The Boxcar Children by Mary Ellen Ellsworth Stars: **** Albert Whitman & Company (1997) Biography (designed for children) Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for a post on another blog but I decided to write a review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: As a child, Gertrude… Read More »

Shakespeare: His Work and His World by Michael Rosen

Stars: ***** Illustrations by Robert Ingpen This book was read for the Shakespeare Challenge. Wow. I wasn’t expecting a children’s non-fiction book about Shakespeare to be so good! This book doesn’t just cover his life but also his work, what his plays are about, what made him write them and what makes them so good… Read More »