Publisher: Candlewick Press

Contemporary Reviews: Phantom Limbs & The Year We Fell Down

Contemporary Reviews: Phantom Limbs & The Year We Fell Down

I love a book that deals with grief and Phantom Limbs delivers a wonderful story about grief. What I really loved about it was that it wasn’t dark and heavy, but instead was relatively lighthearted and charming. Rather than solely focusing on grief as a theme, this book also explores friendship and first love and […]

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton: Weird and wonderful

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton: Weird and wonderful

It’s hard to describe what exactly this story entails, but the title couldn’t be more fitting. It was a sad, beautiful and strange novel; a unique experience. Told as a generational saga and covering the haunting, lyrical tale of Ava Lavender’s strange life, The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender was beautiful, bizarre, shocking […]

April 9, 2014 | 57 Comments