Sticky Note Review: Sisters by Raina Telgemeier

It wasn’t until the Scholastic Book Fair at my school that I found out Telgemeier wrote a new book. I’ve been slacking. Here’s my review of Sisters. #bookaday Sisters by Raina Telgemeier. #stickynotereviews Such rivalry! Makes me think about my own little sister (who also felt abandoned when I moved out of our shared room … More Sticky Note Review: Sisters by Raina Telgemeier

Books Read in May

It is now June. June means #bookaday, which I’m excited about. It’s one of the things I love about summer break–reading without too many other responsibilities (like grading papers or doing homework). This summer I am working on updating the digital catalogue of my personal library — adding more book talks and blog posts for … More Books Read in May

Book Preview: Smile

I picked this one up because one of my students (at NMSU) read it and said I ought to give it a go. I really enjoyed this coming of age story about a girl whose mishap leaves her wishing for her two front teeth for Christmas. She’s also dealing with friends who treat her poorly … More Book Preview: Smile