Another week has come and gone at ReadLove ! Here’s what you may have missed:
Kids Corner: Story Thieves by James Riley
4.5 of 5 Hearts. Imaginative, Super Funny, Fantastic Tale! When Owen and Bethany jump into the latest book in Owen’s favorite series, they discover that stories are even more magical and meaningful than they thought. And in the course of changing the story, they learn much about how to author their own lives. [Read the full review]
Kids Corner: Stella By Starlight by Sharon M. Draper
5 of 5 Hearts. An Historically Rich, Emotionally Substantial Masterpiece! Stella by Starlight is a testimonial to the African-American community, and a cautionary lesson from history to help guide those in the present toward building a better future. A highly recommended read for Black History Month or anytime! [Read the full review]
Christian Chapters: A Heart’s Disguise by Colleen Coble
3.5 of 5 Hearts. A Fast-Moving, Brief Glimpse at Post-Civil War Love Trouble. Though incomplete, A Heart’s Disguise is poised to be a good set-up for a serialized look at Colleen Coble’s early works. Longtime Coble fans may have read these stories, but this new printing and format will likely gain a new audience. [Read the full review]
Kids Corner: T.A. Barron – “Countdown to a Meaningful Life” Week 5: Belief
ReadLove joins T.A. Barron for a special blog series to celebrate the upcoming publication of The Wisdom of Merlin: 7 Magical Words for a Meaningful Life. This seven-week countdown campaign will be based on Merlin’s answer to the question, “What is the meaning of life?”
Surprisingly, the answer has only seven words…but they are the most powerful words of all.
Join with us each week as we focus on one of these magical words with supporting content that will help us acknowledge, reflect, practice, and get inspired to embark on a new adventure or live life to its fullest.
Fifth Magical Word: Belief [Read the full article]
That’s everything that happened on ReadLove this week. See you next week!
Until then, I’d love it if you shared a bit about your week in the comments!