Raising Awareness: The UnSlut Project

Raising Awareness: The UnSlut Project

                On Wednesday, October 19th, Emily Lindin visited Southern New Hampshire University to present her movement, The UnSlut Project. Seeking to raise awareness and put an end to slut-shaming, or sexual bullying, her project is part novel, documentary, blog, discussion forum, and much more. Slut-shaming is an ongoing issue that has recently gained momentum in [...]

The Island of Beyond is Heartwarming, Engaging, and Remarkably Relevant

Last winter, I had the pleasure of reading Elizabeth Atkinson’s heartwarming story, The Sugar Mountain Snow Ball. The middle-grade author has released her newest title, The Island of Beyond, a charming story of adventure, friendship and so much more. Eleven-year old Martin is perfectly content spending his summer playing video games or perfecting his toy [...]

Add Something Sweet to Your Reading List : The Sugar Mountain Snow Ball

Add Something Sweet to Your Reading List : The Sugar Mountain Snow Ball

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity of interviewing bestselling author, Elizabeth Atkinson. (Check it out here.) After our interview, she even sent me a copy of her newest middle-grade novel, The Sugar Mountain Snow Ball. I am delighted to share my thoughts about this great winter read with you! The Sugar Mountain Snow Ball [...]

All the Major Constellations is a Coming-of-Age Story that all Readers will Enjoy

All the Major Constellations is a Coming-of-Age Story that all Readers will Enjoy

There is a lot of hype surrounding New Hampshire debut novelist, Pratima Cranse and her new book, All the Major Constellations. Publishers Weekly wrote “Cranse’s compassionate debut astutely conveys the joys, heartaches, and angst of coming-of-age”.  Like many other young adult fiction books, the story explores the themes of self-discovery and friendship. So what exactly [...]