recommended reads

Recommended Read – Will & Whit

January 6, 2014

Will & Whit by Laura Lee Gulledge I fell in love with Laura Lee Gulledge’s first graphic novel Page by Paige. The book spoke to me on so many different levels. As such, I eagerly awaited more material from her. The title and cover art [Keep Reading]

Once Upon a Time VS Fables

August 9, 2013

I just finished watching Season One of Once Upon a Time. I really had no interest in watching the show, and it’s not because I’m not interested in fairy tales. In fact, just the opposite. I love the idea of exploring these [Keep Reading]

Little Women and Me – My New Favourite Book

March 25, 2013

I was at the library and this book called to me. It was sitting on the top of a bookcase, proudly on display. It seemed to be saying, “Hey, Chase! This is just the book you want to read.” Who am I to argue with a book? I really loved the [Keep Reading]

Look Again (Great Reads)

February 18, 2013

Look Again by Lisa Scottoline The premise of this novel was so scary that I wasn’t sure I even wanted to read it. It starts when a single mother receives a missing child flyer in the mail. The picture on the flyer looks exactly like her [Keep Reading]

Last Reads of the Year

December 28, 2012

The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom I love the concept of this novel. It’s about the man who first started to count and measure time. It started out innocently enough, but this one man’s preoccupation changed the entire world. As such, he [Keep Reading]

The Write Start: Nurture Writing at Every Stage

September 18, 2012

I don’t often take my own advice of taking the summer off from teaching. I usually find something to read at the very least. I think it’s important to develop professionally and books are a great way to do so. I found this book over the [Keep Reading]

Ender in Exile (Recommended Read)

August 6, 2012

Ender’s Game is a science fiction classic and its sequel, which takes place some 3000 years later, is equally amazing. The original books came out in the mid 1980s and sparked an entire series of novels. So far, there have been eight in total. [Keep Reading]

Graphic Novels of 2012 (Part 3)

July 26, 2012

I am blogging everything I read over the course of this year. It’s a pretty impressive list and it is continuing to grow. Here are the latest graphic novels that I have read this year. Marvel 1985 by Mark Millar and Tommy Lee Edwards This [Keep Reading]
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