Publisher: Chronicle Books

Dealing With Grief Through Fantasy in You’re Breaking My Heart

Dealing With Grief Through Fantasy in You’re Breaking My Heart

Posted February 21, 2024 by Richetta in Blog Tours, Book Reviews, Young Adult

Review: You’re Breaking My Heart by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich 🏊🏿‍♀️Welcome to my stop on the #hearourvoices Book Tour for You’re Breaking My Heart by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich. A young girl deals with grief and guilt in You’re Breaking My Heart by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich. If you have a sibling, then you can relate to the fighting that often […]

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Review: A is for Bee

Review: A is for Bee

Posted August 1, 2022 by Richetta in Book Reviews, Children's Books

If you love language, then you absolutely need to check out A is for Bee: An Alphabet Book in Translation by Ellen Heck. As a parent of children who are in a language immersion school, I can tell you that this book is a fantastic introduction to experiencing different languages. When my oldest was in […]

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Review: The Last Cuentista

Review: The Last Cuentista

Posted January 29, 2022 by Richetta in #ownvoices, Book Reviews, Middle Grades

Storytelling, Mexican Folklore and Futurism I don’t really know how to start this review other than to state that The Last Cuentista is absolutely awesome and beautiful. If you read Ray Bradbury’s “All Summer in a Day” and other short stories in school, then you will immediately recognize that this middle grade book is a […]

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Book Review: Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask (Young Readers Edition)

Book Review: Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask (Young Readers Edition)

I wish I had this book when I was younger and asking some of the questions that were covered in Dr. Anton Treuer’s Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask. I grew up in Michigan and I first began learning about Indigenous culture in elementary school from an Ojibway educator […]

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