Today’s Special: Pi

Do you know what day Saturday is? It’s Pi Day! Pi Day is a special holiday (at least for math lovers) that occurs on March 14th to celebrate the never ending fun and mystery of the notorious, irrational constant known as Pi. A constant calculated by dividing the circumference of a circle by its diameter.Continue reading “Today’s Special: Pi”

A Review of “Heart of the Curiosity”

Heart of the Curiosity is a gaslamp fantasy novel by H.L. Burke. It’s aimed at young adult readers, and features gadgets, intrigue, witty dialogue, and a sprinkling of romance. One of my favorite reads of 2019, Heart of the Curiosity shines with mystery, humor, and a unique blend of whimsy. I laughed out loud atContinue reading “A Review of “Heart of the Curiosity””

A Video Review of “The Prince Warriors”

The Prince Warriors is available from Amazon and other book retailers. Content Guide Romance (low)None. Violence (low)Mostly intense moments of danger where characters are injured. Language (low)A few usages of the word stupid. Sensitive Topics (low)Some bullying between characters. About The Prince Warriors The battle is real. As brothers, Xavier and Evan are used toContinue reading “A Video Review of “The Prince Warriors””

Keagan’s Review of “The Giver” by Lois Lowry

My twelve-year-old son wrote this for his homeschool book club, and gave me permission to share it. The Giver is a science fiction book written by Lois Lowry. It’s intended for middle-grade readers. The story’s setting is a future version of Earth where there’s no starvation, but the government strictly controls everything. Jonas is a typicalContinue reading “Keagan’s Review of “The Giver” by Lois Lowry”

A Review of “Minecraft: The Island”

“Minecraft: The Island” by Max Brooks is the first book in an official Minecraft, multi-author, multi-adventure series aimed at middle-grade readers. Imagine playing Minecraft in survival mode for the first time. You don’t know how anything works, and, in this scenario, no one is there to help you. No gamer guides. No online communities. JustContinue reading “A Review of “Minecraft: The Island””