Unmasking the Story Behind Hope Bolinger and Alyssa Roat’s “Dear Henchman”

K.A.: Hope Bolinger is on the blog today talking about her and co-author Alyssa Roat’s upcoming release Dear Henchman, YA superhero chat-fiction romance. Welcome, Hope! Before we delve behind the scenes, tell us about Dear Henchman. Hope: Henchmen and sidekicks aren’t supposed to fall in love. Or save the world. They’re supposed to brew coffee,Continue reading “Unmasking the Story Behind Hope Bolinger and Alyssa Roat’s “Dear Henchman””

Story Research: Tree Rings and Daughter Universes

Every day, we decide on a course of action. Get out of bed. Take a shower. Go to work. Or maybe not. Some decisions we may even wonder if we made the right choice. Especially when those decisions change our life or the life of someone we love. But have you ever wondered if thereContinue reading “Story Research: Tree Rings and Daughter Universes”

Top Ten Features and Book Reviews

As the weather grows colder, it seems like a great time to grab a warm drink and snuggle up with a book. And who doesn’t need a moment or two to step away and unwind? To maximize your time and make it easier for you to find your next read, I’ve complied a list belowContinue reading “Top Ten Features and Book Reviews”

A Unit Study Inspired by “The Boy From Earth”

A unit study inspired by Darrell Pitt’s “The Boy From Earth.” Topics include NASA, Space Exploration, and Space Camp. Suitable for students in 3rd through 6th grade. “The Boy From Earth” Unit Study Supplement the unit study with a list of discussion question from BookRiot.com. A Side Note Much the information contained within this unitContinue reading “A Unit Study Inspired by “The Boy From Earth””

New Release: Snow Globe Travelers Activity Book

A lot of research went into writing the first Snow Globe Travelers book and, as a homeschool mom, I wanted to share some of that research in a way that was accessible to kids. So, today, I’m excited to celebrate the release of the activity book companion to the first story! The activity book isContinue reading “New Release: Snow Globe Travelers Activity Book”