The Assassin’s Blade

Alright guys.... Maas is quickly becoming one of my favorite authors. I had a student ask me the other day what my favorite series was. I used to answer that with Harry Potter. Now, I would probably say The Generation Trilogy. However, the more I am reading the The Throne of Glass the more I … Continue reading The Assassin’s Blade

The City of Ember

“The trouble with anger is, it gets hold of you. And then you aren't the master of yourself anymore. Anger is. And when anger is the boss, you get unintended consequences.” ― Jeanne Duprau, The City of Ember In a search for curriculum for my 9th grade class, I came across this series. I have only read … Continue reading The City of Ember

Starla’s Christmas Conundrum

"Lavender and roses soon infused her senses. Utilizing a well-cultivated set of coping skills, Starla soon felt refreshed in spite of everything. "-Carol E Keen, "Starla's Christmas Conundrum This book follows the life of Starla, a Christian music sensation. Being overworked and at her wits end, Starla decides to take a break. To the dismay of … Continue reading Starla’s Christmas Conundrum