January is Braille Literacy Month

  Books are not only for those who can read with their eyes. There are many people who are unable to see, who are able to read, just by using their fingertips! There is such an awesomeness to this! I cannot even begin to describe the joy I have in reading, but imagining it from […]

Aliens on Vacation – Week One

Scrub has been sent to his grandmothers house for the summer, and when he arrives, he feels as though he must have fallen off the face of the planet. Washington State is the farthest he has ever been from home, and he is angry with his parents for dumping him where he knows no one, […]

Light Between Oceans – Week 1

Tom Sherbourne has survived the Great War, but now is onto a new a job working for the Lighthouses. Being alone on the Janus Rock Lighthouse has its advantages. Growing up his life was not easy. His mom was thrown out of the house by his father, and both his father and brother acted as […]

One Second After – Week 4

Wowza, hold onto your hats folks! This weeks adventure is a topsy-turvy one for sure! John and the militia are embroiled in the battle of their lives. They are determined to save their town and save their friends and family. The Posse on the other hand are determined to wipe them all out for the […]

Author Interview with David Ebsworth

  Hi Dave, thank you for agreeing to this interview. Tell us a little about yourself and your background? Hello Rebecca, and thanks for inviting me. Well, first, David Ebsworth is just my pen name. My real name’s Dave McCall and I was born in Liverpool (UK) in 1949 I was brought up there but […]

How do we choose the perfect book!?

Finding the “perfect” book is harder than one can imagine! As we move through the MMS book club, and work on finding the books that we share with you… it can be a hard choice sometimes! There are so many great books and so little time to read them all! Am I the only one […]

One Second After – Week 3

The crisis is deepening in Black Mountain, and from the perspective of the council, it will only get worse. As the rations are being cut yet again, they know that they can only prolong the inevitable for so long. The doctor also proposes that double rations be given to those who are serving in the […]

One Second After – Week 2

The America that we know is no more. As the residents of Black Mountain are doing their best to maintain control and order, but everything that was “normal” two weeks ago seems foreign and ancient. As the days tick by and food becomes more scarce, disease begins to spread, and death begins to take over […]