American Sniper – Week 1

Chris Kyle is one of the most celebrated heroes of our time, but he does not see himself as any better than anyone else. His story, American Sniper, takes us behind the scenes and into the action as though you are there. As we move through his early life, education and career choices, we start […]

Bridge to Terabithia – Week Four

When Jess finds out that his best friend in the entire world has died, he shuts down. His reaction is the complete opposite of what anyone would have expected that no one really knows how to respond to him. At first he thinks that it is all a terrible dream, but reality soon sets in […]

The Count of Monte Cristo – Week Four

Well the circle has come to a full stop. The Count of Monte Cristo has determined to make his revenge known, and little by little, the men who had wronged him when he was young have fallen under his power. Danglars, Villefort, Caderousse, and more have fallen prey to the mysterious Count. As the numbers […]

The Count of Monte Cristo – Week Three

The noose is beginning to tighten around the prey. Those who feel the tightening noose have no idea what is going on, but the appearance of the Count of Monte Cristo in Paris has thrown the wealthy into an uproar. Anyone who is anybody wants to make his acquaintance and claim him as a friend. […]

Bridge to Terabithia – Week 3

Jess and Leslie have been spending all of their spare time together. Their kingdom is flourishing and the stories continue to flow while the King and Queen build their imaginary kingdom. Easter rolls around and Leslie asks for permission to go to Church with the family. Jess thinks she is nuts, as he cannot think […]

The Count of Monte Cristo – Week Two

In our first week of reading, we saw the trials that poor Edmond Dantes was forced to endure. The young man was a victim to those who wished to further advance themselves in one way or another, and the road to revenge can be bittersweet. We left off with Edmond finding the fantastic treasure that […]

Bridge to Terabithia – Week 2

Jess is getting into the swing of school, and coming to the realization that he will never be known as the best runner in the fifth grade. But when Leslie wins for the second week in a row, the running games unofficially come to a close. Ms. Edmond’s is back at the school, and Jess […]

Bridge to Terabithia – Week 1

Jess has been training all summer. He wants to be the fastest runner in the fifth grade, and he has been working extremely hard to make sure that he can do it. When the first day of school finally rolls around, he is ready and biding his time until recess. But one of the first […]

The Count Of Monte Cristo – Week 1

Edmond Dantes is a young man who has everything in the world going for him. He is poised to become the next captain of the ship he sails on, and is engaged to a beautiful young lady. He is also a dutiful son to his father. But the wheel of fortunes quickly turn, and one […]

I will keep a running list here of all the books that we have done. Happy Reading!!! ADULTS 1. ┬áRebecca – Daphne du Maurier 2. The American Heiress – Daisy Goodwin 3. Bag of Bones – Stephen King 4. Outlander – Diana Gabaldon 5. Blood and Thunder – Hampton Sides 6. Flight of the Sparrow […]