Howliday Inn – Week 2

Chester and Harold are slowly settling into their new accommodations while their humans are on vacation. But there are sure some strange happenings going on at Chateau Bow-Wow. While the two get adjusted to their new companions, Chester is convinced that something is going on.. something sinister. For a while Harold tells himself that its […]

Trumpet of the Swan – Week 4

Louis is a very popular bird!! His trumpet playing is a novelty for crowds everywhere. Before long, Louis gets another job offer, playing for a night club in Philadelphia. He plays there for ten weeks, and earns more than enough money to repay the shop owner for the trumpet and the damage to the window. […]

Trumpet of the Swan – Week 3

Have you ever seen a Swan hold a job!? Louis worked through the summer as a camp counselor. While he was there, it was his job to wake up the boys at the camp with his trumpet, and then to put them to bed at night with Taps. During the summer, one of the boys […]

Trumpet of the Swan – Week 2

Last week Sam discovered the Swans and their babies. Now the babies are big enough to start their migrations from Canada to Montana. The Swan parents have noticed that their youngest, Louis, does not speak at all, and they are concerned with the lack of communication, as young Swans find their mates through their calls.  Louis […]

Trumpet of the Swan – Week 1

A Trumpeter Swan and her mate have created a nest with five eggs inside. Sam Beaver, a young boy who loves to be outdoors with his father has discovered this small nesting area, and is fascinated by it. He does not annoy the animals in any way, but leaves them alone and just watches what […]

The Boxcar Children -Book 1 – Week 1

Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny are orphans. They have decided to run away from their grandfather whom they have decided is very mean. Their adventures are just beginning!! Read on to find out what adventures they discover!! This week we are reading chapters 1-3 Questions: 1. The baker’s wife wants Benny sent to a children’s […]

Starvation Heights – Week 1

Claire and Dorothea Williamson are rich spinster sisters, with money to do whatever they wish to. They are currently on the hunt for a “super cure” with which they hope to get rid of any ailments they feel they have. Dr. Linda Hazzard is a doctor who feels she is “misunderstood” by all the male […]

Storyteller – Week 4

Jack and Stelinda’s plan is not going as they wanted. Stelinda is beginning to believe that Jack no longer cares about the big picture and only cares about himself. Jack believes Yoss and Zephyrio when they tell him he will soon be free. Jack only wants to tell his stories, not the stories that the […]

Author Interview with Douglas Boren!!!

Doug Boren has been gracious enough to give us an interview, as well as some books that will be given away to you the readers!! There are a few things that you must do to be entered to WIN! His books are awesome reads and I have enjoyed each and every one!  1. Make sure […]

Storyteller – Week 3

Jack has been elevated to the position of Royal Storyteller. King Alphonse has finally understood that Jack’s stories are not always fun, and that they sometimes have small bitter truths mixed in.But even in life, nothing is assured.  Stelinda and Jack have fallen in love, planned to marry, suffered the death of her father, and […]