Month: May 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2016

April 2016: the busy, social month April was busy busy but also tons of fun! I had a vacation, a business trip, I went out with colleagues, met with friends, and… WOAH. There’ll be a full recap later in this post. April Reads Books Read: The Falconer by Elizabeth May (re-read) The Vanishing Throne by Elizabeth May This Is My Brain on Boys by Sarah Strohmeyer The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket (re-read) The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket (re-read) Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand The Wide Window by Lemony Snicket (re-read) Girl Against the Universe by Paula Stokes Book of the Month: […]

Posted May 3, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups, Travel / 1 Comment
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ARC Book Review: Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand

ARC Book Review: Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand

Ever since I met Claire Legrand in 2014, I’ve been meaning to read her books. I know, I’ve been terrible about getting around to it, but the premise of Some Kind of Happiness was so unique that I decided I had to take the plunge right away. And I’m glad I did, because this book sure is special. While Some Kind of Happiness is a middle grade story, its message is so profound that young adults and adults can easily get deeply engrossed in it, because primarily this story focuses on the main character, Finley, and her struggles with anxiety and depression. First off, I […]

Posted May 1, 2016 by Debby in Reviews / 1 Comment
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