Archive for the ‘Language Arts’ Category

    Author bio: Sarah Brazytis is a home educated graduate, historian and small business owner. She has published various works of history and historical fiction. Her goal is to be as historically accurate as possible and to portray history from a conservative Christian perspective. She and her mother Cecile co-own and operate a custom clothing […]

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  Author bio: Ashlee Willis is the author of Christian fantasy for young adults. She lives in the heart of Missouri. When not reading or writing, you will find her in her garden, splashing in the creek with her young son, or taking long forest rambles.  Find more about her on her blog.   Book […]

  Book Summary- More Adventures of the Howling Vowels! Welcome back to Sundog, Minnesota! In the three years since their adventures in The Howling Vowels, Alexa Stevens and her four friends have each grown and changed, but they are still as close as ever. It’s April, and they are looking forward to a spring and summer filled […]

  BOOK REVIEW AND GAMES PAGE The Howling Vowels   Book Summary: THE HOWLING VOWELS, a middle-grade novel set in Minnesota, follows Alexa through her transition year from NYC to small-town living. As sweet as a Little House book, this novel will warm your heart-strings, all while making you wish you, too, lived in Alexa’s […]

Book Summary: LADDIE A TRUE BLUE STORY CHAPTER I” Little Sister And could another child-world be my share, I’d be a Little Sister there.” HAVE I got a Little Sister anywhere in this house?” inquired Laddie at the door, in his most COTxing voice. ‘Yes sir,” I answered, dropping the trousers I was making for […]

Book Summary: After the death of her father, orphan Rose Campbell has no choice but to go and live at the ‘Aunt Hill’ with her six aunts and seven boy cousins. For someone who was used to a girl’s boarding school, it all seems pretty overwhelming, especially since her guardian Uncle Alec makes her eat […]

Book Summary: The Education of Little Tree tells of a boy orphaned very young, who is adopted by his Cherokee grandmother and half-Cherokee grandfather in the Appalachian mountains of Tennessee during the Great Depression. “Little Tree” as his grandparents call him is shown how to hunt and survive in the mountains, to respect nature in […]

  Book Summary: Readers today are still fascinated by “Nat,” an eighteenth-century nautical wonder and mathematical wizard. Nathaniel Bowditch grew up in a sailor’s world—Salem in the early days, when tall-masted ships from foreign ports crowded the wharves. But Nat didn’t promise to have the makings of a sailor; he was too physically small. Nat […]

Book Summary: Since their mother’s death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled the world with their father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr. Julius Kane. One night, Dr. Kane brings the siblings together for a “research experiment” at the British Museum, where he […]