Tag Archives: Melanie Conklin


A PERFECT MISTAKE is a perfect look at the challenges ADHD bring to a young boy. Max is in turmoil, blaming himself when his friend ends up in a coma. The enticing mystery of how it happened unfolds while the … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Grade Book Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

COUNTING THYME for Marvelous Middle Grade Monday

My original plan for June and July was to stay clear of sad themed books, but great writing in this new one pulled me in for the long haul. The story is told through the eyes of sixth grader, Thyme. … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | 13 Comments

Blast Off Into Summer with HATTER MADIGAN

The summer solstice officially arrives on June 20th at 6:34 a.m. EDT.  But for most of us summer begins when kids are out of school. At least around here that means the first week of June. It’s time to celebrate … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments