Once Upon a Marigold

My 12-year-old told me over and over again, "Mom, you need to read Once Upon a Marigold!" When she checked it out, for the third time, I decided to see what she was so excited about. And I'm glad I did. Once Upon a Marigold by Jean Ferris is a delightful read - a funny,... Continue Reading →

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin may seem an intimidating book to some readers.  It's quite thick, with 278 pages.  However, the words are large, the chapters are short and the illustrations are beautiful. Lin tells the story of Minli, a girl growing up in the shadow of the Fruitless Mountain.  Life... Continue Reading →

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