January 2020: “Guided By The Ghosts” by Sean Haughton

Plot Summary (Caution: Spoilers!) George Stevenson is a ten-year-old boy like many others. He likes football (translation for Americans: Soccer) and Star Wars like every other kid his age, but he doesn’t have friends and has trouble connecting. Let’s be honest, the situation is worse than his parents know, and the way other children andContinue reading “January 2020: “Guided By The Ghosts” by Sean Haughton”

December 2019: “Christmas Magic” by Alaine Greyson and Marie McGrath in Summary

Summary (Warning: Mild Spoilers): “Christmas Magic” is a collection of 7 short stories by Alaine Greyson and Marie McGrath focusing on love and family around the holidays in the face of struggle with grief, tragedy, and of course everyone’s greatest enemies: themselves. Each story takes the time to address what it means to be successful,Continue reading “December 2019: “Christmas Magic” by Alaine Greyson and Marie McGrath in Summary”

December 2019: “The 24 Nights Before Christmas” by Rachel S. Bell

Summary (Warning: Mild Spoilers): Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the holidays? Have you ever wanted to take some time to give yourself the greatest gift of all: self-improvement? In “The 24 Nights Before Christmas” Rachel S. Bell takes us on a journey through anecdotes, religious references, and therapeutic thought exercises with each day leadingContinue reading “December 2019: “The 24 Nights Before Christmas” by Rachel S. Bell”

Upcoming Reviews January 2020

Happy New Year and Welcome to 2020! We have an exciting selection of books this month. There was a last minute substitution due to a change in how I review poetry. This means that I will be examining the works found in Reflections by Sean Haughton later in the year. “Guided by the Ghosts” byContinue reading “Upcoming Reviews January 2020”