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”

December 2019: “Boomer’s Criss-Cross Christmas” by Miriam Van Scott

Summary (Warning: Mild Spoilers):Boomer the kangaroo takes us on a global journey through Christmas traditions on every continent on a hunt to understand what Christmas is. Through this representation of cultures and traditions around the world Boomer brings some of that Christmas magic into you and your child’s heart. My Overall Response:Can someone die ofContinue reading “December 2019: “Boomer’s Criss-Cross Christmas” by Miriam Van Scott”