Wobbles by Leah Venegas – Book Review

Wobbles by Leah Venegas Synopsis: **WINNER OF A 2018 MOONBEAM CHILDREN’S BOOK AWARD*** Wobbles is a young leapfrog who has trouble learning to leap. He gets teased in school and feels alone. One day, a new student befriends Wobbles and tells him that her father, who is a champion leaper, had the same problem. With the help of his new friend and her father, Wobbles … Continue reading Wobbles by Leah Venegas – Book Review

Salvage the Bones: A Novel – Jesmyn Ward

Salvage the Bones: A Novel – Winner of the National Book Award Jesmyn Ward, two-time National Book Award winner and author of Sing, Unburied, Sing, delivers a gritty but tender novel about family and poverty in the days leading up to Hurricane Katrina. A hurricane is building over the Gulf of Mexico, threatening the coastal town of Bois Sauvage, Mississippi, and Esch’s father is growing concerned. … Continue reading Salvage the Bones: A Novel – Jesmyn Ward