Book Review: Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough

Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough Publication Date: March 6, 2018 Length: 298 pages Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers Obtained Via: Library Standalone View at the Traffic light: A debut novel based on the true story of the iconic painter, Artemisia Gentileschi. Her mother died when she was twelve, and suddenly Artemisia Gentileschi had […]

Posted October 3, 2018 by Stormy in Book Reviews, Books / 1 Comment

September 2018 Wrap-Up

Life in September 2018: I feel like I say this every single wrap-up, but what a whirlwind of a month! I started it out by taking a short trip to Austin over labor day weekend, and it was a blast. I posted a bit on my Instagram, but long story short, I met up with […]

Posted October 1, 2018 by Stormy in Books / 1 Comment

Mini-Reviews{36}: Graphic Novels

1. Taproot by Keezy Young Synopsis: Blue is having a hard time moving on. He’s in love with his best friend. He’s also dead. Luckily, Hamal can see ghosts, leaving Blue free to haunt him to his heart’s content. But something eerie is happening in town, leaving the local afterlife unsettled, and when Blue realizes […]

Posted August 30, 2018 by Stormy in Book Reviews, Books / 0 Comments

Summer 2018 Wrap-Up

Life in Summer 2018: Well, long time no blog, huh? I basically declared I ended a hiatus. . . just as summer reading started up at the library. I’ve survived a few summer readings before, but this was my first one as a youth services librarian. It’s been a whirlwind! It was a lot of […]

Posted August 28, 2018 by Stormy in Books / 2 Comments