Tag: Mark Twain award

Sabotaged by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Well, I posted this as a Waiting on Wednesday, last week I think, and then it was actually already out I saw the next night when I went into work at the bookstore. So, I checked it out. In this storyline, we rejoin Jonah and Katherine, siblings, Jonah one of the kids that had been […]

Posted August 25, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday – Sabotaged

Waiting on Wednesday was created by Jill over at Breaking the Spine. It’s a weekly post for you to share what upcoming books you can’t wait for! Got to busy with back to school meetings last year and didn’t get a blog for this done. But this week, I’m excited for another book that comes […]

Posted August 18, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 1 Comment

The Diamond of Darkhold by Jeanne DuPrau

I’ve actually had this book sitting in the bathroom in my 2nd bedroom since shortly after it was published about 2 years ago. This is the fourth book in the City of Ember series. It was about as good as the other ones. I think that maybe I’ve been reading a lot more teen as […]

Posted May 18, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Twilight series thoughts

As I’m waiting on the last book on my Mark Twain list to either show up in the library, where I’m 2nd on the list, or else I ordered it into the store I work at, I went ahead and dove back into New Moon in preparation for the movie release next week. Of course, […]

Posted November 13, 2009 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Book Review 47: Stolen Children by Peg Kehret

Peg Kehret’s books seem to always be on the Mark Twain list like every year, kind of like Mary Downing Hahn’s books do. While they’ve not been my favorites in the past, and I alwasy feel they tend to have some similar trends in them, I decided this was a really good book. The main […]

Posted October 31, 2009 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments