Review: The Lake Season

The Lake Season by Hannah McKinnon My rating: 4 of 5 stars A lovely summer read. The beautifully-drawn lakeside farm provides the backdrop for two adult daughters who come home to navigate very different milestones in their lives: one wedding and one divorce. I loved the female characters in this book, but sometimes found the . . . 

Review: Dinosaurs Before Dark

Dinosaurs Before Dark by Mary Pope Osborne My rating: 5 of 5 stars I was wondering when to begin chapter books with my six-year-old, which is really to say I was wondering how to start him on the path toward our shared trip to Hogwarts that I’ve fantasized about since he was chewing on Sandra . . . 

The Penmen Review

I’m very honored to be the featured spotlight on The Penmen Review this week. Check out my interview with Pamme BoutselisĀ on inspiration, research, and writing The Dragon Keeper, as well as all their other great content. This journal is one to bookmark!