Doctor Kangaroo by Gerald Hawksley- A Silly Rhyming Tale for Kids!

Just as the description says, this cute and silly rhyming book tells the tale of Doctor Kangaroo and his sick patients. This is a great read aloud story for parents, grandparents and caregivers to share with little ones. The illustrations… Read more

Book Review of Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Since I’m a little late to the Little Fires party, I wondered what I could possibly say about this book that hasn’t already been said. Yet, I still felt compelled to give my opinion anyway. For those who are unfamiliar… Read more

Book Review of The Girl I Used to Be by Mary Torjussen

While at a conference, real estate business owner Gemma Brogan bumps into a client and agrees to go out for an innocent dinner. Gemma loves her husband Joe and would never do anything to compromise her marriage, but when she… Read more

Book Review of How to Bake a Murder by K. J. Emrick

When an unlikable bully suddenly dies after eating a pastry in Karen “Cookie” Williams’ bakery, she finds herself the center of a murder investigation. Cookie already has a ruthless businessman harassing her to sell her property, and a strange nightly… Read more

The Great American Read eBook Review Gal Book Review Catch Up

I reviewed several of the books on the PBS The Great American Read books list over on my DIY Mom Blog, but I felt the reviews should be mentioned here on the eBook Review Gal website as well. I won’t… Read more

Why I No Longer Accept Review Requests

I’ve always loved books. When I was a child, my favorite gifts were books and that love of reading has followed me through life. Reading is my happy place. Somewhere along the line, I became a book reviewer. It happened… Read more

Greed: An Amber Monroe Crime Thriller Book 1 by C. M. Sutter Book Review

Greed by C.M. Sutter My rating: 3 of 5 stars Amber Monroe is a young, apparently attractive, deputy with the Washburn County PD. Amber is ambitious and hopes to make detective as soon as possible. When two dead bodies show… Read more

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston Book Review

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston My rating: 5 of 5 stars It’s early 1900s in rural West Florida and Janie Crawford is a light-skinned African American sixteen year old when we first meet her. She lives… Read more

The Color Purple by Alice Walker Book Review

The Color Purple by Alice Walker My rating: 5 of 5 stars What could I possibly say about The Color Purple that hasn’t already been said? I’ve seen the movie several times, but had never read the book. The Great… Read more

The Haunting of Derek Stone by Tony Abbott Book Review

The Haunting Of Derek Stone: City Of The Dead And Bayou Dogs by Tony Abbott My rating: 5 of 5 stars Fourteen-year-old Derek Stone lives in historic New Orleans with his father and brother Ronny. When a family outing turns… Read more