Tag Archives: Kristin McIlhagga

July 14

Reading LiveS by Kristin McIlhagga

Like many of my nerdybookclub friends, I am an avid reader and have been for as long as I can remember. My daughters are both readers, as is my husband – we are frequently found during the summer months sitting on the back deck reading. But six year ago, I became a doctoral student, and […]

Glorious Glory Be….

Glory Be By: Augusta Scattergood 208 pages Scholastic Press ISBN: 978-0-545-33180-7 Genre: historical fiction In Glory Be, Augusta Scattergood has created a character who is thoughtful and inquisitive, intelligent and compassionate. She also happens to be eleven-years-old and living in Mississippi in 1964. Things are changing in her world – in small and big ways. […]