{Audiobook Review} Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

{Audiobook Review} Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

“’Books are more real when you read them outside.’” Some of the audiobooks that I choose to listen to while driving are first books in a series that I never finished or stories that I want to hear again. Shiver was one of the first YA novels that I ever […]

{Book Review} Betty Goes Bananas by Steve Antony

{Book Review}  Betty Goes Bananas by Steve Antony

Every time I get a quick little picture book to read, I turn from being Deitre the book reviewer, to Deitre the mom, or Deitre the teacher suddenly imagining little eager eyes waiting for animated words to flow from my mouth.  Even if I’m reading out loud to myself.  Such was the case for […]

{Book Review} Drop It, Rocket! by Tad Hills

{Book Review}  Drop It, Rocket! by Tad Hills

So what happens when you have a 5 little faces looking at you waiting eagerly for the next words to come from your mouth?  Plus let me remind you that little ones know that it should be words of great excitement.  The kiddos that I read to on this day, […]