Spencer’s Corner~A Monster Calls

Synopsis: The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn't the monster Conor's been expecting. He's been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he's had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and … [Read more...]

Spencer’s Corner~If I Stay

Synopsis: The critically acclaimed, bestselling novel from Gayle Forman, author of Where She Went, Just One Day and the forthcoming Just One Year. On a day that started like any other, Mia had everything: a loving family, a gorgeous, admiring boyfriend, and a bright future … [Read more...]

Spencer’s Corner~The Misfits

Synopsis: Kids who get called the worst names oftentimes find each other. That's how it was with us. Skeezie Tookis and Addie Carle and Joe Bunch and me. We call ourselves the Gang of Five, but there are only four of us. We do it to keep people on their toes. Make 'em wonder. Or … [Read more...]

Spencer’s Corner~The Fault In Our Stars

Synopsis: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, … [Read more...]

A Cup of Buddha A Blueprint to Truth Review

  I recently received A Cup of Buddha A Blueprint to Truth by Thomas D. Craig for evaluation purposes. I know I have discussed my quest for inner peace repeatedly, but it is something that I am always striving for. This book is actually a simple framework on finding inner … [Read more...]