My Thoughts About Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate (Book Review #114)

Crenshaw is a not-the-usual middle grade story that follows the story of Jackson as he and his family try to avoid homelessness. 9-year-old Jackson lives in a household where the fear of being evicted at the house that they rent and hunger is something that you should get used to. It has been years since… Read More My Thoughts About Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate (Book Review #114)

My Thoughts About The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate (Book Review #31)

“Memories are precious … they help tell us who we are.” ― Katherine Applegate, The One and Only Ivan   The book follows the story of a caged gorilla named Ivan. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade for many years, he has grown accustomed to humans. He spends his day watching TV… Read More My Thoughts About The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate (Book Review #31)