Archive for August, 2013

Summer’s End and New Beginnings

As I’m developing this blog and book review site, I’m simultaneously working on opening a youtube channel because…let’s face it…some books just NEED to be discussed out loud. This morning, with coffee in hand, I’m checking out other people’s video book reviews for research, and, I must admit, I’m nervous! What do people want to […]

Where is Baby Bear by Jane Belk Moncure

A while back I noticed a new set of books in the Preschool-Kindergarten section of the school library where I’ve volunteered for the last 11 years. They attracted my attention and that of the students coming in. They were being checked out quite often, but it was only recently that I grabbed a few to […]

Welcome to Shade Tree Book Reviews

Please excuse the mess. In the coming weeks, I will be working to develop a site that provides a one-stop place for book reviews that covers the spectrum of, not only genres, but also reading levels of books.  These reviews will include new releases and oldies since, as a librarian, I believe that if a […]