Whistlestop Tales: Around The World In 10 Bible Stories | Book Review

This is really punny. I mean, funny. Actually, Whistlestop Tales is both! In adapting stories from the Bible and reworking them to appeal to young readers, Authors Krish and Miriam Kandiah had excellent material to work with but they also add a great hook to interest readers in picking up the sacred text after enjoying…

Never Meant To Meet You by Alli Frank & Asha Youmans | Book Review

Never Meant To Meet You combines school-teacher charm with you’ve-been-schooled kind of toughness. The main character is Marjette Lewis, a late 30s Black woman who is a divorced mom of a teenager, a no-nonsense kindergarten teacher and an unwilling Weight-Watchers participant.  A week before she returns to school, she meets her next door neighbor, a…