Blogs in August 2021

Goodnight June 17th August 2021

Acclaimed writer June Andersen is professionally successful, but her personal life is marred by unhappiness. When she is unexpectedly called to settle her great-aunt Ruby’s estate and determine the fate of Bluebird Books, June doesn’t have a choice and...

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Damnation Spring 27th July 2021

For generations, Rich Gundersen’s family has made a living felling giant redwoods on California’s rugged coast. It’s treacherous work, and though his son, Chub, wants nothing more than to step into his father’s boots, Rich longs for a bigger...

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Widow’s Island 19th June 2021

Her heart beats fast in her chest as she cautiously opens the front door and takes in the smashed plates on the kitchen floor and upended furniture. She follows the trail of red droplets on the floor, knowing what...

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When You Trap a Tiger 13th June 2021

Winner of the 2021 Newbery Medal A hopeful, heartwarming story of a girl discovering her family’s past and present when she makes a deal with a magical tiger from her grandmother’s stories, the Korean version of “Once upon a...

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Mission 22nd May 2021

John hears his mother lie to his father when he is only a child. The lie means that the two do not see each other for two decades. When they meet, the father tells John of the men who...

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