Female Heroes of the Revolution Book List

As Independence Day approaches, I wanted to honor some of the revolutionary women who helped shape our nation and changed the course of history. This is a celebration of the many women who played a role in the birth of our nation. They Called Her Molly Pitcher Founding Mothers Independent Dames Sybil Ludington: Revolutionary WarRead more

Summer Reading for My 8-Year-Old Girl

My animal loving girl has a fun summer book list of whimsical and magical tales, many of them centered around animals. She’s my emerging reader who has just started to tackle some chapter books, and she’s so proud of her new reading ability. She enjoys fantasy but also appreciates off-beat humor and unusual characters. She’sRead more

Summer Reading for My 10-Year-Old Girl

Dragons! Princesses! Magic! Witches! Fantasy! And strong heroines! That’s the recipe for perfect summer reading for my 10-year-old girl. She loves anything pink and princess and she loves a heartwarming adventure with a female heroine. I think I’ve found a book list to delight her this summer! A Dash of Dragon Once Upon a MarigoldRead more

Summer Reading for My 13-Year-Old Girl

I’ve been planning the summer reading for my soon-to-be 8th grader. Most of our summer reading is fun, fantastical, magical, and adventuresome. There are a few mystery selections and some historical fiction as well. I know she’ll enjoy these selections as she solves mysteries and journeys to magical lands. Fortune’s Magic Farm Girl Who CouldRead more