Life in the Short Stacks

I'm 5' 1&3/4". The grown-up books are "above me." A journey through the world of children's, middle grade, and young adult lit. (I might throw in a grown-up book here and there...if I can find someone to get it down for me!)

Today
November
25
Anne Heltzel
Catriona McPherson
Lexa Hillyer
Sarah Benwell
currently reading
James Riley
Libba Bray
currently reading
Katie Crouch
Robin McKinley
September 2015
03
reviewed: Mid-book thoughts
Started it yesterday & can't put it down! Both equally likable & devious, Aubrey & Lena have some major secrets. What they ...
Charlie, Presumed Dead - Anne Heltzel
currently reading
September 2015
02
reviewed: Are You My Mother? for a new generation
Vere captures the playful innocence of both cats and children in this tale of Max the brave kitten. Preschoolers will love co...
Max the Brave - Ed Vere
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August 2015
31
reviewed: A great little book
A story about a boy and a book he didn't think would matter to him. Ever seen that moment in life when a "reluctant reader"...
The Good Little Book - Kyo Maclear, Marion Arbona
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reviewed:
This book has received rave reviews from many reader. It is destined to find a beloved home on many a bookshelf and reading ...
Awake - Natasha Preston
August 2015
28
updated shelf
reviewed: Breaking up (with books) is hard to do
That's right. My särbo (Ahh, Swedish. "Living apart together." Couldn't have put it better myself.) John & I did not finis...
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie - Alan Bradley
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August 2015
14
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text: NetGalley Challenge 2015
A big thank you shout out to NetGalley for your services to the reading world. It's such a privilege to be a part of this gr...
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August 2015
12
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August 2015
7
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Currently reading

Charlie, Presumed Dead
Anne Heltzel
The Child Garden: A Novel
Catriona McPherson
Somebody I Used to Know
David Bell
Proof of Forever
Lexa Hillyer
The Last Leaves Falling
Sarah Benwell
Half Upon a Time
James Riley
Progress: 289/385 pages
Love Letters to the Dead
Ava Dellaira
Rebel Angels
Libba Bray
Girls in Trucks
Katie Crouch
Progress: 175/256 pages
Pegasus
Robin McKinley