Review | Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

Julie and Maddie are capitalizing on the unusual opportunities afforded to women during World War II when the need for help against Germany and Hitler’s forces is badly needed. Julie becomes a spy, Maddie a pilot for the British Royal Air Force. When the two girls meet during an air raid, they quickly become best […]

Author Feature | Khaled Hosseini

2013 A to Z Challenge: Letter K = Khaled Hosseini Despite only having released two books, author Khaled Hosseini’s name is recognized by most bibliophiles. His two novels, A Thousand Splendid Suns and The Kite Runner have both been on the New York Times bestseller list. Both books are set in Afghanistan and Hosseini does […]

Author Feature | Jennifer Adams & Alison Oliver: Baby Lit Board Books

2013 A to Z Challenge: Letter J = Jennifer Adams Have you been introduced to Jennifer Adams and Alison Oliver and their absolutely brilliant collection of Baby Lit board books? If you thought infant-hood was too early to introduce your child to the likes of Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, or Bram Stoker, well… then you […]

Favorite Characters | Fancy Nancy

2013 A to Z Challenge: Letter F = Fancy Nancy Have you met Fancy Nancy? She’s a pretty popular gal amongst the little girl circles, and in my opinion, for good reason. She’s a red head, that tells you something. But more importantly, she loves everything that’s embellished, chic, and sparkly. She also has a […]

AOTB is taking the April Blogging from A to Z Challenge

Hold on to your hats! This April, Attack of the Books! is taking the Blogging from A to Z Challenge.  What is the Blogging from A to Z Challenge? The brainchild of Arlee Bird, at Tossing it Out, the A to Z Challenges to post the letter of the alphabet every day during the month of April, with […]