The Secret Halloween Costume, by Sophie Vaillancourt

A Halloween story for little ones! Charlotte is a young witch. For Halloween, her family insists she must wear her darkest clothes and scariest makeup. After all, a witch must be spooky! But Charlotte doesn't want to follow tradition - she wants to wear something that reflects who she is. She asks her grandmother to … Continue reading The Secret Halloween Costume, by Sophie Vaillancourt

Funeral For an Owl, by Jane Davis

🎧 Audiobook review 🎧 The best way to avoid trouble, thinks Ayisha Emmanuelle, is to avoid confrontation. As an inner-city schoolteacher, she does a whole lot of avoidance. 14-year-old Shamayal Thomas trusts no one. Not the family, not the gang. And at school, trusting people is forbidden. Jim Stevens teaches history. Haunted by his own, … Continue reading Funeral For an Owl, by Jane Davis