Series & Sequels
It seems I have been on a youth fiction kick these days. Funny how your reading changes when you are screening books for your 3rd grader who is a strong reader. I stumbled upon The Extraordinary Adventures of Ordinary Boy the in the library one day and both boys were excited to put it in the bin.
These books have become a read aloud vs independent reading ... and I'm so glad. We haven't made it to book three but we are on our way. These books are so funny and just right to entertain the 40 year old me and the 8 and 6 year old them. If you have children or grandchildren that you have the opportunity to read to let me give you a tip: check these out. You will become their superhero.
I was able to squeeze in a bit of grown up reading which also involved a bit of good guys vs bad guys. Mudbound is a can't put it down - no that did not just happen - oh.my.gosh. get me the tissues kinda book. Here's what Amazon has:
What have you been reading?