24 September, 2021

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Litstack Rec: Earn It! and Viva Frida

Earn It! by Cinders McLeod This is the perfect gift for young readers on your list, because it's never too soon to learn financial literacy....

Litstack Rec: Bridge & The Stargazer’s Sister

Bridge, by Robert Thomas “Welcome to the prayer-strewn pews of my brain,” Alice, the narrator of Bridge tells us, and quickly, we understand that this...

LitStack Review: Mecha Samurai Empire by Peter Tieryas

Mecha Samurai Empire Peter TieryasAce/Penguin Random HouseRelease Date: September 18, 2018 (USA)ISBN 9780451490995 Mac is a teenager living in Los Angeles in 1994 whose greatest desire...

LitStack Review: Earn It! by Cinders McLeod

Earn It! by Cinders McLeod (Nancy Paulsen Books, 2017) Teaching children financial literacy—knowing how money works and having the skills to make informed decisions about...

LitStack Review: The City of Lost Fortunes by Bryan Camp

The City of Lost Fortunes A Crescent City novel Bryan Camp Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Release Date:  April 17, 2018 ISBN 978-13-2881-079-3 Every year, a crop...

LitStack Reviews

LitStack Review| A Terrible Fall of Angels

A Terrible Fall of Angels, by Laurell K. Hamilton I admit it. I was one of those readers who initially enjoyed Laurell K. Hamilton’s Anita...

Litstack Review – Blind Man’s Bluff, by James Tate Hill

Blind Man's Bluff: A Memoir, by James Tate Hill W. W. Norton & Company August 3, 2021 978-0-393-86717-6 “I wasn’t a big fan of the...

LitStack Review | Speak, Okinawa: A Memoir by Elizabeth Miki Brina

Speak, Okinawa: A Memoir, by Elizabeth Miki BrinaKnopfFebruary 23, 2021978-0525657347 A child’s relationship with their parents can be difficult, especially when the parents come from...

LitStack Review | A Woman is No Man: A Novel, by Etaf Rum

A Woman is No Man: A Novel, by Etaf Rum (Harper, 2019) “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” So...

LitStack Review: Silence of the Solari by Michael Johnston

Silence of the SolariBook Two of The Amber Throne SeriesMichael Johnston In 2017, Michael Johnston introduced his Amber Throne series with the novel Solari, which...

LitStack Review: Silver by Linda Nagata

Silver (Inverted Frontier Book 2) Linda Nagata Mythic Island Press Release Date: November 19, 2019 I simply do not have enough superlatives in my vocabulary...