Taking Up Space by Alyson Gerber

Taking Up Space by Alyson Gerber is a middle school novel about friendship, family love, body image, and self-esteem, but it is also about a young girl’s complicated relationship with food. Sarah, a talented basketball player, finds her self-esteem is directly linked to how well she plays on the girl’s basketball team. Unfortunately, the changesContinue reading “Taking Up Space by Alyson Gerber”

Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe

In these troubled days, have you ever wished that you could read a simple uplifting story about healing, forgiveness, and love? Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe by Heather Webber is just that kind of novel. Sprinkles of mysterious magic bring warmth to the small Alabama town of Wicklow when an aspiring medical student named AnnaContinue reading “Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe”