Book Review: To the Moon and Back by Kathi Macias

■To the Moon and Back ■Author: Kathi Macias ■Pages: 224 ■Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (October 19, 2017) ■ISBN-10: 1975940237 ■ISBN-13: 978-1975940232 ■SRP: $12.99 ■Reviewed By: Cheryl Malandrinos Though we usually review children’s books, I like to toss in something helpful … Continue reading

New Release: Amos Faces His Bully by Cheryl C. Malandrinos

This has been an exciting week for me. I finished edits for my next book, Amos Faces His Bully. Printed copies have been ordered and the book now appears online at Barnes and Noble and Amazon. This is my fourth children’s book, … Continue reading

Book Review: Too Big by Judy Dearborn Nill

■Too Big ■Author: Judy Dearborn Nill ■Pages: 161 ■Publisher: Guardian Angel Publishing (October 22, 2016) ■ISBN-10: 1616338075 ■ISBN-13: 978-1616338077 ■SRP: $9.95 ■Reviewed By: Cheryl Malandrinos Rating: You’ll find the topics of bullying, peer pressure, friendship and learning to accept who you are … Continue reading

Mary, Did You Know?

During this time of Advent, I can’t help but think of Mary. As a mother, I relate more to her now than when I read the Christmas story as a child. Perhaps that’s why Mary, Did You Know? is one of my … Continue reading

Grown-Up Christmas List

I first learned of the song Grown-Up Christmas List when I discovered this Amy Grant video. It tells the story of an adult talking to Santa Claus, reminding him of the childhood fantasies she used to share with him; but now she … Continue reading