Fiction · Realistic Fiction · Suspense

The Teacher’s Secret by Suzanne Leal

My rating: 4/5 stars I love a book about teacher problems and classroom lives (for obvious reasons), but The Teacher’s Secret by Suzanne Leal is every teacher’s worst nightmare come to life.  I was completely absorbed in this story from start to finish. Terry Pritchard is a passionate Year 6 educator at Brindle Public school.  As the… Continue reading The Teacher’s Secret by Suzanne Leal

Family · Fiction · Realistic Fiction

Harmony by Carolyn Parkhurst

My rating: 5/5 stars ⭐️ Carolyn Parkhurst’s new novel, Harmony, is an enthralling peek at a family struggling to understand their child and sacrificing everything to help her exist peaceably in a world that seems unable to understand or accept her. From the outside, the Hammonds are your typical American family: two loving parents and two… Continue reading Harmony by Carolyn Parkhurst