Year In Reading

Little Golden Book’s The Jolly Barnyard

It’s the farmer’s birthday!  He is celebrating it with a cheerful mood and by feeding his livestock.  The barnyard animals show their appreciation by giving him milk, wool, and anything else the farmer needs. The Jolly Barnyard was not one of my favorite books.  It felt disconnected with no real purpose.  I was expecting the… Continue reading Little Golden Book’s The Jolly Barnyard

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Just Like Dad is Just Like Dad!

This is a true heart-felt story of a son following his dad around and wanting to be just like his dad.  The kid recognizes that even his own father may have some faults, but comes up with a unique way of solving the problems without losing step in growing up just like his dad. Just… Continue reading Just Like Dad is Just Like Dad!

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Stephen King’s Under the Dome

Chester’s Mill, a small town in Maine, is suddenly cut off from the outside world by an invisible barrier.  It is a barrier that will crash planes, cut a woodchuck in half and explode pacemakers.  To complicate the situation, a murderer is on the loose, and the townsfolk are running scared. Rusty Everette is a… Continue reading Stephen King’s Under the Dome