Rising Star: Book One in the Rise and Fall of Dani Truehart Series by Michele Kwasniewski

Dani Trueheart has spent her whole life working to be a professional singer.  For almost all of her 15 years, she has been in dance classes and singing classes, both before and after school.  She has been on a diet since she was six.  Dani is used to living her life for the future and … Continue reading Rising Star: Book One in the Rise and Fall of Dani Truehart Series by Michele Kwasniewski

Geckos and Guns: The Pakistan Years By Sharon Bazant

This is a fascinating memoir of a family’s time in Pakistan.  The family was a nuclear family: father, mother, sister, brother. They decided they needed more adventure in their life, so in 1991, they left the Canada and moved to Pakistan.  Without the umbrella of being employed by the government, they did it all on … Continue reading Geckos and Guns: The Pakistan Years By Sharon Bazant