Book Blast and Giveaway: Pie and Other Brilliant Ideas by Karen Pokras Toz

The story will grab you from page one, and keep you mesmerized until the last page. ~ Kristy James

My nine year old daughter and I enjoyed it very much. ~ Gman Writes

From the Award Winning Author of Millicent Marie is Not My Name

Ballet and baking pies – these are two of twelve year old Georgie Harris’ favorite things. When her parents decide to move closer to her grandmother’s nursing home, Georgie quickly learns the bad news: dance lessons are too expensive in this new town.

Georgie spends most of her time baking pies to bring to her grandmother at the Willow Lakes Nursing Home. There she meets Eve, who inspires Georgie with stories of having danced with a world famous Russian ballerina many years ago.

As Georgie and Eve’s friendship evolves, their tales intertwine in this feel good story showing dreams really can come true. Continue reading

TOS Review: The Presidential Game

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Tired of the same old board games on Game Night? Today’s review is for The Presidential Game, and you’ll want to add this game to your game closet.

In The Presidential Game, two teams battle it out for control of states and their electoral votes. You can keep up with the tally on the provided pad of paper or with the ultra-cool WebMap Calculator. Your kids will have so much fun plotting their world domination that they won’t even realize that they are learning about the electoral college, geography, and math, not to mention logic and strategy. Continue reading