Some Kind of Courage and a red spine

In honor of the PopSugar 2017 category "a book with a red spine," I picked up a copy of Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart. Granted, it wasn't exclusively because of the reading challenge, but rather because the book was a top contender for this year's Texas Bluebonnet Award and it was staring at …

The Solitude of Prime Numbers and the great space that separates us.

    For me, a quote from the first page of the 20th chapter of The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paola Giordano, sums the nature of this book exactly: For Alice and Mattia, the high school years were an open wound that had seemed so deep that it could never heal. They had passed through them …