Spotlight on Bookstores: The Concord Bookshop; Concord, Massachusetts

The first bookstore I’ll highlight in this series is the Concord Bookshop, right on Main Street in Concord Center.  You have to picture what a Main Street would look like in a Norman Rockwell painting, modernize it just a tad, and you’ve got present-day Concord Center.  Truly, drivers stop for pedestrians not only when they’re [...]

Book Review: What the Dickens

What-the-Dickens:  The Story of a Rogue Tooth Fairy by Gregory Maguire
Publisher: Candlewick (September 11, 2007)
Hardcover: 304 pages
ISBN-10: 0763629618
ISBN-13: 978-0763629618
SheIsTooFondOfBooks Rating:  3 Stars

Gregory Maguire’s novel “What-the-Dickens: the Story of a Rogue Tooth Fairy” sets the fantasy world of the skibereen (tooth fairies) within the larger framework of children home alone during a severe storm. [...]