Book Review

By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Aug 29th, 2019
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Today on Redhead Mom, we’re sharing about Mad Mischief, in partnership with author Susan St. John. I don’t get a lot of time to read books, so when I do, it has to be a book I’m interested in and that keeps me interested. I definitely found myself interested and wanting to read more when I […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Sep 26th, 2017
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Disney-Hyperion sent me a copy to check out, and is partnering with me for a giveaway! In our home, we have loads of technology. From laptops to game consoles to smart televisions, we have embraced the age of technology. I find it super interesting the things our kids learn from school today that I never […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Sep 6th, 2016
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This post is brought to you in partnership with Forever, the romance imprint of Grand Central Publishing. All opinions are mine. If you love a good romance novel, you’ll want to check out THE PROTECTOR, written by Jodi Ellen Malpas. The book is now available online, as well as in bookstores! Learn more about it below […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Jul 15th, 2016
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If you love to read and are looking for a good book to check out, you’ll want to check out Baby Doll, written by Hollie Overton. Baby Doll is now available in stores and online.  ABOUT THE BOOK “What a compulsive read! A brilliant first novel that kept me transfixed and entertained until the very last page.” — […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Jan 5th, 2016
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It’s the start of a brand new year and what does that mean? Lots of resolutions being made to lose weight or go on diets, rights? What if I told you there was a way to lose weight without going on a diet? What’s more interesting is that it was a book written without the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Oct 21st, 2015
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Samples and prizing were provided by Disney-Hyperion. All opinions are mine. Do you love to read or have young readers in your home? If so, you’ll want to check out these Disney-Hyperion titles, each with a unique twist on popular stories! These stories are great because they are the original fairy tales…retold! The stories include A […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Oct 14th, 2015
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Do your kids love to read or be read to? I just discovered a super cute book called “The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep,” written by Carl-Johan Forssén Ehrlin. The book is available in stores now. About the Book The groundbreaking #1 bestseller is sure to turn nightly bedtime battles into a loving and special […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Nov 18th, 2014
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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Lions Gate.  I received a book, products, and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Do you hold a monthly book club meeting?  If so, you would love reading The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 and having a book club to gather with […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Sep 22nd, 2014
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Our kids enjoy reading and I’m always on the lookout for new books they would enjoy.  I recently discovered the Ricky Ricotta Series Books and they are so fun for the kids to read.  I know they’re good books when they come from Scholastic!  The series includes four different titles – Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot, Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty [&h...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
May 29th, 2014
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Do you enjoy reading books with your kids?  If so, you should check out Mouseheart, written by Lisa Fiedler and illustrated by Vivienne To.  The book just arrived on store shelves on May 20th and retails for $15.99 for the hardcover version. ABOUT THE BOOK Hopper is just an ordinary pet-shop mouse—until he escapes. Soon he […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Feb 28th, 2014
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Do you ever have those days where life just seems to be giving you lemon after lemon? Well, it’s time to start making some yummy lemonade!  If you need to be uplifted and inspired, let me recommend Chicken Soup for the Soul: From Lemons to Lemonade: 101 Positive, Practical, and Powerful Stories about Making the Best […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Dec 7th, 2013
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Growing up, I remember how my younger sister loved to read all the time.  I would always see her with a book in her hand…and she read fast too!  Brian, our 10 year old, also loves to read and reminds me a lot of her.  Recently, we were introduced to I Even Funnier, a book written […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Oct 14th, 2013
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Divorce is a hard thing – whether you are going through it as a child or as a parent.  When I went through my divorce, the only thing I held onto was what I didn’t want my boys to experience that I had experienced when my parents got divorced.  I knew the confusion, anger, sadness, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Sep 16th, 2013
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My oldest son loves to read book.  In fact, he reads through books rather quickly!  Right now, he is reading a book called The Contagious Colors of Mumpley Middle School, written by Fowler DeWitt.  It is ideal for ages 7 and up and is available in book stores and online now! ABOUT THE BOOK If there’s […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 18th, 2013
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It’s that time again…the start of a new school year.  For our family, there’s excitement and anxiety brewing as my twins are now in the “number grades.” I’m excited that the kids will be in school for the full day! The kids, on the other hand, are dreading having to be in school “for so […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Aug 17th, 2013
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I was recently introduced to The Adventures of Bella & Harry.   The Bella & Harry series was developed to inspire young readers to embrace the world and encourage its exploration.  Done through the comedic and informative adventures of sibling Chihuahuas Bella and Harry, while traveling through various countries, the series aspires to stimul...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Aug 3rd, 2013
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Every time I turn on the television or look on the internet, there is always a new fad diet, diet workout, diet book, or diet “secret.” The truth is, who doesn’t want to loose a few extra (maybe 20) pounds, or fit back into their high school skinny jeans. I know I do, but I […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
Apr 26th, 2013
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Our kids love to read and what’s better than reading a book?  Reading a personalized book!  At Chronicle Books, you have a wide variety of personalized prince or princess books!  With her name and favorite color on every page, this book is a dream come true for your little princess! Perfect for a birthday gift, […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
Feb 22nd, 2013
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Our kids love to read – especially when it comes to fun books they can read on their own or to one another.  In school, they are required to read 20 minutes a day and Captain Underpants is at the top of the list of books they enjoy reading.  Captain Underpants & the Revolting Revenge of […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
Jan 28th, 2013
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  Dear Guest,   Cousins Sophia Grace and Rosie Cordially invite you to the FANCIEST, the PINKEST, the MOST PRINCESSY tea party ever!  Tea will be served on Sunday at four o’clock in the afternoon at our castle.  Please wear your fluffiest tutu and finest tiara.   Sincerely, Sophia Grace and Rosie Do you know […]...
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