Category Archives: Children’s/Middle Grade

SOPHIE WASHINGTON SECRET SANTA by Tonya Duncan Ellis

GENRE: Children’s Middle Grade Amazon The book will be on sale for only 99¢ during the tour About the Book Christmas is three weeks away and a mysterious “Santa” has been mailing presents to sixth grader Sophie Washington. Her friends … Continue reading

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SOPHIE WASHINGTON: THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT SOPHIE by Tonya Duncan Ellis *Review*

GENRE:   Children’s (Middle Grade) Amazon | B&N About the Book  Oh, the tangled web we weave… Sixth grader Sophie Washington thought she had life figured out when she was younger, but this school year, everything has changed. She feels like … Continue reading

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SOPHIE WASHINGTON: THE GAMER by Tonya Duncan Ellis *Review*

GENRE:   Children’s (Middle Grade) Amazon | B&N About the Book Forty days without video games? Oh no! Sixth-grader Sophie Washington and her friends are back with an interesting book about having fun with video games while keeping balance. It’s almost … Continue reading

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SOPHIE WASHINGTON: QUEEN OF THE BEE by Tonya Duncan Ellis

GENRE:   Children’s (Middle Grade) Amazon | B&N About the Book Sign up for the spelling bee? No way! If there’s one thing 10-year-old Texan Sophie Washington is good at, it’s spelling. She’s earned straight 100s on all her spelling tests … Continue reading

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SECRETS FROM MYSELF by Christine Hart *Review*

GENRE:   Middle Grade/Paranormal Amazon | B&N About the Book Eleven-year-old Katelyn has always heard voices and had visions. She’s long suspected she was hearing from past lives. But when she runs away from home and hides out with an old … Continue reading

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SOPHIE WASHINGTON: THE SNITCH by Tonya Duncan Ellis

Today’s post and review represents a departure for Notes From a Romantic’s Heart. In addition to changing our focus from romance to children’s/middle-grade fiction, we will be welcoming a second, guest reviewer…my 10 year old granddaughter, Anya. GENRE: Children’s (Middle … Continue reading

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