Michelle Isenhoff

Year: 2013

The Magician's Nephew (Chronicles of Narnia), 1955

I published this post on my self-hosted blog last spring. Since the first five Narnia books are on this blog, I wanted to put this one here, too. I’m nearly done working my way through the Chronicles of Narnia with my son. This is the sixth and second-to-last book in the series. Oddly enough, it tells of […]

Bailey's One Year Ampuversary

For those of you who were following Bookworm Blather a year ago, you’ll probably remember the angst I went through when my then five-year-old lab-mix, Bailey, was diagnosed with cancer and underwent the amputation of her right hind leg. If not, you can read about it here. Bailey made an amazing recover. Today marks the one year […]

New from D. Robert Pease in the Noah Zarc Trilogy

Good news! Good news I wanted to share! I love this series and can’t wait to read the final book that releases TODAY! Today the Noah Zarc middle grade, science fiction adventure is complete with the release of the third book: Noah Zarc: Declaration. At the same time the Noah Zarc Special Omnibus Edition is […]

A Measure of Disorder (Mother Earth Series, book 1), by Alan Tucker

Who knew a simple science field trip could turn into such a whale of an adventure? Jenni Kershaw and her classmates can’t seem to find the bus for the return trip to school. Then they notice the landscape has changed, the vegetation is unfamiliar, not to mention the peculiar talking wildlife. They’ve been brought to […]

Seymour Finney Barn

Seymour Finney was a Detroit innkeeper and a “conductor” on the Underground Railroad. He hid runaways in his barn, pictured at left and below–often while housing the slavecatchers in his hotel! The barn stood on the NE corner of State and Griswold Streets. There is a historical marker placed at that site that reads: “Seymour […]

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