lucky for good

“Justine’s religious beliefs and her understanding of Biblical citations are all her own and do not represent those of any person or group.” ~Susan Patron, “Notes to the Reader.” Lucky for Good (Book 3: Lucky’s Hard Pan trilogy) by Susan Patron w/ Illustrations by Erin McGuire Atheneum Books for Young Readers (Simon & Schuster), 2011. Hardcover,Continue reading “lucky for good”

still lucky

lucky breaks by Susan Patron Illustrations by Matt Phelan Ginee Seo Books/Atheneum, 2009. 179 pages, hardback. Susan Patron’s Lucky Breaks is a sequel to the 2007 Newbery Award-winning novel the higher power of lucky (Atheneum, 2006). Brigitte has opened her Café, Miles has been evaluated a genius, and Lincoln’s knots are progressing winningly. Lucky isContinue reading “still lucky”


the higher power of lucky by Susan Patron Illustrations by Matt Phelan Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2006. (hardback) 134 pages. What are the different ways we come to decide on reading a book? Of the many, I have been considering shopping Atheneum Books’ catalog. I have had good experiences with many of their books.Continue reading “unluckily…”