“The school ambiance, the classroom scenes, and the friendship between the characters are tangible. It is an enjoyable read and what makes it an interesting read are the subtle messages about friendship and the importance of being truthful.” – Reader’s Favorite
Oh, the tangled web we weave…
Sophie Washington is back again, and she leaves a powerful impression on family and friends as she struggles with peer pressure, a new boy in school and the pitfalls of lying.
January 22 – February 14 – The Snitch Virtual Blog Tour
Thursday, February 1 -World Read Aloud Day; Fort Bend Christian Academy
Friday, February 9 – Career Day; Quail Valley Middle School
Saturday, February 10 – African American Read-In; Cypress Creek Christian Community Center (The Forum)
Sunday, February 11 – Black History Month Program; Southside Church of Christ
Sunday, February 25 – Black Author’s Expo & Book Fair; Church Without Walls, Eldridge Campus
Tonya Duncan Ellis is the author of the Reader’s Favorite “Five Star” rated Sophie Washington children’s book series, geared toward readers ages 8 to 12, and is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). She has received awards for literary excellence and worked as a journalist and freelance magazine writer. The author lives in Houston, TX with her husband and three children.
He loves me. He loves me not.
I shrug my shoulders and tug the last petal off the cream-colored daisy, watching it drift to the floor. Then I scoot the mess under my bed with my feet. I have been playing this game every morning for the past week and come out losing more often than not.
“It’s no use,” I moan. “Toby will never like me!”