In which Miss Molly crosses into Switzerland on skis.

Shadow on the Mountain Margi Preus Summary: When the Nazi’s invade Norway during WWII, 14 year old Espen and his friends are swept up into the Resistance movement. Espen starts small by delivering illegal newspapers that combat the Nazi propaganda, and gradually becomes more and more involved by becoming a courier and finally a spy. […]

In which Miss Molly paints with light.

What time is it? It’s Mangled Messes time! It’s my last session before Summer Reading insanity begins, so I wanted to go out with a BANG and what better way to do that than by doing a program about Light Painting. Light painting is exactly what it sounds like: setting an extended exposure time on […]

In which Miss Molly comes to a Grimm Conclusion.

Grimm Conclusion Adam Gidwitz Summary: Along the same vein as A Tale Dark and Grimm, and In a Glass Grimmly, this tale follows Jorinda and Joringel as they navigate their way through various fairy tales, ala the Grimm Brothers: The Juniper Tree, Cinderella, and a few others. It is dark, bloody, and no-holds barred. But […]