Author Archives: Valerie Flokstra

Book Review: Journey to Eternity

by Valerie Flokstra, jaBlog! Book Review Editor   Journey to Eternity is a book unlike any I have read before. It is full of poems that vividly describe young author Rachit Bansal’s take on life. Rachit Bansal was fifteen years old when he published his 99-page collection of poems. The poems cover dozens of different...
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Book Review: Paralyzed Dreams

by Valerie Flokstra, jaBlog! Book Reviewer   Paralyzed Dreams is the story of Pam, a fourteen-year-old teen, whose life revolves around the dream of playing Olympic volleyball. Pam and her best friend Lauren make great team. They can beat almost any beach volleyball duo, but they always make sure that they are kind to their opponents,...
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Book Review: Just Perfect

by Valerie Flokstra, Book Review Editor jaBlog!   Hanne Arts has lived in four different countries, but she has a heart for girls all over the world who struggle with bullying, depression, and eating disorders. That is what inspired her to write her novel, Just Perfect. Hanne’s novel is about a girl named Christina whose difficult...
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