Recent Articles by Hikari Loftus
Published: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 3:26 pm MDT
Food blogger and Utah cookbook author Deborah Harroun whips up 100 healthy smoothies, with no added processed sugars, to help parents sneak vitamins and nutrients to picky and nonpicky eaters alike in "Best 100...
Published: Friday, September 18, 2015 3:00 pm MDT
Author Colleen Houck continues her mythology-themed young adult fiction, focusing this time on Egyptian mythology. "Reawakened" features handsome princes, evil villains, a stubborn heroine and beautiful magic a...
Book review: 'Tragedy of the Sith's Revenge' is a gem for any Star Wars or Shakespeare fan's collection
Published: Friday, September 11, 2015 3:00 pm MDT
Star Wars fans, Shakespeare fans and readers who delight in cleverness are sure to enjoy what Ian Doescher has done with his Star Wars retellings. Doescher's Elizabethan take is not only hilarious and entertain...
Published: Friday, July 31, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
When David openly challenges class president Veronica, he thinks he's got her figured out. When it lands him in the race against her, he discovers that maybe perfect Veronica isn't so perfect after all in "Don'...
Published: Friday, July 10, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
Teen author Maya Van Wagenen details her experience using a 1950s popularity guide to change her low social status in a hilarious, honest and enlightening memoir that redefines popularity.
Book review: 'Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave' is simultaneously heartbreaking, heartwarming
Published: Thursday, July 2, 2015 4:14 pm MDT
Two sisters abandoned by their father at a gas station embark on their journey home in "Survival Strategies of the Almost Brave." Quick thinking, well-laid plans and a lot of bravery make for an equally heartbr...
Published: Friday, June 12, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
When the Fletcher kids discover a cursed brooch, they learn that the Mothman isn't just a legend and his presence means a deadly disaster is on the way. Josie and her brothers must break the curse before it cla...
Published: Friday, May 29, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
Utah author Betsy Schow's clever and funny retelling of "The Wizard of Oz" is sure to entertain readers with its twists and plays on the original classic.
Published: Monday, May 25, 2015 6:35 pm MDT
Author Jon Acuff's latest book, "Do Over," encourages and helps anyone experiencing a life or career transition with his steps on how to intentionally build a career that is enjoyable and meaningful.
Published: Friday, May 15, 2015 1:36 pm MDT
Ridley Duchannes is missing, and all leads point to a kidnapping by the dangerous and twisted Silas Ravenwood. Link and his friends race against time to save Ridley before Silas takes her away from them forever...