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Review: The Boy Who Spoke Dog by Clay Morgan

by CaptainYarr September 11, 2014
Review: The Boy Who Spoke Dog by Clay Morgan

by Captain Lyaf Yarr, the pilot of this here vessel. Title: The Boy Who Spoke Dog Author: Clay Morgan Page Count: 166 Format: Paperback Grade Reading Level 6-8 Summary: Jack gets stranded on a mysterious island with nobody there except the sheep dogs. The dogs are getting attacked by the fangos at the same time […]

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10 Ways to Avoid Being Bored While Reading

by CaptainYarr September 10, 2014
10 Ways to Avoid Being Bored While Reading

by Captain Lyaf Yarr and First Mate Keira Does the thought of reading make you stir crazy? If you said yes, try these tips on for size to avoid boredom: Put on ambient music. It is important to pick music without lyrics otherwise you’ll find yourself singing to them instead of reading. Some types of […]

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Review: The Girl Who Owned a City by O.T. Nelson

by CaptainYarr September 6, 2014
Review: The Girl Who Owned a City by O.T. Nelson

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: The Girl Who Owned a City Author O.T. Nelson Page Count: 200 Format: Paperback Grade Reading Level: 5.1, Ages 12-17 Summary: In a city called Glenbard a plague took place. Everyone over the age of 12 was dead. Once the plague passed, all the kids under 12 didn’t know what […]

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If You Could Live in a YA Fantasy Book Series, Which Would You Choose and Why?

by CaptainYarr September 2, 2014
If You Could Live in a YA Fantasy Book Series, Which Would You Choose and Why?

by Captain Yarr Hunger Games Because I love action and adventure in my stories. If I enjoy reading about it then I would defiantly like having the same experience! Not to mention Peta! How can you live in a world without Peta? Your brave knight, clever brain, and a baker! Mmmmmm… Yum! Harry Potter Flying […]

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Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix directed by David Yates

by CaptainYarr August 28, 2014
Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix directed by David Yates

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix Director: David Yates Run Time: 139 minutes Rated: PG-13 Summary: When Harry discovers that Hogwarts’ new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher won’t teach them  how to defend themselves he is determined to take over instead… secretly of course.  As Harry’s students […]

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Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

by CaptainYarr August 26, 2014
Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Author: J.K. Rowling Format: Paperback Pages: 309 Grade Reading Level: 5.3, Ages 9+ Summary: An 11 year old boy, living with his Aunt and Uncle in Surrey,England, finds out that he is a wizard. Not only is he a wizard but he is […]

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