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Review: Ida B by Katherine Hannigan

by CaptainYarr December 20, 2014
Review: Ida B by Katherine Hannigan

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Ida B Author:Katherine Hannigan Format: Paperback # of pages: 246 Grade Reading Level: 5th grade, Ages 9-12 Summary: When Ida B Applewood’s mother gets cancer she is forced to go to public school (she was homeschooled before.) She arrives with a bad attitude because she chooses not to enjoy it […]

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5 More Reasons You Should Read Books before Seeing the Movie

by CaptainYarr December 15, 2014
5 More Reasons You Should Read Books before Seeing the Movie

by Captain Lyaf Yarr As I revealed last time, I’ve done both scenarios: read the book first and seen the movie first. I am a firm believer now of reading the books first and I hate it when people see a movie before reading the book that it was based off of! It’s like cheating. […]

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Movie Review: Justin Bieber: Never Say Never directed by Jon M. Chu

by CaptainYarr December 14, 2014
Movie Review: Justin Bieber: Never Say Never directed by Jon M. Chu

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Director: Jon M. Chu Run Time: 105 Minutes Rated: G Summary: This movie is basically a documentary of Justin’s life and his experience going from a kid living in a small town in Canada to the world’s most famous teenager and how life is insanely […]

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Review: Schooled by Gordon Korman

by CaptainYarr December 12, 2014
Review: Schooled by Gordon Korman

by Captain Lyaf Yarr, the pilot of this here vessel. Title: Schooled Author: Gordon Korman Page Count: 208 Format: Paperback Grade Reading Level: 6-8 Summary: Capricorn (Cap) Anderson has always been home schooled until his teacher and hippie grandma, Rain, falls out of a tree. Now he goes to Claverage Middle school and stays with […]

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Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets directed by Chris Columbus

by CaptainYarr December 5, 2014
Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets directed by Chris Columbus

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Director: Chris Columbus Run Time: 161 minutes Rated: PG Summary: Harry is feeling abandoned as he hasn’t heard from any of his friends since the beginning of the summer. When an odd little creature appears out of thin air and tells Harry […]

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Movie Review: Titanic directed by James Cameron

by CaptainYarr December 2, 2014
Movie Review: Titanic directed by James Cameron

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Titanic Director: James Cameron Run Time: 194 Minutes Rated:PG-13 Summary: Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) is in despair. After boarding the famous boat called “Titanic” she decides that she can’t bare living another day as a secure little rich girl that’s being forced to marry her fiance Cal (Billy Zane). […]

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