First Mate Keira

Audio Review: A Tale of Two Castles by Gail Carson Levine

by First Mate Keira October 24, 2014
Audio Review: A Tale of Two Castles by Gail Carson Levine

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: A Tale of Two Castles Author: Gail Carson Levine Format: Audio Book Narrator: Sarah Coomes Listening Length: 8 hours and 27 minutes Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Elodie is traveling to the city of Two Castles (called such because it is home to two castles – one for the King, […]

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Review: Winter’s Passage (Iron Fey, Book 1.5) by Julie Kagawa

by First Mate Keira October 23, 2014
Review: Winter’s Passage (Iron Fey, Book 1.5) by Julie Kagawa

by First Mate Keira Title: Winter’s Passage (Book 1.5 in Iron Fey Series) Author: Julie Kagawa Format: Kindle ebook File Size: 211 KB Grade Reading Level: Grade 7+ Summary: Winter’s Passage explores the gap of time between Iron King and Iron Daughter. If you remember, Meghan Chase made a deal with Ash, prince of the […]

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Review: Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary (Fablehaven, Book 4) by Brandon Mull

by First Mate Keira October 21, 2014
Review: Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary (Fablehaven, Book 4) by Brandon Mull

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary (Fablehaven, Book 4) Author: Brandon Mull Format: Hardback Page Count: 535 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary:   Patton directs through clever means the location of more artifacts. It’s located in a wild dragon sanctuary, guarded by one of the original mages that […]

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Review: Frostbite by Richelle Mead

by First Mate Keira October 20, 2014
Review: Frostbite by Richelle Mead

by First Mate Keira Title: Frosbite (Vampire Academy Series, Book 2) Author: Richelle Mead Format: Paperback Page Count: 327 Grade Reading Level: Grade 9+ Summary: Because Rose was out of school for two years, she’s only now able to take her Qualifier. She’s going to be tested by one of the best guardians ever to […]

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Review: Wondrous Strange (Wondrous Strange, Book 1) by Lesley Livingston

by First Mate Keira October 18, 2014
Review: Wondrous Strange (Wondrous Strange, Book 1) by Lesley Livingston

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Wondrous Strange (Wondrous Strange, Book 1) Author: Lesley Livingston Format: Hardback Page Count: 352 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 13 and up Summary: Kelley Winslow loves acting on stage, even if it is in a two-bit theater that is very off-off-Broadway. She’s the understudy for the Faery Queen Titania […]

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Review: Matched (Matched Trilogy, Book 1) by Ally Condie

by First Mate Keira October 17, 2014
Review: Matched (Matched Trilogy, Book 1) by Ally Condie

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Matched (Matched Trilogy, Book 1) Author: Ally Condie Format: Hardback Page Count: 366 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 14 and up Summary: Society controls all aspects of life. They dictate your career, your spouse, what you eat, where you live, and your leisure activities. Cassia Reyes trusts Society to […]

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