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44 Books to Read if You Love Twilight

by First Mate Keira January 29, 2015
44 Books to Read if You Love Twilight

by First Mate Keira If you haven’t yet read the Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer, you should. All 4 books are out. This is their order: Twilight New Moon Eclipse Breaking Dawn Plus there’s a companion piece to Eclipse entitled The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner. Wondering who is Bree Tanner and why does […]

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Review: Tempestuous (Wondrous Strange, Book 3) by Lesley Livingston

by First Mate Keira January 25, 2015
Review: Tempestuous (Wondrous Strange, Book 3) by Lesley Livingston

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Tempestuous (Wondrous Strange, Book 3) Author: Lesley Livingston Format: Hardback Page Count: 368 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 13 and up Summary: To save Sonny Flannery, Kelley Winslow has to break his heart. If she can get him to overhear her say something he will believe it because faeries […]

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Review: Dragon Slippers by Jessica Day George

by First Mate Keira January 24, 2015
Review: Dragon Slippers by Jessica Day George

by First Mate Keira Title: Dragon Slippers Author: Jessica Day George Format: Hardback Page Count: 321 Grade Reading Level: 6-8 Grades Summary: Creel Carlbrun is going to be sacrificed to a dragon. Her foolish aunt hopes this will put her in the path of a wealthy knight and result in marriage and the rising of […]

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Review: I Learned a New Word Today… Genocide by Elizabeth Hankins

by First Mate Keira January 23, 2015
Review: I Learned a New Word Today… Genocide by Elizabeth Hankins

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: I Learned a New Word Today… Genocide Author: Elizabeth Hankins Format: Paperback # of Pages: 150 pages Grade Reading Level: 5th – 8th grade Summary: Javier Mendoza is a 5th grade student at Franklin D. Roosevelt Elementary. As part of an assignment for social studies he must keep […]

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74 Books to Read if You Love the Hunger Games

by First Mate Keira January 22, 2015
74 Books to Read if You Love the Hunger Games

If you haven’t read the Hunger Games you really should! They’re pretty awesome. Check them out: The Hunger Games Catching Fire Mockingjay If you’re already a fan of the Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins… You should add these books to your to be read pile! (The recommendations are in no particular order.) Matched Trilogy by […]

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The Top 3 Deadliest High Schools on TV

by First Mate Keira January 20, 2015
The Top 3 Deadliest High Schools on TV

by First Mate Keira High school is a dark and dangerous place. It’s four years of trying to stay alive and ahead of the pack. You never know who might backstab you at any moment or when the next supervillain will pop up… oh drat… that’s just in TV. Here I was getting all excited […]

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