Book Review

Review: A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer

by BookWatch November 1, 2014
Review: A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer

by Bookwatch, guest reviewer Title: A Girl Named Disaster Author: Nancy Farmer Format: Paperback Page Count: 320 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: This is a story about an African girl whose mother was killed by a leopard, whose father had gone away, and who soon will be married to a cruel man who […]

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Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1 by Stephanie Meyer and Young Kim

by First Mate Keira October 31, 2014
Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1 by Stephanie Meyer and Young Kim

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1 Author: Stephanie Meyer Illustrator: Young Kim Format: Graphic Novel Page Count: 224 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 14+ Summary: Isabella (Bella) Swan leaves sunny Phoenix, Arizona for rainy Forks, Washington. Reserved and a little awkward, Bella doesn’t like being the new girl at […]

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Review: Academy 7 by Anne Osterlund

by First Mate Keira October 30, 2014
Review: Academy 7 by Anne Osterlund

by First Mate Keira Title: Academy 7 Author: Anne Osterlund Format: Trade Paperback Page Count: 259 Grade Reading Level: Grade 8 + Summary: Academy 7 is like Star Wars meets Harry Potter. Two kids, Aerin and Dane, must overcome great odds to attend and survive their first year in the universe’s most prestigious school. Aerin […]

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Review: The Goddess Hunt (Goddess Test, Book 1.5) by Aimee Carter

by First Mate Keira October 29, 2014
Review: The Goddess Hunt (Goddess Test, Book 1.5) by Aimee Carter

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Goddess Hunt (Goddess Test, Book 1.5) Author: Aimee Carter Format: Ebook Page Count: 71 pages Grade Reading Level: Grade 7+ Summary: Kate is banished from the Underworld for the summer and must spend her time above ground. James decides to be her companion and show her Greece, the […]

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Review: Football Hero: A Football Genius Novel By Tim Green

by CaptainYarr October 28, 2014
 Review: Football Hero: A Football Genius Novel By Tim Green

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Football Hero: A Football Genius Novel Author: Tim Green Format: Hardcover Page Count: 304 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Ty Lewis is a middle-schooler who lives with his aunt and uncle (because both of his parents are dead). They don’t treat him very well either. School is bad […]

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Review: C. Y. A.: Covert Youth Agency: The Sext Crime by Jason Ancona

by First Mate Keira October 27, 2014
Review: C. Y. A.: Covert Youth Agency: The Sext Crime by Jason Ancona

by First Mate Keira Title: The Sext Crime: C.Y.A.: Covert Youth Agency (Volume 2) Author: Jason Ancona Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 280 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 8-14 Summary: When senior class presidential candidate, Meredith, is blackmailed into quitting the election race, she gets her best friend and campaign manager to contact the C.Y.A. […]

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