Advance Reader Copy Review

GIVEAWAY + Review: Croc Capers (Bindi Wildlife Adventures, Book 7) by Bindi Irwin and Chris Kunz

by First Mate Keira February 23, 2015
GIVEAWAY + Review: Croc Capers (Bindi Wildlife Adventures, Book 7) by Bindi Irwin and Chris Kunz

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Croc Capers (Bindi Wildlife Adventures, Book 7) Author: Bindi Irwin and Chris Kunz Format: Paperback Page Count: 112 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 7 and up Summary: Bindi and Robert Irwin are visiting one of their favorite places in the world when their idyllic location and crocodile captures is […]

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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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Review: Goddess Interrupted (Goddess Test, Book 2) by Aimee Carter

by First Mate Keira January 16, 2015
Review: Goddess Interrupted (Goddess Test, Book 2) by Aimee Carter

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Goddess Interrupted (Goddess Test, Book 2) Author: Aimee Carter Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 304 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 14+ Summary: Kate Winters back from her forced summer holiday as the new Queen of the Underworld, has found her husband, Henry to be very distant. She doesn’t understand […]

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Review: The Shadow Throne (Ascendance Trilogy, Book 3) by Jennifer Nielsen

by First Mate Keira January 13, 2015
Review: The Shadow Throne  (Ascendance Trilogy, Book 3) by Jennifer Nielsen

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Shadow Throne (Ascendance Trilogy, Book 3) Author: Jennifer Nielsen Format: Ebook Page Count: 341 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 8-12 Summary: The Kingdom of Carthya is surrounded on all sides by enemies. Allies are too far away to help. King Jaron must use his wits to outwit neighboring […]

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Review: The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking Like a Professional by Philip Yaffe

by First Mate Keira December 24, 2014
Review: The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking Like a Professional by Philip Yaffe

by First Mate Keira Title: The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking Like a Professional Author: Philip Yaffe Format: Ebook Page Count: 288 pages Grade Reading Level: 9th Grade+ Why I read this book: I was offered a review copy by the author. In addition, I was interested in learning the secret to effective expository […]

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Review: Wax by Phil Duncan

by Cap'n Evelyn Knifenose December 22, 2014
Review:  Wax by Phil Duncan

Reviewed by Cap’n Evelyn Knifenose Title: Wax Author: Phil Duncan Format: Ebook Page Count: 272 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 13+ Summary: Yancey Muncey is a geek. And he is also dead. Then Dr. Blankenship offers to bring him back to life again, in what becomes known as the Frankenyancey Project, and how can his […]

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