2.5-3 Treasure Chests

Review: The Field Guide by Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black

by First Mate Keira December 13, 2014
Review: The Field Guide by Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: The Field Guide (Book 1: The Spiderwick Chronicles) Author: Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black Format: Hardcover # of pages: 107 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: The Grace children are moving into their crazy aunt’s ramshackle house. It’s so rundown it’s practically falling apart. Of the three, Jared […]

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Review: The People of Sparks (The Books of Ember, Book 2) by Jeanne DuPrau

by First Mate Keira December 8, 2014
Review: The People of Sparks (The Books of Ember, Book 2) by Jeanne DuPrau

By First Mate Keira Title: The People of Sparks (The Books of Ember, Book 2) Author: Jeanne DuPrau Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 352 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: When the people of Ember emerge from underground they are in shock. Following Lina and Doon’s advice they all trickle down to the road […]

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Movie Review: Beastly starring Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer

by First Mate Keira December 7, 2014
Movie Review: Beastly starring Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer

by First Mate Keira Title: Beastly Director: Daniel Barnz Duration: 86 minutes Rating: PG-13 Summary: Kyle Kingsbury is a vain and arrogant young boy. He really steps in it when he unknowingly meets and antagonizes a witch at school going by Kendra. On the night of a school dance he’s bewitched to appear as ugly […]

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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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Review: A Million Suns (Across The Universe, Book 2) by Beth Revis

by First Mate Keira December 4, 2014
Review: A Million Suns (Across The Universe, Book 2) by Beth Revis

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: A Million Suns (Across the Universe, Book 2) Author: Beth Revis Format: Hardback Page Count: 386 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 14+ Summary: Overthrowing Eldest seemed like a good decision at the time, but now that the masses are coming out of their drugged sleep, deep distrust and restlessness […]

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Review: Above the Veil (Seventh Tower, Book 4) by Garth Nix

by Quartermaster Alyx November 23, 2014
Review: Above the Veil (Seventh Tower, Book 4) by Garth Nix

Reviewed by Quartermaster Alyx Title: Above the Veil (The Seventh Tower, Book 4) Author: Garth Nix Format: Paperback Page Count: 248 Grade Reading Level: 3rd-5th Summary: Running from Sushin, Tal and Milla meet up with Ebbitt and the rebels, who call themselves the Freefolk. Once safe, Milla takes her leave and goes back to the […]

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