2.5-3 Treasure Chests

Review: Turnabout by Margaret Peterson Haddix

by Second Mate Embry July 19, 2014
Review: Turnabout by Margaret Peterson Haddix

by Second Mate Embry, guest reviewer Title: Turnabout Author Margaret Peterson Haddix Page Count: 223 Format: Hardcover Grade Reading Level: Ages 12+ Summary: Amelia Hazelwood, Annabeth Flick, and 40 or more others from Riverside nursing home are selected at the old age of 100 to live forever. In a doctor’s experiment called Project Turnabout. The […]

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Audio Review: Artemis Fowl: The Time Paradox (Book 6) by Eoin Colfer

by First Mate Keira July 14, 2014
Audio Review: Artemis Fowl: The Time Paradox (Book 6) by Eoin Colfer

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: Artemis Fowl: The Time Paradox, Book 6 Author: Eoin Colfer Narrator: Enn Reitel # CDs / Minutes: 8 CDs (9 hours, 54 minutes) Format: Unabridged Compact Disc Grade Reading Level: 6.2; Ages 10-17 Audio Clip Preview: Summary: Artemis’ mother is sick and fairy magic just makes it worse. […]

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Review: A Farewell to Charms (Princess for Hire, Book 3) by Lindsey Leavitt

by First Mate Keira June 23, 2014
Review: A Farewell to Charms (Princess for Hire, Book 3) by Lindsey Leavitt

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: A Farewell to Charms (Princess for Hire, Book 3) Author: Lindsey Leavitt Format: Hardback Page Count: 288 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 5-7 Summary: Desi Bascomb is a magical princess substitute prodigy and is being fast-tracked to the big leagues at Facade Agency. As a new Level 3, she’s […]

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Audio Review: Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception (Book 4) by Eoin Colfer

by First Mate Keira June 18, 2014
Audio Review: Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception (Book 4) by Eoin Colfer

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: Artemis Fowl: The Opal Deception, Book 4 Author: Eoin Colfer Narrator: Nathaniel Parker # CDs (Minutes): 7 CDs (8 hours, 24 minutes) Format: Unabridged Compact Disc Grade Reading Level: 6.2; Ages 10-17 Audio Clip Preview: Download Clip (Right click, save as.) Summary: Opal Koboi, an unconscious pixie and […]

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Review: Will Work for Prom Dress by Aimee Ferris

by First Mate Keira June 16, 2014
Review: Will Work for Prom Dress by Aimee Ferris

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Will Work for Prom Dress Author: Aimee Ferris Format: Paperback Page Count: 272 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 12-16 Summary: Quigley Johnson and her best friend Anne Parisi have joined together to get jobs, buy dresses, find dates, and go to prom. It’s all part of the betterment plan. […]

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Review: The Ironwood Tree by Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black

by First Mate Keira June 15, 2014
Review: The Ironwood Tree by Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: The Ironwood Tree (Book 4: The Spiderwick Chronicles) Author: Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black Format: Hardcover # of pages: 108 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: At Mallory’s fencing competition, Jared spies a girl trying to break into his sister’s backpack. When corning the girl, Jared discovers that […]

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