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Review: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

by CaptainYarr August 23, 2014
Review: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Author: J.K. Rowling Format: Hardcover # of pages: 341 Grade Reading Level: 4-8 Grade Summary: It is Harry Potter’s second year at Hogwarts of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Dark omens are rising even before he sets foot on the school train. A little […]

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Review: North of Beautiful by Justina Chen Headley

by CaptainYarr August 22, 2014
Review: North of Beautiful by Justina Chen Headley

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: North of Beautiful Author: Justina Chen Headley Format: Hardcover Page Count: 384 Grade Reading Level: Grades 8-12 Summary: North of Beautiful is about a girl with a port-wine stain on her face. A port-wine stain is basically a big red birthmark. Tera faces many challenges, such as hiding port-wine stain […]

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Review: Bras and Broomsticks by Sarah Mlynowski

by CaptainYarr August 20, 2014
Review: Bras and Broomsticks by Sarah Mlynowski

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Bras and Broomsticks Author: Sarah Mlynowski Narrator: Ariadne Meyers Format: Audio Book # CDs + Minutes: 7 CDs (8 hours, 11 minutes) Grade Reading Level: Ages 12-17 Summary: Rachel discovers that her little sister, Miri, is a witch and that her mom is also! Her dad is about to remarry. […]

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Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides directed by Gore Verbinski

by cookcutlery August 18, 2014
Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides directed by Gore Verbinski

by Cook Cutlery, guest reviewer Title: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stanger’s Tides Director: Gore Verbinski Rated: PG-13 Minutes: 136 minutes Summary: Jack Sparrow is on a mission to find the Fountain of Youth. Along the way he has to team up with the vicious, cold-hearted, and mean Captain Black Beard. The reason behind Black […]

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Review: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

by Second Mate Embry August 16, 2014
Review: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Reviewed by Second Mate Embry Title: The Hunger Games Author: Suzanne Collins Format: Paperback Page Count: 374 Grade Reading Level: 6 – 8 Grade. Summary: Katniss Everdeen’s sister was picked for the Hunger Games. The Hunger Games were established a long time ago when one district of thirteen tried to rebel against the capital. After […]

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Review: Rise of the Evening Star (Fablehaven, Book 2) by Brandon Mull

by First Mate Keira August 10, 2014
Review: Rise of the Evening Star (Fablehaven, Book 2) by Brandon Mull

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Rise of the Evening Star (Fablehaven, Book 2) Author: Brandon Mull Format: Hardback Page Count: 441 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Siblings, Kendra and Seth, wish it was still summer vacation. They miss hanging out at Fablehaven with all of the magical creatures. When a new kid […]

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