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Review: Queen of the Dead (The Ghost and the Goth, Book 2) by Stacey Kade

by First Mate Keira August 29, 2014
Review: Queen of the Dead (The Ghost and the Goth, Book 2) by Stacey Kade

by First Mate Keira Title: Queen of the Dead (The Ghost and the Goth #2) Author: Stacey Kade Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 272 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 6-10 Summary: Alona Dare returns from the light, something Will Killian has never seen before, and he should know because he’s a ghost-talker, someone who can […]

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Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix directed by David Yates

by CaptainYarr August 28, 2014
Movie Review: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix directed by David Yates

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix Director: David Yates Run Time: 139 minutes Rated: PG-13 Summary: When Harry discovers that Hogwarts’ new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher won’t teach them  how to defend themselves he is determined to take over instead… secretly of course.  As Harry’s students […]

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Review: The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, Book 1) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira August 24, 2014
Review: The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, Book 1) by Rick Riordan

By First Mate Keira Title: The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, Book One) Author: Rick Riordan Narrator: Joshua Swanson Format: Audio Book CD/Minute Count: 14 CDs (Approximately 16 Hours, 48 Minutes) Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-14 Summary: “Who am I?” is the question on Jason’s mind when he wakes up on a bus heading […]

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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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