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Audio Review: Peter and the Shadow Thieves (Peter and the Starcatchers, Book 2) by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson

by First Mate Keira August 31, 2014
Audio Review: Peter and the Shadow Thieves (Peter and the Starcatchers, Book 2) by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: and the Shadow Thieves (Peter and the Starcatchers, Book 2) Authors: Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson Format: Audio book Length: 11 hours and 4 minutes Narrator: Jim Dale Grade Reading Level: 5th Grade+ Summary: Peter and Tinker Bell leave Mollusk Island and his friends behind in order to warn […]

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Review: The Mother Tongue by Bill Bryson

by First Mate Keira August 30, 2014
Review: The Mother Tongue by Bill Bryson

by First Mate Keira Title: The Mother Tongue Author: Bill Bryson Format: Paperback Page Count: 245 Grade Reading Level: Ages 16+ Why I read this book: It was loaned to me by a friend who knew how much I enjoyed English. Why you should read this book: The Mother Tongue is a non-fiction work that […]

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Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

by CaptainYarr August 26, 2014
Review: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Author: J.K. Rowling Format: Paperback Pages: 309 Grade Reading Level: 5.3, Ages 9+ Summary: An 11 year old boy, living with his Aunt and Uncle in Surrey,England, finds out that he is a wizard. Not only is he a wizard but he is […]

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Review: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Book 1) by Douglas Adams

by First Mate Keira August 19, 2014
Review: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Book 1) by Douglas Adams

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Book 1) Author: Douglas Adams Format: Audio Book Length: 5 hrs and 51 mins Narrator: Stephen Fry Grade Reading Level: Ages 14+ Summary: The Earth is doomed. Plans were submitted to clear a pathway through the solar system […]

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Review: Prom and Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg

by First Mate Keira August 11, 2014
Review: Prom and Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg

by First Mate Keira Title: Prom and Prejudice Author: Elizabeth Eulberg Format: Hardcover Page Count: 231 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-14 Summary: Like how the movie Clueless is the high school version of Jane Austen’s Emma, Prom and Prejudice is the perfect updated foil for Pride and Prejudice also set in high school. Two […]

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Review: Dragon Spear by Jessica Day George

by First Mate Keira August 7, 2014
Review: Dragon Spear by Jessica Day George

by First Mate Keira Title: Dragon Spear Author: Jessica Day George Format: Hardback Page Count: 246 Grade Reading Level: 5th-9th Grade Summary: Love is in the air. Creel is designing her wedding dress and planning her marriage to Prince Luka. During their engagement, Shadras and some dragons swoop in to take Luka, Creel, and her […]

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