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Review: The Runaway King (The Ascendance Trilogy, Book 2) by Jennifer A. Nielsen

by First Mate Keira September 15, 2014
Review: The Runaway King (The Ascendance Trilogy, Book 2) by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Runaway King (The Ascendance Trilogy, Book 2) Author: Jennifer A. Nielsen Format: Ebook Page Count: 352 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 11+ Summary: Jaron has inherited a kingdom that is politically unstable – he has one ally, with a princess his throne must marry, and a slew of […]

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Review: The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira September 5, 2014
Review: The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3) by Rick Riordan

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Mark of Athena (Heroes of Olympus, Book 3) Author: Rick Riordan Format: Audio Book Page Count: 586 Pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: The seven demigod prophecy, otherwise called the Great Prophesy, is finally, finally, underway. After a bumpy start, with Leo firing on the Roman camp […]

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Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman

by Master Llama September 3, 2014
Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman

by Master Llama, guest reviewer Title: If I Stay Author: Gayle Forman Format: Hardback Page Count: 208 Pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 14+; Grades 10-12 Summary: Mia’s a really good cello player. Her dad used to be in a band, but now he’s a professor. She’s very shy and quiet. She got into a car […]

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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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