Action & Adventure

Review: Wandering Warrior by Da Chen

by PirateYarr August 21, 2014
Review: Wandering Warrior by Da Chen

Reviewed by Savvy Karin Title: Wandering Warrior Author: Da Chen Format: Hardback Page Count: 336 pages Grade Reading Level: Grade 8+ Summary: Luka is a young 11 year old boy destined to be the most successful emperor. He has five moles on each foot, which is how this leader-to-be will be recognized. He is being […]

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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: 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: Lucinda’s Secret by Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black

by First Mate Keira August 13, 2014
Review: Lucinda's Secret by Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: Lucinda’s Secret (Book 3: The Spiderwick Chronicles) Author: Tony Diterlizzi and Holly Black Format: Hardcover # of pages: 108 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Thimbletack has stolen the Field Guide (or so the Grace children believe) and they want it back. However they are not the only […]

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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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Review: Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski

by Second Mate Embry August 9, 2014
Review: Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski

by Second Mate Embry, guest reviewer Title: Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison Author: Lois Lenski Format: Paperback Page Count: 320 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Mary Jemison is living a normal life in the past during the years of British colonization of America until one day a man comes running by saying […]

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