Coming of Age

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 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: 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: 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: The Magic Thief (The Magic Thief, Book 1) by Sarah Prineas

by First Mate Keira August 1, 2014
Review: The Magic Thief (The Magic Thief, Book 1) by Sarah Prineas

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Magic Thief Author: Sarah Prineas Format: Audio Book Listening Length: 7 hours and 32 minutes Narrator: Greg Steinbruner Grade Reading Level: Ages 8-14 Summary: Connwaer is a thief. He’s lived for a very long time on the streets of Twilight, avoiding his evil uncle, for all intents and purposes, an […]

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Audio Review: The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson, Book 5) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira July 29, 2014
Audio Review: The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson, Book 5) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: The Last Olympian Author: Rick Riordan Narrator: Jesse Bernstein Format: Audio Book # CDs + Minutes: 9 CDs (11 hours, 01 minutes) Grade Reading Level: 6 – 8 Grade. Summary: The final showdown has begun and it’s time for Percy Jackson to hear the prophecy in full. The […]

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