Fantasy

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: 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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Audio Review: The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson, Book 4) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira August 8, 2014
Audio Review: The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson, Book 4) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira, guest reviewer Title: The Battle of the Labyrinth Author: Rick Riordan Narrator: Jesse Bernstein Format: Audio Book # CDs + Minutes: 9 CDs (10 hours, 33 minutes) Grade Reading Level: 6 – 8 Grade. Summary: Annabeth finally gets her own quest and she’s breaking all the rules. If 3 is a […]

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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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Review: Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins

by First Mate Keira August 5, 2014
Review: Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins

by First Mate Keira Title: Hex Hall Author: Rachel Hawkins Format: Kindle ebook Page Count: 336 pages (Hardback) Grade Reading Level: Grade 8+ Summary: Sophie has known for a couple of years that she’s a witch. She loves the way magic feels tingling up from her soles to her fingertips. It’s a rush. Unfortunately for […]

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