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Review: Bunnicula by Deborah Howe and James Howe

by CaptainYarr February 22, 2015
Review: Bunnicula by Deborah Howe and James Howe

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Bunnicula Authors: Deborah Howe, James Howe Format: Paperback Pages: 128 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Chester the cat and Harold the dog are curious about the new family pet. The Monroes found the bunny at a Dracula movie in a box of dirt. Chester tries to get rid of […]

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Review: Across the Universe (Across the Universe, Book 1) by Beth Revis

by First Mate Keira February 16, 2015
Review: Across the Universe (Across the Universe, Book 1) by Beth Revis

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Across the Universe (Across the Universe, Book 1) Author: Beth Revis Format: Hardback Page Count: 416 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 14 and up Summary: Godspeed is a spaceship that was sent into space by a group on earth, hoping to find a new earth planet. Amy joined her […]

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Review: Aurelia by Anne Osterlund

by First Mate Keira February 3, 2015
Review: Aurelia by Anne Osterlund

by First Mate Keira Title: Aurelia Author: Anne Osterlund Format: Paperback Page Count: 246 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 7-12 Summary: The book begins with a dead body being carted away. Readers soon learn that there’s a plot to kill the crown princess of Tyralt, but the princess herself is unaware. A grown up school […]

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Review: The Homework Machine by Dan Gutman

by CaptainYarr January 6, 2015
Review: The Homework Machine by Dan Gutman

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: The Homework Machine Author: Dan Gutman Page Count: 146 Format: Hard cover Grade Reading Level: 3rd-5th Summary: Brenton, Snik, Kelsey, and Judy are in 5th grade and have only thing in common. Can you guess what it is? They all hate homework! Brenton, however, has a secret homework machine that […]

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Review: 13 Treasures by Michelle Harrison

by First Mate Keira December 21, 2014
Review: 13 Treasures by Michelle Harrison

by First Mate Keira Title: 13 Treasures Author: Michelle Harrison Format: Hardback Page Count: 355 Grade Reading Level: Grade 5–8 Summary: Tanya knows that at age 13 she can no longer get away with talking to faeries or about them in front of others as both adults and kids couldn’t see them. Only her. She’d […]

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Review: C. Y. A.: Covert Youth Agency: The Case of Tangled Love by Jason Ancona

by First Mate Keira December 17, 2014
Review: C. Y. A.: Covert Youth Agency: The Case of Tangled Love by Jason Ancona

by First Mate Keira Title: C.Y.A.: The Case of Tangled Love (A Covert Youth Agency Novel, Book 1) Author: Jason Ancona Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 258 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 8-14 Summary: The Covert Youth Agency (C.Y.A.) is the brainchild of Peter “Pi” Samuels (sophomore), a kid born on March 14 (which explains […]

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