School Situations

Review: Prom and Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg

by First Mate Keira August 11, 2014
Review: Prom and Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg

by First Mate Keira Title: Prom and Prejudice Author: Elizabeth Eulberg Format: Hardcover Page Count: 231 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-14 Summary: Like how the movie Clueless is the high school version of Jane Austen’s Emma, Prom and Prejudice is the perfect updated foil for Pride and Prejudice also set in high school. Two […]

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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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Review: 24 Girls in 7 Days by Alex Bradley

by First Mate Keira August 4, 2014
Review: 24 Girls in 7 Days by Alex Bradley

by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: 24 Girls in 7 Days Author: Alex Bradley Format: Paperback Page Count: 265 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 7+ Summary: Jack Grammer is a dorky senior at City High School with no love life. With only a few weeks before prom he asks and gets rejected. Two friends, Natalie and […]

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Review: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney

by cookcutlery July 30, 2014
Review: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules by Jeff Kinney

by Pirate Cook Cutlery, guest reviewer Title: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Author: Jeff Kinney Format: Hardback Pages: 216 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Greg Heffley is in his second year of Middle School. Pretty much, his brother Rodrick, can get Greg to do anything Rodrick wants because Rodrick has some blackmail […]

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Review: Hailey Twitch is Not a Snitch by Lauren Barnhold

by PirateYarr July 26, 2014
Review: Hailey Twitch is Not a Snitch by Lauren Barnhold

by Gangplank GiGi, guest reviewer Title: Hailey Twitch is Not a Snitch Author: Lauren Barnhold Format: Kindle ebook Page Count: 160 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Hailey Twitch is a cute little girl who can’t seem to stay out of trouble. She is good-hearted — and manages to get into some sort of […]

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Review: The Royal Treatment (Princess for Hire #2) by Lindsey Leavitt

by First Mate Keira July 23, 2014
Review: The Royal Treatment (Princess for Hire #2) by Lindsey Leavitt

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Royal Treatment (Princess for Hire #2) Author: Lindsey Leavitt Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 272 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 6–8 Summary: Desi Bascomb’s job as a princess double or stand-in was in jeopardy from her actions helping out Level 1 princesses, but luckily everything got sorted out. […]

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