School Situations

Review: Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace by Eric Wight

by PirateYarr March 1, 2015
Review: Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace by Eric Wight

by Gangplank Gigi, guest reviewer Title: Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace Author: Eric Wight Format: Kindle ebook Page Count: 96 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: Frankie Pickle has a secret life inside his imagination (this aspect is in a graphic novel format). Frankie draws all over his math test as his imagination […]

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Review: Touch of Frost (Mythos Academy, Book 1) by Jennifer Estep

by First Mate Keira February 17, 2015
Review: Touch of Frost (Mythos Academy, Book 1) by Jennifer Estep

Reviewed by First Mate Keira  Title: Touch of Frost (Mythos Academy, Book 1) Author: Jennifer Estep Format: Digital ebook Page Count: 336 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 15+ Summary: Mythos Academy is a boarding school for children of myths and legends. Gwen is a total outcast because she’s a Gypsy and has no special fighting […]

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Review: All American Girl by Meg Cabot

by CaptainYarr February 15, 2015
Review: All American Girl by Meg Cabot

by Captain Yarr Title: All American Girl Author: Meg Cabot Narrator: Ariadne Meyers Format: Unabridged Compact Discs CDs + Minutes: 6 CDs (7 hours and 10 minutes) Grade Reading Level: Ages 12+ Summary: Sam is a not so ordinary girl who wears all black and has a talent for drawing. She is in love with […]

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Movie Review: Easy A starring Emma Stone, Penn Badgley, Amanda Bynes, and Dan Byrd

by First Mate Keira February 12, 2015
Movie Review: Easy A starring Emma Stone, Penn Badgley, Amanda Bynes, and Dan Byrd

by First Mate Keira Title: Easy A Director: Will Gluck Run Time: 92 minutes Rated: PG-13 Summary: Olive Penderghast (Emma Stone) is invisible to the student population of Ojai High until one day a popular Christian leader at the school (Amanda Bynes) overhears Olive tell a fib to her best friend in the girl’s bathroom. […]

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Review: Beastly by Alex Flinn

by First Mate Keira February 11, 2015
Review: Beastly by Alex Flinn

by First Mate Keira Title: Beastly Author: Alex Flinn Format: Hardback Page Count: 300 Reading Grade Level: Grade 7+ Summary: Beauty and the Beast retold in modern day New York from the Kyle Kingsbury or the Beast’s point of view in a high school setting. Need I say more? Yum! Why I started reading this […]

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Review: Geek Charming by Robin Palmer

by First Mate Keira February 10, 2015
Review: Geek Charming by Robin Palmer

by First Mate Keira Title: Geek Charming Author: Robin Palmer Format: Paperback Page Count: 338 Grade Reading Level: Grades 7-11 Summary: Dylan Schoenfield is the most popular girl in school and is dating the most popular boy. Girls want to be her and who can blame them? She’s got everything… wealth, looks, and the hottest […]

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