School Situations

Review: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

by CaptainYarr October 16, 2014
Review: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

Reviewed by Captain Lyaf Yarr Title: Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix Author: J.K. Rowling Format: Hard Back # of pages 870 Grade Reading Level: 5.9; 4-8 grade Summary: If Harry Potter expected Lord Voldemort to make a sudden and frightening reappearance to the wizarding world, he would be dead wrong. No, Lord Voldemort […]

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Review: The Mysterious Benedict Society (The Mysterious Benedict Society, Book 1) by Trenton Lee Stewart

by First Mate Keira October 1, 2014
Review: The Mysterious Benedict Society (The Mysterious Benedict Society, Book 1) by Trenton Lee Stewart

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Mysterious Benedict Society (The Mysterious Benedict Society, Book 1) Author: Trenton Lee Stewart Format: Paperback Page Count: 495 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-15 Summary: Are you smart enough to attend the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened? Apply and find out today. Why I started this book: […]

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Audio Review: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

by PirateYarr September 28, 2014
Audio Review: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Reviewed by Mandy Webster Title: Eleanor & Park Author: Rainbow Rowell Format: Audiobook Duration: 8 hours 59 minutes Grade Reading Level: Ages 14+ Summary:  1986: Park is just trying to keep his head down and make it through high school with his dignity intact, so when new girl Eleanor steps onto the school bus with her unruly mop of red hair […]

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Review: The New Girl (Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls: Book 2) by Meg Cabot

by Second Mate Embry September 25, 2014
Review: The New Girl (Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls: Book 2) by Meg Cabot

by Second Mate Embry, guest reviewer Title: The New Girl (Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls: Book 2) Author: Meg Cabot Format: Hardcover Page Count: 222 Grade Reading Level: Ages 9-12 Summary: On top of all the moving problems, Allie has to start a new school. She thinks things are looking up until Rosemary; the school […]

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Review: My Fair Godmother by Janette Rallison

by First Mate Keira September 22, 2014
Review: My Fair Godmother by Janette Rallison

by First Mate Keira Title: My Fair Godmother Author: Janette Rallison Format: Hardback Page Count: 320 Pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 4-9 Summary: Two sisters, one boy, a disaster in the making, n’est pas? Enter Chrysanthemum (Chrissy) Everstar, a fairy godmother-in-training looking to make a little extra credit and get good recommendations to get into […]

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Review: Kid Lawyer (Theodore Boone, Book 1) by John Grisham

by Cap'n Evelyn Knifenose September 21, 2014
Review: Kid Lawyer (Theodore Boone, Book 1) by John Grisham

Reviewed by Cap’n Evelyn Knifenose Title: Kid Lawyer (Theodore Boone, Book 1) Author: John Grisham Format: Hardback Page Count: Grade Reading Level: Ages 10+ Summary: Theodore Boone is a charming, smart, resourceful 13 year old. His parents are both lawyers, and he is aiming in that direction himself, because he loves everything to do with […]

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