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Review: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

by Second Mate Embry August 16, 2014
Review: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Reviewed by Second Mate Embry Title: The Hunger Games Author: Suzanne Collins Format: Paperback Page Count: 374 Grade Reading Level: 6 – 8 Grade. Summary: Katniss Everdeen’s sister was picked for the Hunger Games. The Hunger Games were established a long time ago when one district of thirteen tried to rebel against the capital. After […]

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Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

by Second Mate Embry June 28, 2014
Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Reviewed by Second Mate Embry Title: Catching Fire Author: Suzanne Collins Format: Hardcover Pages: 400 Grade Reading Level: 6-8 Grade Summary: Katniss and Peeta arrive back from the 74th Hunger Games as victors. Katniss thought all she wanted was to go home, but things aren’t the same. Gale is ignoring her and Peeta is trying […]

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Review: Ironhand by Charlie Fletcher

by First Mate Keira June 8, 2014
Review: Ironhand by Charlie Fletcher

by First Mate Keira Title: Ironhand Author: Charlie Fletcher Format: Hardback Page Count: 386 Grade Reading Level: Grades 5-8 Summary: Ironhand takes place immediately after Stoneheart. George and Edie have approximately 9 hours to save Gunner from the Walker’s clutches or he will cease to exist/live to see another day. As they struggle to complete […]

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Review: Silvertongue by Charlie Fletcher

by First Mate Keira June 2, 2014
Review: Silvertongue by Charlie Fletcher

by First Mate Keira Title: Silvertongue Author: Charlie Fletcher Format: Hardback Page Count: 464 Grade Reading Level: Grades 5-8 Summary: Silvertongue takes place immediately after Ironhand. George still has one more battle to fight to win his freedom from the Stone. Edie believes her mom might be alive after all. A devil from the black […]

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Review: Independent Study (The Testing, Book 2) by Joelle Charbonneau

by First Mate Keira May 30, 2014
Review: Independent Study (The Testing, Book 2) by Joelle Charbonneau

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Independent Study (The Testing, Book 2) Author: Joelle Charbonneau Format: Hardcover Page Count: 310 pages Grade Reading Level: Grades 9-12 Summary: Cia was excited to find out she pass the Testing, but when she finds a recorded transmission in her own voice telling her of traumatic experiences during the […]

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Audio Review: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

by First Mate Keira May 28, 2014
Audio Review: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: The Host Author: Stephenie Meyer Format: Audio Book Length: 23 hrs and 5 mins Narrator: Kate Reading Grade Reading Level: Grades 9-12 Summary: The earth was invaded quietly and circumspectly. Humans realized too late when “miraculously peaceful” events took place like junkies turning themselves into hospitals and polite arguments […]

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