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Review: Stoneheart by Charlie Fletcher

by First Mate Keira April 21, 2014
Review: Stoneheart by Charlie Fletcher

by First Mate Keira Title: Stoneheart Author: Charlie Fletcher Format: Hardback Page Count: 450 Grade Reading Level: Grades 5-8 Summary: 12 year old George Chapman is on a field trip with his class to the Natural History Museum in London. When he’s removed from the rest of the class for something he didn’t do, George […]

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Review: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

by Second Mate Embry April 15, 2014
Review: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

by Second Mate Embry, guest reviewer Title: Mockingjay Author: Suzanne Collins Format: Hardcover Page Count: 400 pages Grade Reading Level: Grade 7+ Summary: After Katniss’s survival of the Quarter Quell, she is whisked of to underground (literally and figuratively) District 13. Over the course of the book Katniss is preparing for when she can go […]

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Review: The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, Book 1) by Julie Kagawa

by PirateYarr March 23, 2014
Review: The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, Book 1) by Julie Kagawa

Reviewed by Lynn Reynolds Title: The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, Book 1) Author: Julie Kagawa Format: Hardback Page Count: 512 pages Grade Reading Level: Age 14+ This story was written in the first person. In giving names to the parts of her book, Julie gives you hints as to what each part is about. […]

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Review: Malice by Chris Wooding

by First Mate Keira February 20, 2014
Review: Malice by Chris Wooding

by First Mate Keira Title: Malice Author: Chris Wooding Illustrator: Dan Chernett Format: Hardback Pages: 379 Grade Reading Level: 7th-9th Grade Summary: In Britain all the children know the rumors of a comic book called Malice. They also know that if a ritual is done and a chant said six times they could be taken […]

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Audio Review: House of Hades (Heroes of Olympus, Book 4) by Rick Riordan

by First Mate Keira January 31, 2014
Audio Review: House of Hades (Heroes of Olympus, Book 4) by Rick Riordan

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: House of Hades (The Heroes of Olympus, Book 4) Author: Rick Riordan Format: Audio Book Length: 17 hrs and 32 mins Narrator: Nick Chamian Grade Reading Level: Ages 12+ Summary: Annabeth and Percy must escape the Underworld (or more precisely Tartarus). Their friends must reach them from the mortal […]

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Review: The Abduction (Theodore Boone, Book 2) by John Grisham

by Cap'n Evelyn Knifenose January 24, 2014
Review: The Abduction (Theodore Boone, Book 2) by John Grisham

Reviewed by Captain Evelyn Knifenose Title: The Abduction (Theodore Boone, Book 2) Author: John Grisham Format: Hardback Page Count: 256 pages Grade Reading Level: Ages 10+ Summary: Theo’s young friend April, who is from a troubled family, has gone missing. Usually they text and phone each other. April was petrified because her mother left her […]

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