Review: Twilight (Twilight, Book 1) by Stephenie Meyer

by CaptainYarr November 21, 2014
Review: Twilight (Twilight, Book 1) by Stephenie Meyer

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What Books to Pack on Vacation

by First Mate Keira November 20, 2014
What Books to Pack on Vacation

by First Mate Keira Its summertime and everybody is getting ready to go on vacation it seems. I don’t know about anybody else but when it comes to packing I always make sure to bring along a few okay a lot of books. Whether you’re planning a road trip, flying somewhere, or just heading to […]

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DNF Review: Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, Book 1) by Marissa Meyer

by First Mate Keira November 19, 2014
DNF Review: Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, Book 1) by Marissa Meyer

Reviewed by First Mate Keira Title: Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, Book 1) Author: Marissa Meyer Format: Audiobook Narrator: Rebecca Soler Length: 10 hrs and 6 mins Reading Grade Level: Age 15+ Summary: Cyborgs, even though they are part human (and started off all human) are deemed second-class citizens. They are owned, not free. What they do […]

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Movie Review: Alice in Wonderland starring Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska

by First Mate Keira November 18, 2014
Movie Review: Alice in Wonderland starring Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska

by First Mate Keira Title: Alice in Wonderland Director: Tim Burton Run Time: 108 Minutes Rated: PG Summary: Grown-up Alice revisits the Wonderland of her youth, a place she’s dreamed about since she was six, in a retelling of the classic storyline, when a white rabbit shows up at her engagement party and leads her […]

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

by Cap'n Evelyn Knifenose November 17, 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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Review: Enthusiasm by Polly Shulman

by First Mate Keira November 16, 2014
Review: Enthusiasm by Polly Shulman

by First Mate Keira Title: Enthusiasm Author: Polly Shulman Format: Hardback Page Count: 198 Grade Reading Level: Grade 7+ Summary: When Julie Lefkowitz’s enthusiastic friend Ashleigh falls in love with Julie’s Jane Austen novel Pride and Prejudice, she drags Julie into a wild adventure involving crashing Forefield Academy, an all-boys prep school, Founder’s Ball, in […]

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