Things Not Seen

Things Not Seen by Andrew Clements Adventure Science Fiction Review # 1 * * * * Stars (Great!) When a boy wakes up invisible one morning he decides that the only way he can go out is by covering up with clothes. When his parents find out they start researching to help him. Then he meets a blind girl. They’re able to meet each other and she can’t see him…

August 14, 2009
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Girl Who Owned a City

The Girl Who Owned a City by O.T. Nelson Science Fiction NO Stars This was one of the worst books I’ve ever read. Why? 1.) It was not even close to realistic. First of all, adults are all catching a disease that is killing everyone over 12 years old. So the kids are left to have to survive on their own. Doesn’t sound that bad, right? Well, Lisa and Todd…

August 1, 2009
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Heir Apparent

Heir Apparent by Vivian Vande Velde Science Fiction * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) This was a great book. It was very imaginative and creative. It is about a girl who goes to a virtual reality place to play a game on her birthday. When a game goes wrong, she is stuck inside of it and the only way she can get out is if she wins. It sounds…

July 29, 2009
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City of Ember

July 29, 2009

The City of Ember Books of Ember #1 by Jeanne DuPrau Dystopian Fantasy Mystery Realistic Fiction Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) This is a really creative book. I have never seen any book ever remotely like this one, which is why it is so great. It is about a girl and a boy who live in an underground (but no one knows that it is underground)…

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Pretties

Pretties Uglies series #2 by Scott Westerfeld Adventure Mystery Science Fiction Thriller * * * * Stars (Great!) This is the sequel to Uglies, by Scott Westerfeld, so it follows the same basic storyline kind of. After Uglies, Tally has the operation (to become a Pretty) and forgets all about the Smoke until she meets Zane, who helps her remember. Shay also remembers Tally’s betrayal and gets her revenge at…

July 24, 2009
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Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton Science Fiction * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) This was one of the best sci-fi books I have ever read. It has a lot of action and suspense. It’s about an old rich guy who hires people to make dinosaurs. But everything doesn’t go as planned. The T-Rex gets out of his cage and everyone is in danger. I’d recommend this book to anybody…

July 24, 2009
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Among the Hidden – Read It and Rate It

July 22, 2009

Among the Hidden Shadow Children #1 by Margaret Peterson Haddix Dystopian Mystery Thriller Science Fiction Review # 1 * * * * Stars Who wouldn’t love this book!?! This book will get everybody hooked! This book is about a boy named Luke who is a third child. Nowadays, it doesn’t matter how many kids a family has, but in Luke’s time you were only allowed to have 2 children. So,…

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Shanghaied to the Moon

Shanghaied to the Moon by Michael J. Daley Science Fiction * * * * Stars (Great!) Stewart is an average 11 year old boy. In the future. His dream is to be like his (dead) mom and his hero, Val Thorsten, a space pilot. But his dad refuses to let him go to space camp. Finally, he gets his chance with an old space pilot – Val Thorsten himself! This…

July 21, 2009
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Everlost

Everlost by Neal Shusterman Adventure Fantasy Horror Mystery Science Fiction Thriller * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) This book, Everlost, is a great book for teens who want to be surprised at what happens chapter after chapter. It unforlds many surprises as you turn the page. When you think you know what’s going to happen, you turn out to be wrong every time. A great book for teens with…

July 21, 2009
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Avielle of Rhia

July 21, 2009

Avielle of Rhia by Dia Calhoun Adventure Fantasy Romance Science Fiction Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) I recommend this book to everyone out there reading this! It is about a princess named Arielle who is shunned by the people of her kingdom. After a devastating whirlwind, her family is dead and she lives with the villagers. She soon learns that everyone loves and then she saves…

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