Lady Midnight

August 26, 2017

Lady Midnight Dark Artifices #1 by Cassandra Clare Adventure Fantasy Mystery Romance Science Fiction Thriller Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) It is in the world of Shadowhunters and it is very well written.  You can never predict what is going to happen and that is what makes Cassandra Clare one of my favorite authors.  It follows a girl named Emma and her parabati – her sworn…

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Selection

August 26, 2017

The Selection Selection #1 by Kiera Cass Dystopian Fantasy Realistic Fiction Romance Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) “The Selection” was about a young prince who wanted to find love.  There were a lot of challenges with the person he wanted.  America didn’t want to find love, but she fell in love with Maxon.  I loved the book because it showed how difficult royal life could be….

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Amateurs

August 26, 2017

The Amateurs by Sara Shepard Mystery Thriller Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) The book is about a girl named Helan.  She disappeared last summer and her sister Areia and four friends have a meet up and decide to stay longe rto find who the killer was and trust me this is a page turner and the ending is amazing!  🙂

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Crossing Niagara

August 11, 2017

Crossing Niagara by Matt Tavares Nonfiction Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) Crossing Niagara is a nonfiction story about a guy named (called) Great Blondin.  He crossed Niagara on a 3 inch wide rope and never fell.  He did many tricks, including carrying a man on his back and standing on a chair.  He finally left Niagara because he felt there was nothing left to accomplish.

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Dork Diaries 3: Tales from a Not-So-Talented Pop Star

August 11, 2017

Tales from a Not-S0-Talented Pop Star Dork Diaries #3 by Rachel Renee Russell Graphic Novel Realistic Fiction Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) I like all of the Dork Diaries books because there is a different message in each of them.  My favorite one is #3 because Nikki and her friends form a band for a contest and they have lots of different scenarios and adventures.

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Flowers for Algernon

August 11, 2017

Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes Science Fiction Review #1 * * * Stars (Pretty good) I liked the concept of the book and the foreshadowing it has.  It talks about Algernon, a mouse, and a human being tested for a “potion” that can make you smarter.  For the human it works, yet makes him realize something about his life that he didn’t before.  What I didn’t like was how…

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Blindsided

August 11, 2017

Blindsided by Patricia Cummings Realistic Fiction Review #1 * * Stars (Just ok) A girl finds out she is losing her sight in a short time and can’t decide if she should live in fear or go on.

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Sweet Home Alaska

August 11, 2017

Sweet Home Alaska by Carole Estby Dagg Realistic Fiction Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) The book was great, it held a ton of description making the reader feel like part of the story.  You could tell the author put a lot of effort towards the book by the words used along with her figurative language.  Why I gave it a four star rating was that the beginning…

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Between

August 11, 2017

Between by Jean Thesman Science Fiction Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) There are two parts in the book acting as different worlds, the Mudwalker world (our world) and the “real world.”  One family has to keep a secret of how one member can live in both worlds but another is the king of the real world.  The real world is being threatened and the family has…

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How to Be a Bawse

August 11, 2017

How to Be a Bawse by Lilly Singh Nonfiction Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) Lilly gave very inspirational stories about success and become a great person.  I liked it because she helped people with anxiety and depression.  She is also very relatable.

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