Tag Archives: adventure

Mirror Gate – Enter a World of Mystery

Mirror Gate the Harbringer series By Jeff Wheeler Spoiler Alert!   Summary Though relations between Princess Seraphin Fitzempress and her father have been strained, Sera’s royal position has remained unchallenged. Filled with self-doubt, she struggles to grasp the Mysteries—her greatest … Continue reading

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The Forbidden Stone, The Copernicus Legacy – Does The Past Draw In Readers?

Book Review : The Forbidden Stone                        The Copernicus Legacy By Tony Abbott Spoiler Alert! Summary The Copernicus Legacy has everything middle-grade readers love-an international adventure, a compelling friendship story, … Continue reading

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The Wings of the Morning – Books From The Early 1900’s Still Have The Power To Charm

Book Review : The Wings of the Morning By Louis Tracy Spoiler Alert! Summary Heading into a typhoon in the South China Sea, the Sirdar is on a course that will forever change the life of one of its most spirited and … Continue reading

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The Hollow Crown – Will The Kingdom Flourish After The Fall Of A Tyrant?

Book Review: The Hollow Crown The Kingfountain series #4 By Jeff Wheeler Spoiler Alert! Summary Following the downfall of a tyrant in the Wall Street Journal bestselling Kingfountain trilogy, years have passed in prosperity for the kingdom of Ceredigion. Now, as the … Continue reading

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Fields of Gold – The Romp of Steampunk In The Old West Continues

Book Review : Fields of Gold Magnificent Devices #12 e-book By Shelley Adina Spoiler Alert! Summary Book 12 in the Magnificent Devices steampunk series! If a wedding won’t stop a war, what will? Gloria Meriwether-Astor’s belief in doing the right thing has … Continue reading

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Maniac Mcgee – How Do You Become A Legend?

Book Review: Maniac Mcgee Newberry Award Winner By Jerry Spinelli Spoiler Alert! Summary Jeffrey Lionel “Maniac” Magee might have lived a normal life if a freak accident hadn’t made him an orphan. After living with his unhappy and uptight aunt and … Continue reading

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Puss In Boots – Or Bossy Boots

Book Review : Puss in Boots Timeless Fairy Tales #6 e-book By K. M. Shea Spoiler Alert! Summary Though she dreams of adventure, Gabrielle—a peasant girl—is given only a cat for her inheritance and is told she must marry, immediately. So when … Continue reading

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