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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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“Navigating Early” – Who Is Lost?

Book Review : Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool Spoiler Alert! At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted after his mother’s death and placed in a boy’s boarding school in Maine. There, … Continue reading

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“Princess Academy” – Perfect for the Tween Audience

Book Review : Princess Academy by Shannon Hale Spoiler Alert! Mount Eskel is home to a small village who quarries the precious linder stone for the lowlands. Miri is small and feels useless since her father won’t even allow her … Continue reading

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“Seraphina” – What Could Be Added to the Mythology of Dragons?

Book Review : Seraphina by Rachel Hartman Spoiler Alert! I am actually going to avoid spoilers to the best of my ability so you can discover this fun book for yourself. The dragons and the people in the kingdom of … Continue reading

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“Icefall” – Norse Mythology and Coming of Age Novel Wrapped Up In One Book

Book Review : Icefall by Matthew J. Kirby Spoiler Alert! Solveig, and her siblings, Asa and Harald, have been whisked away to a remote fortress surrounded by mountains, a glacier and water that becomes impassable as winter comes. Their father, … Continue reading

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