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Mark of the Thief – How Does It Compare To The False Prince?

Book Review : Mark of the Thief Praetor War By┬áJennifer A. Nielsen Spoiler Alert! Summary When Nic, a slave in the mines outside of Rome, is forced to enter a sealed cavern containing the lost treasures of Julius Caesar, he … Continue reading

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The Best Bad Luck I Ever Had – Will Kids Connect With This Story?

Book Review: The Best Bad Luck I Ever Had By Kristin Levine Spoiler Alert! Summary The last thing Harry “Dit” Sims expects when Emma Walker comes to town is to become friends. Proper-talking, brainy Emma doesn’t play baseball or fish … Continue reading

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“Palace of Stone” – A Remarkable Book Following a Well Loved Story

Book Review : Palace of Stone by Shannon Hale Spoiler Alert! Britta is to marry Prince Steffan and many of the girls from the princess academy are going to the capital to help in the wedding preparations. Many of the … Continue reading

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“Delirium” – A Dystopian Novel, How Does It Compare To “Matched” and “Uglies”?

Book Review : Delirium by Lauren Oliver Spoiler Alert! Lena and Hana have been best friends since second grade. They always knew when they were 18 they would be cured. Without the cure people are susceptible to contracting the worst … Continue reading

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“The House of the Scorpion” – An Exploration of Humanity, Ethics and Society

Book Review : The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer Spoiler Alert! One clone has survived. The doctor wonders if he will be thanked or cursed because he has left the clone’s intelligence intact as directed. Matt has lived … Continue reading

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