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Story Thieves – Is Fiction Really Stranger Than True Life?

Story Thieves By James Riley Spoiler Alert! Summary Life is boring when you live in the real world, instead of starring in your own book series. Owen knows that better than anyone, what with the real world’s homework and chores. … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Benedict Society – The Children Must Save The World

Book Review : The Mysterious Benedict Society By Trenton Lee Stewart Spoiler Alert! Summary “Are you a gifted child looking for special opportunities?” Dozens of children respond to this peculiar ad in the newspaper and are then put through a series … Continue reading

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“The Rise of Nine” – Are Books Written To Be Made Into Movies?

Book Review : The Rise of Nine by Pittacus Lore (or James Frey) Spoiler Alert! Until the day I met John Smith, Number Four, I’d been on the run alone, hiding and fighting to stay alive. Together, we are much … Continue reading

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“Beyonders” – What Role Does Violence Play In Children’s Novels?

Book Review : Beyonders, A World Without Heros by Brandon Mull Jason is a normal teen worried about girls and his pitching speed in baseball. He loves his job at the zoo and it is there, much to his surprise, … Continue reading

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