Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Mysteries of Spider Kane

I lost count of how many times I read this book. Mary Pope Osborne, who you probably know as the wonderful author of the Magic Treehouse Series, wrote it and she didn’t waste a single bit of her talent. I … Continue reading

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Girls Acting Catty

This, I’m sorry to say, was obviously not author Leslie Margolis’s best effort. It’s the sequel to her earlier book, Boys Are Dogs. The book was about a young girl called Annabelle Stevens, who is going through a couple of … Continue reading

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A Chet Gecko Mystery: The Chameleon Wore Chartreuse

Laugh out loud with this delicious little morsel! Get introduced to Chet Gecko, your elementary school detective with a nose for trouble and a hunger for sweets. When a classmate’s little brother has disappeared, Chet decides to step in. For … Continue reading

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River Secrets

Are you up for reading the third book in The Books of Bayern? I hope so, because Shannon Hale is throwing masterpieces at publishers! The first two books were about girls, but now we have one about a boy called … Continue reading

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The School Story

Boys and girls alike will just love this funny and creative tale by Andrew Clements. I know I did! Meet Natalie Nelson, a nice, quiet kind of girl with quite a way with words. And meet her wacky best friend, … Continue reading

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Tough Cookie

Welcome to the cookie world of crime. This book is by a very imaginative author, David Wisniewski, and he can really write. This book brings you down to the bottom of the cookie jar. Literally. Meet the Tough Cookie, a … Continue reading

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Enna Burning

I hope you enjoyed The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale, because here’s the sequel! Dive deeper into the life of Queen Anidori’s best friend, Enna. The threat of war sweeps through Bayern, but Enna finds herself fighting a war with … Continue reading

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