Book Review: Jack by Gary Dorion (Book One of a trilogy)

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Genre: Historical Fiction Age recommended: 10 and up I didn’t really like this book until about halfway through where the historical aspect of the book came in. Until then, I felt that the book was extremely redundant and that the first 50 or so pages were completely unnecessary. —————————– Jack Stone is an extremely mischievous boy living in Charleston, Georgia during the pre-Civil War era (1860). He almost never attends school and enjoys pranking his teacher, whom he is supposed to refer to as Master. Master is a white man whose views of the … Continue reading Book Review: Jack by Gary Dorion (Book One of a trilogy)

Books I’ve read in 2014!

Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life by Wendy Mass (Reviewed) Anastasia by Carolyn Meyer (Reviewed) A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle (Reviewed) A Wind At The Door by Madeleine L’Engle (Reviewed) Skinners Banks by Brad V. Cowan (Advance Reader Copy – Reviewed) A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L’Engle (Reviewed) Many Waters by  Madeleine L’Engle  (Reviewed) An Acceptable Time by Madeleine L’Engle (Reviewed) Whisper by Stacey R. Campbell (Reviewed) The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak (Reviewed) Jim Morgan and the Pirates of the Black Skull by James Matlack Raney (Reviewed) Hidden Magic by K.D. Faerydae (Reviewed) Half A Chance by Cynthia Lord … Continue reading Books I’ve read in 2014!

Book Review: Jeremy Fink And The Meaning Of Life by Wendy Mass

Rating : 4.9 out of 5 stars Age Recommended : 11 and up Jeremy Fink And The Meaning Of Life is an amazing book about the discoveries of life. Wendy Mass’s message in the book is clearly portrayed: Life is more than just a string of memories. Do you agree? Well, I do. I think that once you make an impact on the world, big or small, you will always be remembered. Life is a chance to make your mark on the world. People will never forget… whether you reunited them with an old friend, or if you saved their life. Jeremy … Continue reading Book Review: Jeremy Fink And The Meaning Of Life by Wendy Mass