Book Review: Princess Academy by Shannon Hale (Book one of the Princess Academy series)

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Genre: Fiction Age Recommendation: 12 and up This book was great and I loved how the characters developed throughout the book. Many characters seemed to be¬†placeholders in the beginning, but their importance became clearer as the story progressed. ——————————————— Miri is a mountain girl. For her whole life, she has lived on the mountains with her friends and family, taking care of livestock without a care in the world. She hangs out with her friends and enjoys her life. One day, people from the city, lowlanders, come to visit with a message from the … Continue reading Book Review: Princess Academy by Shannon Hale (Book one of the Princess Academy series)

Book Review: The Dog Master by W. Bruce Cameron

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Genre: Historical fiction Age Recommended: 14 and up The reason for the low rating of this book was that the book¬†constantly switched between three stories and it was necessary to pay close attention to detail in order to not be at a loss. The book itself, however, was well written and I enjoyed it. I’ve previously read and reviewed two other books by the same author, both of which I enjoyed very much: A Dog’s Purpose and A Dog’s Journey. I highly recommend them, if you haven’t read them yet. ——————————————– The story begins … Continue reading Book Review: The Dog Master by W. Bruce Cameron