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Book Review : The Lightning Thief

The Lightning Thief  |  Rick Riordan Awards: None Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson thought getting kicked out of school was bad luck, and he's used to bad luck. But when his math teacher turns into a monster, and his Latin teacher helps save his life, things start to change. Percy discovers he is a half-blood—the son of… Continue reading Book Review : The Lightning Thief

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Book Review : Romanov

Romanov  |  Nadine Brandes Awards : None  After Tsar Nikolas Romanov abdicates his throne, the Romanov family is under house arrest, uncertain of their fate as the Bolsheviks turn the country upside down searching for, and killing, spell masters. Anastasia Romanov knows magic is dangerous in this new Russia, but she also knows it could… Continue reading Book Review : Romanov

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Book Review : The Queen of Attolia

The Queen of Attolia  | Megan Whalen Turner Awards: None The lovely Queen of Attolia is haunted; haunted by a thief in the night. She is determined to exact her revenge from Gen, the Queen's Thief. But what she takes from him pushes Sounis, Eddis, and Attolia over the precipice of war. With the Mede… Continue reading Book Review : The Queen of Attolia

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Book Review : Number the Stars

Number the Stars  |  Lois Lowry Awards: Newbery Medal Three years ago, the Nazi's invaded the city of Copenhagen, Denmark, but Annemarie Johansen can still remember a time before their suspicious questioning, a time before their guns and shiny boots on every street corners, a time when cupcakes with pink frosting could still be eaten,… Continue reading Book Review : Number the Stars