6 posts from day 19/11/2012

Photo of the Day: Bertie Botts

I'm a Harry Potter fan and a fan of sugary bliss and definitely a fan of having fun! It wasn't too long ago that I smashed those three of my favorite things into one experience! Here's a photo of my souvenirs (yes, I had to look up how to spell that) from a trip to Universal Islands of Adventure: Harry Potter Wizarding World. While there, I got to ride a Hippogryph, tour Hogwarts castle, visit Olivander's for my very own wand, drink butterbeer, and eat loads of terrible-for-my-teeth but-oh-s...

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Reviewed by Kids Fantasy #6

Rating Guide 5 stars - You have to read this!           4 stars - You should read this! 3 stars - You might like this.        2 stars - You probably won't like this. 1 star - This will make you want to bang your head on a wall! Reviewer: Minerva (3rd grader) Title: The Society's Traitor Author: V.K. Finnish Rating: 5 stars The Society's Traitor is about Arthur Grey who is 11 years old and loves adventures, but he's banned from looking for treasure by the housekeepers and ...

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Reviewed by Kids Comic #2

Rating Guide 5 stars - You have to read this!           4 stars - You should read this! 3 stars - You might like this.        2 stars - You probably won't like this. 1 star - This will make you want to bang your head on a wall! Reviewer: Mallory Title: The Best School Year Ever Author: Barbara Robinson Rating: 4 stars The Best School Year Ever is a book about a bunch of sixth grade children who are a handful. The book begins on the first day of school after a boring ...

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Reviewed by Kids Realistic Fiction #5

Rating Guide 5 stars - You have to read this!           4 stars - You should read this! 3 stars - You might like this.        2 stars - You probably won't like this. 1 star - This will make you want to bang your head on a wall! Reviewer: Denali Title: A Corner of the Universe Author: Ann M. Martin Rating: 5 stars SPOILER WARNING! Hattie Owen is a twelve year old girl who doesn’t realize how small her tiny town really is. Hattie finally meets her uncle Adam for the ...

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Reviewed by Kids Fantasy #5

Rating Guide 5 stars - You have to read this!           4 stars - You should read this! 3 stars - You might like this.        2 stars - You probably won't like this. 1 star - This will make you want to bang your head on a wall! Reviewer: Avery Title:  The Society’s Traitor Author:  V.K. Finnish Rating:  5 stars The Society’s Traitor is about a boy named Arthur Grey who is eleven years old. He lives in Ivor Manor. Arthur does not like it there because of the ...

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Review: Princess Elizabeth’s Spy

Princess Elizabeth's Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal My rating: 3 of 5 stars In Princess Elizabeth's Spy, the heroine is Maggie Hope, a young, beautiful, smart, feisty, red-headed, American-born spy for whom every man she meets in WW II England seems to fall for. (We can already see where this is going...) The story mainly follows Maggie as she works to keep the young princesses of England safe from Nazi threat, but has frequent smidges of other characters' plots casting extra light for the reader...

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