Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys, Club Dread by Carolyn Keene and Franklin W. Dixon

  "Sometimes, being an ATAC agent doesn’t seem so bad..."

When Frank and Joe Hardy get sent to Florida mission they didn't know what they were in for, so when they ran into Nancy they weren't surprised. While Nancy help the Hardy boys Nancy's penthouse suite at the hotel their staying at got trashed, who would do this! Read about Nancy drew and The Hardy boys finding out who committed this crime.

I really enjoyed this book and it was quite a quick read so it was fun and easy to enjoy!

Author: Carolyn Keene and Franklin W. Dixon
Genre: Mystery
Publisher: Aladdin (2009)

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Malala, the girl who stood up for education and changed the world, by Malala Yousafzai and Patricia McCormick

"If they wanted to kill me they should have done it in 2009" 

-Malala Yousafzai

Malala always wanted to be educated and have a productive job, she always wanted other kids to have and education and get a productive job. When she finally was able to get herself speaking out to the public about girls education, something finally got in her way. The Taliban had started there brainwashing. Malala never gave up, Malala didn't even stop fighting for whats right when she was shot. 

Follow the amazing life of Malala Yousafzai's as she fights for what is right and what she loves.

Author: Malala Yousafzai and Patricia McCormick
Genre: non-fiction
Publisher: Indigo (2014)

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Dancing in the dark by Robyn Bavati

" I said No Yehudit, You will not dance! That is final!"(from Book)

Ditty lives in a household where you could not wear clothes that showed skin, where you couldn't turn the light on at Shabbos, You couldn't even celebrate Christmas. So when Ditty asked if she could start ballet, you can only guess what happened. Ditty was so upset she slipped out of the house on Shabbos and enrolled her self in dance. Her life was taken over then. Is Ditty able to keep dancing a secret, or will she be revealed.  

This is also the most amazing book I've ever read. So please go and read it!

Author: Robyn Bavati
Publisher: Flux (2013)
Genre: realistic fiction

Pirouette by Robyn Bavati

" Identical twins, Hannah and Simone Pirouette into each others lives..."(from back of book)

Simone was raised a dancer, but she really hates performing. Hannah, who wants to do nothing but dance, can't take it seriously because her parents see it as just a hobby. But when Hannah's parents finally let her go to Candance, She sees her chance. Will Hannah and Simone be found out or will They both live the dreams they had thought would not be possible. Find out by reading this book now!!!

I was so amazed by this book, I read it withing 2 hours! I defiantly recommend this book to any one who likes to dance, or even if you just like a good identity swap!

Author: Robyn Bavati
Publisher: Llwellyn Worldwide (2013)
Genre: Realistic Fiction

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Grace's Twist, by Melissa J. Morgan (the 3rd book in the camp confidential series)

"Grace took a deep breath, of course Emily wouldn't be mad. Emily understood how hard it was for Grace to write..." 

After Grace puts down her pen, she starts to doubt what she had just said, would Emily understand. Grace had been under pressure lately due to her F- i her reading exam and her parents making her read 2, you hear that 2 books during the summer. and Since visiting day her parents have made her email them to tell them how far she was through the book... but if she hadn't finished the first one by the next Sunday she would not be able to audition for the camp play. Will Grace get the book read, figure out the the problems with the girl from 3A, and be the main character in the play; Peter Pan!

Author: Melissa J Morgan
Publisher: Penguin Group 
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Spring Reading Slot:  Another Free Choise

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Fizzy Orange Soft Drink by Janet Slater Bottin

" Just the thing to quench her thirst on this hot and sunny day"(from book)

After Miss Jenny bought the soft drink, the fizzy orange soft, she just about to quench her thirst until... she turned the cap, she turned and turned but the cap would not come off. Then a magpie found the soft drink, the fizzy orange soft drink, she was just about to quench her thirst until... she pecked the cap she pecked and pecked but the cap stayed fixed and firm and tight! And you could imagine what happens next; a cat, a dog, a boy... but wait, he shook the bottle, bubble, bubble, then turned the cap without much trouble....


A black ant found the soft drink the pool of orange soft drink...

Author:Janet Slater Bottin
Publisher: Scholastic NZ (2001)
Genre: Children's
Spring Reading Slot: Be a hero! Read to a younger child!

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Dork Diaries, Drama Queen, Tales from a not-so-fabulous-life, By Rachel Renée Russell (#9 in the Dork Diaries Series).

"This diary belongs to:

Nikki J. Maxwell
MacKenzie Holister"(from back of book)

OMG! Someone stole my diary and I don't know how many detentions I would get if the principle found it!! Join MacKenzie Holister on her journey to destroy Nikki's life by cyber-bullying on her Miss know it all new column and of course telling everyone about Nikki's biggest and deepest, darkest secrets...

Will Nikki Get her diary back...........?

Author: Rachel Renée Russell
Publisher: Aladdin (2015)
Genre: Diaries
Spring Reading slot: Read a book published in 2013-2015