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Book Review: Into the Gauntlet (The 39 Clues #10) by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Book Review: Into the Gauntlet (The 39 Clues #10) by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Lydia Valadian September 14, 2014 0

All good things come to an end, eventually. The same can be said for good book series – especially for good book series, actually. The wonderful journey by the side of Dan and Amy Cahill

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Book Review: The Great Lollipop Caper by Dan Krall

Book Review: The Great Lollipop Caper by Dan Krall

Suzanne LaPierre August 22, 2014 0

A pungent pickled green caper and a delicious red lollipop are the main characters in this picture book.  Can you guess which one is the villain?  The Great Lollipop Caper, written and illustrated by Dan Krall, is an

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Book Review: The Underpants Zoo by Brian Sendelbach

Book Review: The Underpants Zoo by Brian Sendelbach

Todd Holland August 18, 2014 0

Once in a while, along comes a children’s book that is downright silly and fun to read… even as an adult! I recently came across one of those books: The Underpants Zoo written and

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Book Review: Storm Warning (The 39 Clues #9) by Linda Sue Park

Book Review: Storm Warning (The 39 Clues #9) by Linda Sue Park

Lydia Valadian August 11, 2014 0

One would think that nine books in a row would be more than enough to get bored with a series. It has certainly worked against many other titles, at the very least. But I

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Book Review: The Missing Trumpet by Anita Yasuda

Book Review: The Missing Trumpet by Anita Yasuda

Todd Holland July 20, 2014 0

My son has recently been on a dinosaur kick so I was not surprised when we read this book. The Missing Trumper by Anita Yasuda is a short story (292 words) about four dinosaurs

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Book Review: Down at the Dino Wash Deluxe written by Tim Myers, Illustrated by Macky Pamintuan

Book Review: Down at the Dino Wash Deluxe written by Tim Myers, Illustrated by Macky Pamintuan

Todd Holland July 11, 2014 0

In the city, it is really hard to find a way to keep the dinosaurs clean. They are wild beasts who are known to get extremely dirty and filthy whilst on their dinosaur adventures.

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Book Review: The Emperor’s Code (The 39 Clues #8) by Gordon Korman

Book Review: The Emperor’s Code (The 39 Clues #8) by Gordon Korman

Lydia Valadian July 8, 2014 0

When in China, they say, do as the  Janus do – or was it Rome and Romans? Well, either way, the Cahill orphans have left their mark in yet another country, in Gordon Korman’s

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Book Review: In Too Deep (The 39 Clues #6) by Jude Watson

Book Review: In Too Deep (The 39 Clues #6) by Jude Watson

Lydia Valadian April 21, 2014 0

Helen Keller once said that the best and most beautiful  things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart. Well, who am I to disagree

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Book Review: Beyond the Grave (The 39 Clues #4) by Jude Watson

Book Review: Beyond the Grave (The 39 Clues #4) by Jude Watson

Lydia Valadian April 9, 2014 0

My faith in this series is officially restored! Good thing, too, because I was beginning to despair after having read the 3rd book… Amy and Dan Cahill have survived another betrayal and murder attempt

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Book Review: The Sword Thief (The 39 Clues #3) by Peter Lerangis

Book Review: The Sword Thief (The 39 Clues #3) by Peter Lerangis

Lydia Valadian March 31, 2014 0

And here I thought that I would never get bored with one of the 39 Clues books. Sadly, The Sword Thief, written by Peter Lerangis, was not as exciting as the first two books of

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