Book Review #8: The Girl Who Drank the Moon 🍦

Title: The Girl Who Drank the Moon     Author: Kelly Barnhill Rating: 🍦(48/50) Age range: 4th-6th grade Summary Every year, the overly paranoid people of the Protectorate Village leave a baby as “sacrifice” to the witch in the nearby forest, hoping she won’t terrioze their town. But, the witch in the forest, Xan is kind….

Book Review #7: Ivy and Bean 🍩

Title: Ivy and Bean (BOOK 1)    Author: Annie Barrows Rating: 🍩 (45/50) Age range: 1st-3rd     AR: 3.2     Lexile: 580 Why I decided to review this book I LOVED these books when I was younger. They were my complete obsession all throughout 2nd grade. I was cleaning through my room and…

Book Review #6: Tuesdays at the Castle 🆗

Title: Tuesdays at the Castle Author: Jessica Day George Rating: 🆗 (34/50) Age range: 3rd-5th grade     AR: 5.8     Lexile: 860 Summary By far, Tuesday is protagonist Princess Celie’s favorite day of the week. Every Tuesday, Castle Glower takes on a life of its own, creating rooms, towers, staircases, tunnels, sometimes even full wings!…

Book Review #5: Ghosts 🆗

Title: Ghosts     Author: Raina Telgemeier Rating: 🆗 (34/50) Age range: 2nd-4th     AR: 2.6     Lexile: GN300 Summary Like Smile, my previous post, this book is also a graphic novel by Raina Telgemeier. Thank you to Avery M who suggested I review this book in the comments section. Catrina and her family are moving…

Book Review #4: Smile 🍉

Title: Smile Author: Raina Telgemeier Rating: 🍉 (39/50) Age range: 2nd-4th grade AR: 2.6     Lexile: GN410 Summary This book is an autobiographical coming-of-age graphic novel about teen Raina Telgemier’s teeth troubles. Raina not only faces the mean friends, a major earthquake, boys, and the pressure to do well in school, but tons of dental appointments to improve…

Book Review #3: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone 🍦

Title: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (BOOK 1)     Author: J.K. Rowling Rating: 🍦(47.5/50) Age range: 4th-6th grade     AR: 5.5     Lexile: 880 As many of you may know, Harry Potter is one of the most popular book series in the  entire world-not only that but 8 movies, 7 books,…

Book Review #2: Cici Reno Knows it All 😬

Title: Cici Reno Knows it All, #MiddleSchoolMatchmaker (BOOK 1) Author: Kristina Springer Rating: 😬 (26/50) Age Range: 3rd-5th grade Summary Cici Reno, a nonchalant 7th grader has very few worries. Cici leads a peaceful and relaxed Middle School lifestyle, often hanging out with her friends and visiting her mother’s yoga studio. One day Cici’s ridiculously pretty…

Book Review #1: Savvy 🍩

Book: Savvy     Author: Ingrid Law Rating: 🍩 (44/50) Age Range: 4th-6th graders Summary Mibs Beaumont, a shy 12-year old girl  breaks out of her shell in this exciting coming of age novel. Mibs is often teased by her classmates.  Lucky for Mibs, she has her thirteenth birthday  in a couple of days and an…