Book Review #30: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Book 2)

Title: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Book 2 out of 7 in the Harry Potter Series)     Author: J.K. Rowling Rating: 🍩 (45/50) Recommended for: Grades 4th-6th     AR: 6.7     Lexile: 940 Harry Potter is thrilled to begin year two at Hogwarts, and see his two best friends, Ron Weasley…

Book Review #29: A Monster Calls 🍩

Title: A Monster Calls     Author: Patrick Ness Rating: 🍩 (44/50) Recommended for: Grades 5th-7th     AR: 4.8     Lexile: 730 The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since…

Book Review #28: Wonder 🍦

Auggie Pullman was born with a extreme facial deformity that prevented his from going to school-until now. He’s about to start 5th grade at Breecher Prep. Auggie endures taunts and struggles to be seen as just another student.
The thing is, Auggie’s just an ordinary kid with an extraordinary face-can he convince his classmates he’s just like him, despite appearance?

Movie Review #1: Wonder Woman 🍦

Diana, Princess of the Amazons is trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Rasied on a sheltered island paradise, she and her Kingdom know very little of the outside world.
One day, a pilot crashes and informs her of a conflict raging in the outside world. Convinced she can stop the threat, Diana leaves her home for the first time and bravely fights alongside men in a war to end all wars. She finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.

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 #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 #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…