Book Review #20: Scat ๐Ÿ‰

Title: Scat ย  ย ย Author: Carl Hiaasen Rating: ๐Ÿ‰ย Water-melohn! (38/50) Recommended for 4th-6th graders ย  ย  AR: 5.5 ย  ย  Lexile: 810 Summary Bunny Starch, the world's most feared biology teacher, is missing. She disappeared after a school field trip to the Black Vine Swamp. And to be honest, the kids in her class are relieved.ย But … Continue reading Book Review #20: Scat ๐Ÿ‰

Book Review #19: The Reptile Room, (A Series of Unfortunate Events 2) ๐Ÿ‰

Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events #2: The Reptile Room Author: Lemony Snicket Rating: ๐Ÿ‰ (38.5/50) Recommended for: 4th-6th graders ย  ย  AR: 6.3 ย  ย  Lexile: 1040 Summary After the escape of the diabolical Count Olaf, the Bueadaliare Orphans get thrown into another foster home and pray they are not forced to live with … Continue reading Book Review #19: The Reptile Room, (A Series of Unfortunate Events 2) ๐Ÿ‰

Book Review #18: The Tale of Despereaux ๐Ÿฉ/๐Ÿ‘‘ (May Crown)

Title: The Tale of Despereaux ย  ย ย Author: Kate DiCamillo Rating: ๐Ÿฉ (44.5/50)ย ๐Ÿ‘‘ย (50/50) Recommended for: 3rd-5th graders ย  ย  AR: 4.0 ย  ย  Lexile: 670 Summary Despereaux Tilling is a small mouse with abnormally large ears and a knack for exploring. He loves music, stories, and a Princess named Pea. Roscuro is a rat who lives … Continue reading Book Review #18: The Tale of Despereaux ๐Ÿฉ/๐Ÿ‘‘ (May Crown)

Book Review #12: Wonderstruck ๐Ÿฉ

Death-in-One-Ear Ben is happy living with his mother, but yearns to know the man his father is. Meanwhile, Rose is stuck with a tutor and craving adventure searches for a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. These two unique stories unfold and the ending will ultimately surprise you-it may even leave you Wonderstruck!