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Sorting Hat Saturday: The Missing

For the past two weeks, I’ve been sorting the characters of Margaret Peterson Haddix into Hogwarts houses, and I’m wrapping that up today with The Missing… 858 more words

Hogwarts Houses

Sorting Hat Saturday: Margaret Peterson Haddix Novels

Welcome to another Sorting Hat Saturday. This is the second of four weeks that I’m going to be sorting the characters of Margaret Peterson Haddix, a kids’ author whose books I’ve been re-reading for my book blog. 956 more words

Hogwarts Houses

Series Out-of-Order

When I first read Among the Betrayed, by Margaret Peterson Haddix, in elementary school, I didn’t know it was part of a series. I definitely didn’t know it was the third book in the series, or that it picked up at the moment… 309 more words

Children's Literature

Fictional Metaphors, Real-Life Issues

One of my favorite authors as a kid was Margaret Peterson Haddix. I still have most of her novels on the bookshelf I reserve for childhood nostalgia books, and I’ve been re-reading some of them. 351 more words

Children's Literature

Sorting Hat Saturday: Shadow Children

One of my favorite authors as a middle-schooler was Margaret Peterson Haddix. I’ve been re-reading some of her books for my new book blog, so I figured why not use them for Sorting Hat Saturday here? 775 more words

Hogwarts Houses

What is a 5-star book?

A book that I give 5 stars has to have the full package. If it’s the first book in a series, I’m usually looking for something new and fresh that will have me coming back for more. 403 more words

Stories/Rants

Among the Impostors (Shadow Children 2)

In the second book of the Shadow Children series, Margaret Peterson Haddix takes the story to a whole new level.

Poor Luke has never been able to go to school, interact with other children (except his brothers and Jen), and now he is thrown into a boarding school setting where he has no idea how to act. 134 more words