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Book Review - The Hidden Oracle by Rick Riordan

The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo #1)

Author: Rick Riordan

Publication: May 3rd, 2016

Publisher: Dysney Hyperion

Format: Kindle Edition, 384 pages

Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy, Mythology… 1,453 more words


It's Monday! What Are You Reading? 8/29/16

I read an awesome book suggested to me by a friend, library visitor and fellow blogger – Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand this week.   276 more words


MS. BIXBY'S LAST DAY for Marvelous Middle Grade Monday

Earlier this summer I attended an open house at a school where I taught my first group of students. It was to honor the school’s fifty years of teaching and learning. 880 more words

Middle Grade

#949 – Saved by the Boats by Julie Gassman and Steve Moors

Saved by the Boats: The Heroic Sea Evacuation of September 11
Written by Julie Gassman
Illustrated by Steve Moors
Encounter   8/01/2016
32 pages     Ages 9—12… 694 more words

Middle Grade

ARC Review - Paths & Portals (Secret Coders #2) by Gene Luen Yang & Mike Holmes

Title: Paths & Portals (Secret Coders #2)

Author:  Gene Luen Yang & Mike Holmes

Rating:  ★★★ 1/2

Synopsis: There’s something lurking beneath the surface of Stately Academy—literally. 347 more words

Magnus Chase and the Remarkably Similar Plot Premise, a.k.a. If Percy ain't broke, don't fix Magnus

This book was an entertaining read and I’m in no way dissing Rick Riordan. He’s one of the top-selling authors of 2016, with a eye-watering US$9.5 million in earnings. 483 more words

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