Monthly Archives: December 2012

Book Review: Princess Academy

Author: Shannon Hale Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s, 2007 Genre: Young Adult Ficton, Grades 5 through 9 Award Won: Newberry Honor Award My Rating: B+ Summary from the School Library Journal: The thought of being a princess never occurred to the … Continue reading

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Review: The Beautiful Cigar Girl

Title: The Beautiful Cigar Girl: Mary Rogers, Edgar Allan Poe, and the Invention of Murder Author: Daniel Stashower Original Publication Date: 2006 Edition Read: 2006, Dutton/Penguin Group Total Pages: 326 Genre: Non-Fiction Reason Read: Intended as a nice Halloween theme … Continue reading

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Book Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Name of the Book: Daughter of Smoke and Bone By: Laini Taylor Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Copyright: September 2011 Number of Pages: 432 pages Reason for Reading: TBR list Rating: A+ The Gist: With no family and history to … Continue reading

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