Category Archives: Review

Book Review : Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt


Through a kaleidoscopic array of vintage postcards, letters, magazine ads, ticket stubs, catalog pages, fabric swatches, candy wrappers, fashion spreads, menus, and more, we meet and follow Frankie on her journey in search of success and love. But through After … Continue reading

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Book Review : Tuesdays at the Castle


Eleven-year-old Princess Celie lives with her parents, the king and queen, and her brothers and sister at Castle Glower, which adds rooms or stairways or secret passageways most every Tuesday, and when the king and queen are ambushed while travelling, … Continue reading

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Book Review : Across the Universe


A love out of time. A spaceship built of secrets and murder. Seventeen-year-old Amy joins her parents as frozen cargo aboard the vast spaceship Godspeed and expects to awaken on a new planet, three hundred years in the future. Amy … Continue reading

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Book Review : Palace of Stone


Coming down from the mountain to a new life in the city seems a thrill beyond imagining. When Miri and her friends from Mount Eskel set off to help the future princess Britta prepare for her royal wedding, she is … Continue reading

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Book Review : Ethan of Athos


Dr. Ethan Urquhart is Chief of Biology at a District Reproduction Center. He delivers babies from uterine replicators. You see, on Athos there are no women. In fact, the planet is forbidden to them. Isolated from the galactic community by … Continue reading

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Book Review : Through To You


Camden Pike has been grief-stricken since his girlfriend, Viv, died. He’d give anything to have just one more glimpse of her. But when Cam visits the site of Viv’s deadly car accident, he sees an apparition. Her name is Nina, … Continue reading

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Book Review : Wonder


Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, Beecher Prep, and if you’ve ever been the new … Continue reading

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Book Review: Vessel


Liyana has trained her entire life to be the vessel of a goddess. The goddess will inhabit Liyana’s body and use magic to bring rain to the desert. But Liyana’s goddess never comes. Abandoned by her angry tribe, Liyana expects … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Comet’s Curse


Title : The Comet’s Curse Author : Dom Testa Series : #1 : A Galahad Book ISBN : 978-0-7653-2107-7 Copyright : 2005 Pages : 224 When the tail end of the comet Bhaktul flicks through Earth’s atmosphere, deadly particles are … Continue reading

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Kung Fu Panda


Kung Fu Panda DreamWorks Date : 2008 Rated : PG 92 Minutes This computer animated family film by the DreamWork studio packs a punch! :groan: Po the Panda dreams of being a Kung Fu master, but as the overweight son … Continue reading

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