A Tail of Camelot β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

Young mouse Calib Christopher dreams of the day when he will become a Knight of Camelot like his father and grandfather before him. For generations, Calib’s family has lived among the mice that dwell beneath the human Knights of the Round Table, defending the castle they all call home. Calib just hopes he will be able to live up to the Christopher name.

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Stalking Jack the Ripper β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

A thrilling mystery with a terribly wrapped up ending. But most of the book was amazing and a great approach to popular period of history. Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she [...]

Carve the Mark β˜…β˜†β˜†β˜†β˜†

I was so excited to getΒ Carve the Mark, especially since I lovedΒ Divergent and I am an enormousΒ Star Wars fan. ButΒ Carve the MarkΒ left so much to be desired that I put it on my #DNF list when I was a quarter of the way through the book. On a planet where violence and vengeance rule, in [...]

The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

Bitter, bored, and sarcastic-Lizzie Lovett is a girl after my own heart. Want to go back to high school and talk to You: Senior Year Edition? Great. Because she's in this book. A teenage misfit named Hawthorn Creely inserts herself in the investigation of missing person Lizzie Lovett, who disappeared mysteriously while camping with her [...]

The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

Bitter, bored, and sarcastic-Lizzie Lovett is a girl after my own heart. Want to go back to high school and talk to You: Senior Year Edition? Great. Because she's in this book. A teenage misfit named Hawthorn Creely inserts herself in the investigation of missing person Lizzie Lovett, who disappeared mysteriously while camping with her [...]

The Thousandth Floor β˜…β˜†β˜†β˜†β˜†

Maybe it's because the performance was terrible--maybe it's because the book itself couldn't be salvaged by a good reading--maybe I want to give it the benefit of doubt because I love the cover. Who knows? But I did NOT enjoy nor did I finish Katherine McGee's The Thousandth Floor. A thousand-story tower stretching into the [...]

Mice of the Round Table β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

I have been waiting to get my hands on a copy of this book ever since I heard about it from the author herself. I'm so happy that it's finally out and that I can review it. Young mouse Calib Christopher dreams of the day when he will become a Knight of Camelot like his [...]

Last Seen Leaving β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜†

After reading the initial back copy, I was a little hesitant to request Last Seen Leaving, but I'm so glad that I did. Flynn's girlfriend has disappeared. How can he uncover her secrets without revealing his own? Flynn's girlfriend, January, is missing. The cops are asking questions he can't answer, and her friends are telling [...]

Puddle’s Wonderous Worry Dolls β˜…β˜†β˜†β˜†β˜†

I’ve been meaning to read more easy readers and middle grade, but I was thoroughly unimpressed with this one. Puddle’s Wonderous Worry Dolls reads like an easy reader but it tried desperately to enter into the heftier realm of middle grade. Jemima- Puddle to her friends- helps out in her Mum’s shop and discovers Worry [...]

The Killer in Me β˜…β˜†β˜†β˜†β˜†

This is unfortunately just one of those books where we're trying to please everyone so everything is happening all at once and all up front. Seventeen-year-old Nina Barrows knows all about the Thief. She’s intimately familiar with his hunting methods: how he stalks and kills at random, how he disposes of his victims’ bodies in [...]