Book Review #33: The Wishing Spell

Title: The Wishing Spell (The Land of Stories, 1)     Author: Chris Colfer      Publisher: Little Brown & Scholastic AR: 5.0     Lexile: 720     Age: 3rd-5th grade Ever since, twins Alex and Connor Bailey's father died, their lives have been miserable. Their mother is working double-time, well into the night just … Continue reading Book Review #33: The Wishing Spell

Book Review #25: Chomp

Title: Chomp     Author: Carl Hiaasen Rating: 🍉 (36/50) Recommended for: 3rd-5th graders     AR: 5.2     Lexile: 800 Wahoo Cray's family is broke. And there's not a lot they can do about it because of Mickey Cray, a professional animal wrangler just got a severe concussion from a dead iguana that fell … Continue reading Book Review #25: Chomp

Book Review #24: Prince Puggly of Spud and the Kingdom of Spiff 🍩

Title: Prince Puggly of Spud and the Kingdom of Spiff       Author: Robert Paul Weston      Rating: 🍉 (37/50) Recommended for 2nd-4th graders     AR: 4.3     Lexile: ? Unknown First of all, Happy Father's Day to all you wonderful Dads out there who make everyone's lives better. You guys … Continue reading Book Review #24: Prince Puggly of Spud and the Kingdom of Spiff 🍩

Book Review #4: Smile 🍉

Title: Smile Author: Raina Telgemeier Rating: 🍉 (39/50) Age range: 2nd-4th grade AR: 2.6     Lexile: GN410 Summary This book is an autobiographical coming-of-age graphic novel about teen Raina Telgemier's teeth troubles. Raina not only faces the mean friends, a major earthquake, boys, and the pressure to do well in school, but tons of dental appointments to improve … Continue reading Book Review #4: Smile 🍉