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Children’s Readathon Book Review: Oh, the Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss

Pages: 44 Genre: Children/Adventure/Poetry Publication Date:January 22, 1990 Themes: Adventure, Struggles, Courage, Wisdom, Overcoming Fear This book is part a Children’s Readathon held by James @This is My Truth Now. The theme this week is Picture Books. A young boy sets off to see what the world has to offer. Sometimes, he sees great and amazing places, and…… Continue reading Children’s Readathon Book Review: Oh, the Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss

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Children’s Readathon Book Review: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Pages: 37 Genre: Children/Adventure Publication Date: April 19, 1963 Themes: Family, Love, Loneliness This book is part a Children’s Readathon held by James @This is My Truth Now. The theme this week is Picture Books. Young Max is called a “wild thing” by his mother when he begins to act up. When he enters his room, without supper, he…… Continue reading Children’s Readathon Book Review: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

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Book Series Review: The Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins

I have recently finished The Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins. This is a children’s fantasy that follows a young boy named Gregor as he ventures to a whole new world under the ground, The Underland. Hence the name of the series. Why did I choose this series? Firstly, I chose this children’s series because I really enjoyed The…… Continue reading Book Series Review: The Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins

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Book Review: Gregor and the Code of Claw by Suzanne Collins

Pages: 412 Genre: Fantasy/Children/Adventure Publication Date: April 3, 2007 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: War, Loss, Grief, Family, Love, Sibling Love, Death, Friendship, Trust, Persistence, Courage, Compromise War is upon the Underlanders and Gregor finds himself right in the middle of it. With the delusional and unstable Bane as the rat leader, the humans must find a way to protect their…… Continue reading Book Review: Gregor and the Code of Claw by Suzanne Collins

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Book Review: Gregor and the Marks of Secret by Suzanne Collins

Pages: 343 Genre: Fantasy/Children/Adventure Publication Date: May 1, 2006 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Loss, Grief, Family, Love, Sibling Love, Death, Friendship, Trust, Persistence, Courage, Acceptance As Gregor enters the Underland once again, something goes awry. The future queen, Luxa, receives a seemingly cryptic message. However, she knows exactly what it means. Something bad is happening to the Nibblers (mice), her friends. Their…… Continue reading Book Review: Gregor and the Marks of Secret by Suzanne Collins

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Book Review: Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane by Suzanne Collins

Pages: 309 Genre: Fantasy/Children/Adventure Publication Date:  September 1, 2004 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Family, Love, Sibling Love, Family Income, Friendship, Trust, Persistence, Courage, Loyalty  Young Gregor is back in another adventure in this second installment of the Underland Chronicles.  Gregor is constantly trying to help his family: one parent who works a lot, another parent who is sick, his grandmother…… Continue reading Book Review: Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane by Suzanne Collins

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Book Bucket List Review: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins

Here is my first Book Bucket List Review! Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins was voted as my February 2018 read, and I dove in as excited can be. Thank you to those who voted and are helping me go down my TBR list! I’ll be posting March 2018 poll in a few days, so look for…… Continue reading Book Bucket List Review: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins