Title: Knife’s Edge Author: Hope Larson; Illustrator Rebecca Mock Publisher: First Second Books Publication Date: June 2017 Genre: Graphic Novel/Young Adult Series or Stand Alone: Series Book Two Synopsis can be found here. I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Review: After their adventure in the first novel, Cleo and her twin brother Alex are reunited with their father, Mr. Dodge. And Mr. Dodge begins to explain the compass and knife, the two keys to locating a lost and forgotten treasure. Adventure awaits in this next installment!...Read More
Title: Compass South Author: Hope Larson; Illustrator Rebecca Mock Publisher: First Second Books Publication Date: June 2016 Genre: Graphic Novel/Young Adult Series or Stand Alone: Series Book One Synopsis can be found here. I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Review: With their father missing, Cleo and Alex come up with a scheme when they see in the paper a man looking for his lost red haired twins, two boys. Cleo cuts her hair and the two embark on a big adventure, with pirates chasing them as well as the leader of their old gang. They run across another set of red haired twins looking to claim the same prize. Can they be trusted? So much fun. This first book is about Cleo and Alex escaping their old lives and starting fresh as they believe their father Mr. Dodge is dead having left them so long ago and not being heard of again. I liked how this story was filled with adventure. It was really interesting to see Cleo and Alex away from each other. It gave me a good sense of understanding who they are as characters, especially in how they related to the other twin that they were thrown together with. I also really liked the intrigue of the story. What is so special about the compass and the knife? Who...Read More
Summer is almost here! And if you’re like me, my favorite activity is lounging at the beach or by the pool with a book and a cool drink!
With that in mind, here are 6 of my favorite beach reads this summer!Read More
Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley Published by Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers on June 6th 2017 Genres: Young Adult Pages: 288 Buy on Amazon Goodreads Love lives between the lines. Years ago, Rachel had a crush on Henry Jones. The day before she moved away, she tucked a love letter into his favorite book in his family’s bookshop. She waited. But Henry never came. Now Rachel has returned to the city—and to the bookshop—to work alongside the boy she’d rather not see, if at all possible, for the rest of her life. But Rachel needs...Read More
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