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The 13th Doorway (13th Doorway #1)

3.62 of 5 stars 3.62  ·  rating details  ·  16 ratings  ·  7 reviews
ebook, 162 pages
Published 2012
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Robert Zimmermann
[Originally posted on my blog]

Title: The 13th Doorway
Author: D.J. Shaw
Rating: 4.5/5 Stars (rounded up to 5 for GR since there aren't .5 stars and it's deserving of 5 rather than 4)

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Sharon Stevenson
'The 13th Doorway' is the story of three young teens and their teacher who find a portal to another world in a classroom.

Firstly, this book is aimed at 9-16 year olds and while I could have figured that out pretty quickly if I hadn't known, it was written so well I just got caught up in the story and couldn't wait to see what was going to happen next, and I'm 31!

The characters are all different and interesting in their own ways and they were all easy to like. The plot intrigued me, as it was an
Oct 26, 2012 Emma rated it 3 of 5 stars
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What an interesting little story!! I discerned shades of the Pevenseysin this with kids being sucked out of mediocre real lives into the amazing worlds just outside our cognition... C.S Lewis's spirit is definitely lurking... The Teacher reminded me strongly of the uncle in "The Magician's Nephew"

Written for Ten to Fourteen Year Olds, this was actually quite a delight for this rather larger child too. Creation, science and allowing children to learn through experience and mistakes all have their
I enjoyed this book although there were several editing errors which knocked it down to 3 stars for me.
Great book from Donald. I can't wait to read the rest of the series.
A very entertaining read. :-)
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