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Go Ask Alice
3.75
I had heard before that the diary was doctored by the editor, and suspicions surrounded her as being the author, rather than this being an actual diar...more
Mar 10, 2009
Feb 17, 2009
 
The Duchess
3.77
I liked that this book, while non-fiction, wasn't too textbooky, and was able to maintain my interest. I feel like I could've written a book report an...more
Apr 10, 2009
Feb 17, 2009
 
Meet Kit: An American Girl 1934 (American Girls: Kit, #1)
3.92
I adored the American Girls series growing up, with Molly as my favorite. I read the Molly, Samantha, Kirstin and Felicity books. Kit was after my tim...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
The Very Lonely Firefly
4.13
I loved the repetition in this book with "The firefly saw a light and flew toward it." I got the participation version from the library that was suppo...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Ultimate Peter Rabbit
4.25
This is a fun book describing the background and impact of Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter. I think it would be great to show students familiar with P...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
The Medieval World
3.18
I think that fashion and costume can be fascinating and tell a lot about a culture. I think that having books to show and teach what fashion meant to...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Stories of Princesses
3.50
I think these retellings of traditional fairy tales are just ok. This included The Princess and the Pea, Cinderella, and the Twelve Dancing Princesses...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Where the Wild Things Are
4.24
This has always been a fabulous book to me. I think there is so much students can do to expand on this story and expand their imagination as Max does....more
not set
Nov 12, 2010
 
Sweet Revenge  (A Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery, #14)
3.69
I didn't realize I was starting at the end of the series when my grandmother gave me this book. Looking forward to starting back at the beginning and...more
not set
Feb 17, 2009
 
How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?
4.09
I think this is a great book for cold and flu season! I also think it would work well for a dinosaur unit, it is fiction and humanizes the dinosaurs,...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Spot: Spot's Show-and-Tell
3.86
Spot books are great for young children learning to read. Spot books also offer participation for young readers with some books using lift flaps to fu...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?
4.09
Another good book for a dinosaur unit. I think the idea behind these books of using dinosaurs instead of children, but keeping everyone else human, is...more
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Cursed (Regan Reilly Mysteries, #12)
3.64
I enjoyed that this book was a quick read and the short chapters kept the story moving. I appreciated that I did not have to read all the proceeding b...more
May 11, 2009
Apr 06, 2009
 
Thank You, Amelia Bedelia
4.08
Amelia Bedelia was one of my favorites growing up! Its fun to see how easily common words and phrases can be mixed up.
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
Alice in Lace
3.96
I really liked this one. I think the situations are starting to get more believable, and I'm excited to read the next one.
not set
Jan 12, 2009
 
Wemberly Worried
4.20
This is a great start of school book! Wemberly worries about everything but learns to relax at school. I enjoy how Henkes works his illustrations into...more
not set
Oct 12, 2010
 
The Three Pigs
4.13
This was a fun take on the Three Little Pigs. I think this would be interestingg for students to see a new take on a familiar story.
not set
Oct 12, 2010
 
The Tales of Beedle the Bard
3.93
I adore J.K. Rowling, so it was great for me when this came out after Deathly Hallows. I think this is also good for all students as modern fairy tale...more
not set
Dec 04, 2008
 
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
3.71
I loved the illustrated edition. I'm a very visual person, so I think seeing the artwork enhanced the story for me. I'd love to read the illustrated A...more
Jan 2008
Oct 29, 2008
 
Starting with Alice
3.82
The Alice series is great for girls to grow with. While the books may not be used in class, I would recommend this series for personal reading, as Ali...more
not set
Nov 14, 2008
 
Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill Your Bones
4.16
I loved these books when I was younger, and just reread the first and third. There are so many amusing "scary" stories, as well as some good spooky sh...more
Sep 2008
Oct 29, 2008
 
'Salem's Lot
4.21
I finally finished. I don't know why this took so long for me to get through, but that really frustrated me. I think that might have tainted my view o...more
Nov 08, 2008
Oct 29, 2008
 
The Nanny Diaries (Nanny, #1)
3.35
It was ok. I enjoyed it for what it was, a nice light read. But honestly, I got so annoyed sometimes that I had to keep putting it down.
Jul 2008
Oct 29, 2008
 
A Wrinkle in Time (Time, #1)
4.04
I always thought that I didn't like fantasy/sci-fi books, but really enjoyed this.
Apr 24, 2009
Apr 03, 2009
 
Midnight Sun (Twilight, #1.5)
4.06
I really hope this gets finished!!
not set
Nov 14, 2008
 
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (Scary Stories #1)
3.99
Ditto scary stories 3 book review
Sep 2008
Oct 29, 2008
 
Beauty Queens
3.56
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Oct 05, 2013
Nov 13, 2012
 
Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned (Y: The Last Man, #1)
4.16
None
not set
Apr 03, 2009
 
Runny Babbit: A Billy Sook
4.11
None
not set
Nov 08, 2010
 
The Demon in the Freezer
4.08
None
not set
Apr 03, 2009
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