Lily is 10 years old and already an avid reader with a passion for books. Lily loves books so much that she offered to write us book reviews for some of her favourite reads!
"Raymie Nightingale was amazing. It is so different from most books, and in a good way. I am anxious to read the next two! Extravagent!"
"The Next Great Paulie Fink is a wonderful book. Ali Benjamin's work is extravagent and hilarious. I had to hold my breath to keep from laughing out loud. Extreamly entertaining."
"Jeremy Fink & the Meaning of Life is exceptionally well thought out. It will be the only thing you will be able to think about until you finish. The characters are hilarious and lovable. Outstanding."
"The Land of Stories is fantastic and funny. A magical series with hints of realism, Alex and Conner's journey through the land of stories is unforgettable. Phenomenal!"
"Orphan Island is a wondrous coming of age book that could become the most popular book amongst pre-teens. For fans of realistic fiction and fantasy alike, Orphan Island will blow your mind. Intriguing!"
"Coraline is an exciting novel with creepy twists the entire way.Neil Gaiman'swriting is sure to give you a bone chilling experience. Blood-curdling. P.S. This is a book for Halloween!"
"Out of my Mind is an important book because it helps the reader understand a student with Cerebral palsy. The main character, Melody, is stuck in her mind, not able to speak or walk. You will finish the book with a different perspective. Definitely noteworthy!"
"The Sky is Falling is a historical fiction featuring 10 year old Norah, a British war guest in Canada during WWII. An endearing character because of her spunky personality, Norah is sure to captivate the reader's heart. Fascinating!"
"The Giver is like nothing else you or I will ever read. Set in a failed Utopian world, it features a young boy who will soon figure out that his world is not what it seems. Impressive!"
"The Explorer brings 4 kids with very different personalities together in a very difficult situation, the Amazon. It is a special experience to go with these kids. A very truely great book!"
"Filled with suspense and survival, The Hatchet is a wonderful page turner that you won't be able to put down."
"For fans of Kit Pearson's The Sky is Falling,Starring Sally J Freedman as Herself is a terrific historic fiction dating back to 1947 where young Sally Freedman's imagination will capture your heart. Marvellous!"
"The Lotterys Plus One is told from the perspective of a 10 year old, making the book special. Sumac (the main character) will really make you understand her view and opinions. Terrific book!"
"Dealing With Dragons is a magically stunning book. Anybody who enjoys reading about magical creatures is in for a treat! Patricia C Wrede's writing is spunky and hilarious. I loved it!"
"Skellig is mythical and spooky. A gripping mystery, this book sent chills up my spine."
"A classic book, Tuck Everlasting takes you back in time with Winnie, and makes you wonder what it would be like to never age...wonderful."
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