The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis

It’s WWII and the Pevensie children have been sent to away from their family to Professor Kirke for safe keeping. But what are four kids supposed to do in a house without much supervision? During a game of hide and seek Lucy hides in a word-robe, but the wardrobe is not ordinary it is a […]

101 Freaky Animals by Melvin and Gilda Berger

This book features 101 freaky animals from puffer fish to Shoebills.  I don’t really agree with the order, but it is still fun and informative to look through.  Number one is  Aardvark that live in Africa and eat ants and termites that it eats with its super long and sticky tongue.  Number 101 is a Viper Fish […]

Another Cinderella Story (Movie 2008)

This movie is number two in “a Cinderella Story” series.  But it is not really a squeal as much as it is another girl’s story.  This Cinderella’s name is Mary Santiago and she lives with her guardian a has been pop star and her two daughters. She is basically their unpaid under-appreciated assistant. Enter new pop sensation […]

The Karate Kid (Movie1984)

Daniel Larusso has just moved with his mother to a new town.  Mr. Miyagi is the maintenance man at the apartment complex where Daniel now resides.  They become friends after Daniel gets in trouble with some bullies because of his intresr in a girl named Ali.  These bullies are learning how to do karate and in a […]

Twilight by Stephenie Meyer

Bella Swans is the new girl in Forks, Washington and she is not exactly thrilled about it, that is until she meets Edward Cullen.  There is something strange about him and her suspicions are heightened when he saves her from being crushed by a car.  This gets her asking questions and she finds some answers from Jacob a family friend who tells her […]

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter is an orphan who, unfortunately, lives with his horrid aunt, uncle, and cousin.  They have be hiding a very important secret from him.  On Dudley’s birthday at the zoo Harry gets a taste of what the secret is when the glass of a snake’s cage disappears and his cousin falls in.  After that strange letters keep appearing and this uncle […]

Animal Farm by George Orwell

Old Major a boar on the Manor Farm gets things in motion by teaching his fellow animals a song called Best of England.   This fills the hearts for the animals with a yearning to live in a society where they are free from humans.  Old Major dies shortly after.  Napoleon, Snowball,  and Squealer pick up where […]