Author: Kathryn Lasky

Book View: Guardians of Ga&..

Book View: Guardians of Ga’Hoole

  Short and Sweet: The Capture is definitely one of those books that you don't see coming from a mile away. My first impression was that this would be a cutesy children's novel about owls. But truth be told, there is almost nothing about the novel that screams cutesy (the characters are a definite exception). And strangely enough, The Capture was a pretty dark novel… featuring owls. Truth be told, there is plenty here to please children as well as adults. And if you have not taken a peek into Soren's world yet, you really should. Final Verdict: The Capture was so much fun to […]

Posted February 14, 2011
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Book Review: The Capture

Book Review: The Capture

When I heard this was being turned into a movie, I figured it was time to read it. We have the series at my school library and when I got offered a new cool looking paperback from the publisher, I dug right into it. Amazing. Definitely a great start to what is now a 13 book series (WOW, what have I gotten myself into?) and I can see that this series will be full of adventure. I felt like the pacing was right on and definitely a great adventure that my students will be digging into. I'm actually going to […]

Posted September 9, 2010
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