Author: Megan Frazer Blakemore

Book Review: The Spy Catche..

Book Review: The Spy Catchers of Maple Hill

The Spy Catchers of Maple Hill threw me off at first because I didn’t realize it was going to be set back during the Cold War. Once I adjusted to the time period, I was easily swept up into Hazel’s world. As a girl, I was a huge Nancy Drew fan and found of inventing my own mysteries. Hazel takes the cake at mystery hunting as she embarks on finding out the truth about who the spies are in her town. She finds some bumps along the road as she befriends a boy named Samuel, who seems to have his […]

Posted August 9, 2015
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Book Review: The Water Cast..

Book Review: The Water Castle

In The Water Castle, Ephraim’s father’s recent stroke brings them to move into a family mansion that they inherited, his mother hoping it will help his father heal. Moving to a small town means a new start for Ephraim and he wants to prove how smart he is right off the bat. Only when he gets to school, all the other kids are more intelligent than him, almost absurdly so. He finds out that his new home has it’s own myth as well, one that may involve the fountain of youth. What I soon found enjoyable about this book is […]

Posted March 15, 2014
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