Friday, March 21, 2014

The Fault in Our Stars.

The Fault in Our Stars.
By: John Green
The novel has 313 pages.
I recommend this book to girls and boys ages 13+.
This is one of my favorite books ever. I know I say this about every book, but honestly this book is one of my favorite books that I have ever read.
I fell in love with the characters right away! 
Everything seemed soo realistic.
I give this book a 5 out of 5!
 

Summary:

Hazel Grace is 16 and she has lung cancer. She also goes to support group.
She absolutely HATES  support group. 
But she meets this mysterious, cute boy at support group.
It's almost like love at first sight.
His name is Augustus Waters.
They become great friends.
They basically love each other.
But since both of them had/ have cancer anything can happen.
They go to Amsterdam to meet Peter Van Houten. Peter Van Houten is a author of one of their favourite books. Everything is going well until....   
This book has made me laugh and cry. 
Honestly every person should read this book.
This book will also be turned into a movie.
The movie will be out- June 6, 2014.
See you next time!

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Jimmy's stars.

Jimmy's Stars.
By:  Mary Ann Rodman.
 This book has 272 pages.
This book is a very well written novel.
It has to do with World War II.
I recommend  this book to both boys and girls ages 9-12.
I give the book 5 out of 5 points!

 Summary: 
Ellie McKelvey is in 6th grade. She loves her brother- Jimmy, with all her heart.
But when times get tough during World War II, and Jimmy gets drafted to go away.
Ellie is heartbroken.
She doesn't want Jimmy to leave. She wants him to stay home, safe.
When Jimmy leaves, Aunt Toots moves in, and stays in Jimmy's room. Ellie is not a big fan of Aunt Toots. 
Since Aunt Toots works at night, she makes sure the girls don't make any noise during the day.
When Christmas time approaches, Jimmy promised that he would come home for Christmas. So Ellie waits patiently. But Jimmy does not come. 
Will Jimmy come home? 
Or not?
Will Jimmy keep his promise?? 
Read to find out!!