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Peter and the Starcatchers

01/09/2014 childrenteen  10 comments

Peter and the Starcatchers

Peter and the Starcatchers (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

Peter and a handful of other orphan boys are taken from St Norberts home for wayward boys and loaded onto a ship the Never Land sailing to a far off place. With them goes a box by mistake, with something powerful and mysterious inside.

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Goose Girl – Book 1 in the Bayern series

06/29/2013 Science fictionteen  645 comments

Goettingen, Goose Girl

Goettingen, Goose Girl (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Yes, all hail Princess Selia,”said Yulan.

“Princess Selia!” Several of the men shouted and raised their swords above their heads.300px-The_Goose_Girl

“Hush up'” said Ungolad. He spoke with genuine anger. Talone stepped closer to Ungolad. That Ani could see, they were the only two who had not drawn their swords. Both sides were poised, waiting for action from their leaders.

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The Lightning Thief–Percy Jackson–Book 1

05/07/2013 Science fictionteen  13 comments

At the Movies ~ Percy Jackson and the The Ligh...

At the Movies ~ Percy Jackson and the The Lightning Thief, 2010 (Photo credit: erjkprunczýk)

We were on a stretch of country road — no place you’d notice if you didn’t break down there. On our side of the highway was nothing but maple trees and litter from passing cars. On the other side, of the four lanes of asphalt shimmering with afternoon heat, was an old- fashioned fruit stand. There were no customers,  just three old ladies sitting in rocking chairs in the shade of a maple tree, knitting the biggest pair of socks I’d ever I seen. I mean these socks were the size of sweaters, but they were clearly socks.

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