Reviews by Tag: adventure

Teen Review
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Shadow and Bone

By Leigh Bardugo
4
Rated by
Nischay R.
Aug 10, 2022

Mal and Alina are orphans who grow up in military service. They are great
friends but then a military conflict happens and Alina is drafted by a
mysterious figure called the Darkling to be a Grisha. Alina is learning what
it means to be a Grisha while the Darkling takes a special interest in her
because she has the powers of a sun summoner which have been gone for
centuries. She has to run from the palace though when Baghra reveals the
Darkling’s true colors and reveals that he intends to bind Alina with a

Teen Review
Max & the Midknights: The Tower of Time by Lincoln Pierce

Max & the Midknights: The Tower of Time

By Lincoln Pierce
5
Rated by
Ethan
Jul 24, 2022

Max is a young girl who is a knight-in-training, and is part of a group of adventurers known
as the Midknights. She has just learned that she has a twin sister, named Mary, and wants to
become reunited with her and learn more about their past. However, Mary is on the run for the
many crimes that she has commited, and can be nowhere to be find. In order to find her sister and
learn more about her past, Max must go on a journey with the Midknights to find Mary and travel

Teen Review
Max & the Midknights by Lincoln Pierce

Max & the Midknights

By Lincoln Pierce
5
Rated by
Ethan
Jul 24, 2022

Max is a young troubadour traveling with Uncle Budrick across the land. However, Max
doesn’t want to be a troubadour, but instead a knight. Max is soon given the chance to become a
hero when both her and Uncle Budrick arrive in Byjovia. There they find out that King Gastley
has taken control of the kingdom, making Byjovia no longer the great land it once was. To make
matters worse, Max’s uncle is soon taken away by Gastley and sent to his palace! In order to save
the kingdom and her uncle, Max must form a group of adventurers known as the Midknights, and

Teen Review
Max & the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins by Lincoln Pierce

Max & the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins

By Lincoln Pierce
5
Rated by
Ethan
Jul 24, 2022

The story is set in the middle ages and focused on a girl named Max and her friends, the
Midknights. Max wants to become a knight and go on great adventures, so she is currently
attending knight school. However, her homeland, Byjovia, is soon under attack by creatures that
can take the form of any Byjovian! These creatures are known as the bodkins! In order to protect
Byjovia and defeat the bodkins, Max and the Midknights must travel to the creatures’ homeland,
save their friends who are trapped inside, and prevent the bodkins from coming into Byjovia.

Teen Review
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

Artemis Fowl

By Eoin Colfer
5
Rated by
A_Gascich
Jun 15, 2022

Artemis Fowl is a fantasy novel by Eoin Colfer. It is the first novel in the Artemis Fowl series. It follows Artemis Fowl, a child genius who decides to kidnap a fairy named Holly Short for ransom in order to reinstate his family fortune. However, he has to contend with the magic of these dangerous fairies to succeed with his plot.

Teen Review
The Canyon's Edge by Dusti Bowling

The Canyon's Edge

By Dusti Bowling
4
Rated by
Aadit G.
Jun 14, 2022

Rating: 4

My rating for this book is a 4 because the books plotline was great but this book didn't stand out that much and the plotline was confusing at some points throughout the book.

Summary:

This book is based around the character Nora. Her birthday is the day that her mom died in a public shooting. Exactly a year after her mom dying she and her dad head into a canyon in the Arizona desert. A flood happens which takes away her father. Nora then has to survive all by herself in the hot desert and has to find a way to save herself and her dad.

Teen Review
Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller

Daughter of the Siren Queen

By Tricia Levenseller
3
Rated by
Anonymous
Jun 13, 2022

Daughter of the Siren Queen by Tricia Levenseller is fantasy fiction and the second book in the series. Alosa’s mission if complete, she has retrieved the map that led to the unbelievable treasure and she has three pirates from the enemy ship held captive. One of them being Riden, who is now under Alosa’s orders but still a big distraction. When Vordan reveals a huge secret ,Alosa and her crew find themselves in a race with the Pirate King. But Alosa’s not too worried, she is the daughter of the Siren Queen.

Teen Review
Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

Daughter of the Pirate King

By Tricia Levenseller
5
Rated by
Nahide A.
Jun 13, 2022

Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller is a fantasy fiction. Sixteen year old captain Alosa, is set on a journey by her father to retrieve an ancient and very hidden map. Alosa’s plan to get the map is to hand herself over to the enemies as the perfect opportunity to search their ship. Alosa has one thing standing in her way, not the ship full of crewmates, but the first man Riden. One thing she didn’t expect on this journey was a clever and appealing captor who she has complicated chemistry with.

Teen Review
The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

The Queen of Nothing

By Holly Black
5
Rated by
Anonymous
Jun 12, 2022

The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black is fantasy fiction and the third book in the series. Jude releases her control over Cardan for immeasurable power, who in realty exiles her. Now as the exiled queen of Faerie, Jude must plan from the mortal world. She makes many deals, faces great dangers, and find her way back to Faerie. But she must hide. There is war brewing; she must confront Cardan, sneak into enemy lines, and becomes entwined in the deadly politics.

Teen Review
The Wicked King by Holly Black

The Wicked King

By Holly Black
5
Rated by
Anonymous
Jun 12, 2022

The Wicked King by Holly Black is fantasy fiction and the second book in the series. After learning that Oak is the heir to Faerie, Jude must keep him safe. For this reason, she has bound Cardan to herself and made herself the power behind the throne. Jude wants to control the constant changing political alliances but Cardan does everything in his power to humiliate and distract her. Jude soon learns that someone close will betray her and endanger her loved ones.

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