Monday, 2 June 2008

The Magician's Nephew By C.s.Lewis

The first book in the chronicles of Narnia. ( Yes that is the ones which has a movie made but that is the next book. Now pay attention.)

In this book a boy and girl find the way to another world whilst playing in the loft of the houses. The boys mad uncle who would like to call himself a wizard trick them to going to the other place. Which starts the journey to Narnia.

A great book a must for any reader.

Monday, 5 May 2008

The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents By Terry Prachett

As you might guess from the Authors name this is a discworld story but aimed at kids. ( If you have no idea what i am talking about ask your mum or dad.)

Now then.

Maurice is a cat. A very smart cat. A con cat. He and a bunch of rats. Very smart rats. And a kid with a pipe have the perfect con. Rats run around creating havoc, the kid turns up and pretend to be a piper. The town pay him to get rid of the rats. You get the idea. But this time the rats have found some strange thing happernig. Now they have to lean what EVIL means.

I loved this book. I hope you can read it.

Friday, 18 January 2008

The Killing by Robert Muchamore

Regular readers might remember the CHERUB series which i posted about. If you do you will remember that i did not have 4,5 and 7. Well now i do so here is book 4.

Two agents are sent to investigate a small time crook who just got lots of money. Seems simple make friends with his kids, get in the house, find lots out. but no one expected what they found and the only one who might know any thing died a year ago.

Monday, 14 January 2008

Artemis Fowl And The Lost Colony By Eoin Colfer

Artemis is in Spain waiting for someone to show up. Sounds normal but when it arrives screaming starts. The visitor is a daemon the 8th family of fairy.

Meanwhile the fairies have noticed what happened. They send their best agent captain Holly Short ( sorry I have forgot to mention the name before) to investigate.

Sounds routine yes?

Well next thing they know a demon has been fairy-napped, a maniac is trying to kill all the demons and Artemis is stuck on the demon's home.

This is the last Artemis Fowl book so far. I really enjoyed the series.

Artemis Fowl And The Opal Deception By Eoin Colfer

Artemis has had his memory wiped.

He remembers nothing about the fairy people.

Down in there city the last goblins who had played part in the goblin Revolution had been locked up. And the pixie behind it has been in a coma for a year.

But they don't know that she has woken and the pixie in her place is a clone.

Now the fairies must bring Artemis's memory back before it is to late.

Thursday, 10 January 2008

Artemis Fowl And The Eternity code By Eoin Colfer

Following the rescue Artemis's father is awake and has his heart set on going straight.

Artemis is planing one last job. And it goes horribly wrong.

His bodyguard Butler gets shot and a piece of technology made from fairy scraps gets stolen.

Can Artemis save Butler? Can he stop John spiro ( the bad guy ) from discovering the fairies or will their world get ransacked by humans?

Friday, 4 January 2008

Artemis Fowl And The Arctic Incident By Eoin Colfer

This is the second book in the Artemis Fowl series.

In this book Artemis receives a email showing his father in the Arctic. Artemis plans to go and save his father from the Russian Mafiya.

But the fairies want Artemis down in there city to answer some questions. some humans have been trading with the goblins. When they find out that Artemis isn't to blame he is asked to help find out who is behind it.

How are the goblins getting so smart?, who is trading with them? and what has a pixie genies have to do with it?

Artemis Fowl By Eoin Colfer

This book is the first of the Artemis Fowl series.

Artemis Fowl is hunting fairies. Most people who do that are still watching preschool tv shows.

But Artemis is a 12 year old master criminal a child prodigy.

And he isn't hunting fairies of bedtime story's.

These fairies are armed and dangerous and Artemis is trying to kidnap one.