The Scholastic Book Fair

It’s the end of August, which means that it’s time to go back to school. Naturally, most kids don’t want summer to end, and are not looking forward to going back. Perhaps if you remind them of the Scholastic Book Fair, they’ll be more excited. At school, more so in younger grades, teachers will hand …

The Great Escape

A few days ago, I visited The National Air Force Museum of Canada, in Trenton, Ontario. Besides getting to see lots of planes(like a restored Halifax bomber), and learning about the history of flying in Canada, I was very intrigued by an exhibit about “The Great Escape”. Since that story has seemingly fallen under the …

My Top 5 Eric Walters Books

An author whose books have had a huge impact on my life is Eric Walters. One of the things I like about him is that his writing is often historical fiction. Of course, he also writes about different subjects, like basketball, and teen dramas, and has written a few books in the Seven Series. Another …

Happy Belated Birthday, Harry Potter!

As some of you may know, I am a huge fan of the Harry Potter series, which is another series that my dad read to me before bed. It’s about a boy who finds out that he’s a wizard, and gets to attend The Hogwarts School Of Witchcraft And Wizardry. When Harry isn’t doing schoolwork, …

Percy Jackson and the Olympians

When I was younger, my father would read to me each night before bed. Among the books he read, The Hunger Games included, was a series called Percy Jackson and the Olympians. The series follows Percy Jackson, a boy who finds out that he’s the demigod son of Poseidon, the Greek God of the Sea. …

Little Blog On The Prairie.

There are some books that you instantly fall in love with the first time you read them. For me, one of those books was “Little Blog on the Prairie” by Cathleen Davitt Bell. Every summer, my family goes down to Nova Scotia to visit my Nanna. One of the things we always do when we …

The Hunger Games Trilogy

One of my favourite book series of all time is the Hunger Games Trilogy. The stories follow the adventures of Katniss Everdeen. She lives in an dystopian future, in the ruins of North America. Her country, Panem, is made of up of 12 districts, which are ruled by the Capitol. As a punishment for a …