The Magicians: my review

Finished book review by: Dan

Book written by: Lev Grossman
Total number of pages: 402

Genre: Suspense/adventure
My rating: *****, it was amazing

A brief summary of my book:
A simple person finds himself in a top secret magical school. He starts to learn all types of different tricks and moves. He then gets caught up in defeating a powerful force that stemmed from a children’s fantasy novel.

Three words that describe my book:
Exciting, Action-packed, Captivating

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
I think that a reader that likes fantasy novels, books with a lot of action, adventure, and mystery.

Samurai Rising: my review

Finished book review by: Nolan

Book written by: Pamela S. Turner
Total number of pages: 236

Genre: Biography/memoir
My rating: *****, it was amazing

A brief summary of my book:
Yoshitsune’s father was the leader of the Minamoto samurai. His father died trying to take power of all of Japan. The rivalry Taira samurai now have control of Japan and Yoshitsune helps his half brother to take control of Japan.

Three words that describe my book:
Suspenseful, action packed, and betrayal

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
One quality the reader should probably have is that they like suspense. They should also like constantly changing books that can surprise you. The final quality should be that they in interested in history.

Into Thin Air: my review

Finished book review by: Garrett

Book written by: Jon Krakauer
Total number of pages: 281

Genre: Biography/memoir
My rating: ****, really liked it

A brief summary of my book:
A group of people get invited out to climb Mt. Everest. They document their experiences along the way. But on the expedition, something horrible happens…

Three words that describe my book:
Action packed, suspenseful, fascinating

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
A reader who likes nature, mountains, hiking, or just a adventurous, suspenseful story.