I don't know how Reeve will top that for another - hopefully another - book, but I have great faith that he will! These are the sort of books that one would give as a present to a young 4th-5th grade avid reader. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. There is also lots of fantasy-adventure and fantasy violence. This series is absolutely heirloom worthy in it's hardcover form.
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This is a ripping yarn that combines the best elements of Victorian purple prose, space pirates, evil galactic spiders with bowler hatsand a house that floats beyond the Moon with a cranky gravity generator.
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Freed by a band of extraterrestrial pirates led by young human Jack Havock, they fall into many wild adventures and encounter a mad scientist helping the spider creatures destroy life in the solar system. The plot is a little over-wrought with satirical, Victorian female steriotypes and other "-isms"--to the point where at times, I felt "talked-down" to.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I larkilght captivated from the beginning and curious until the end.
Reeve writes in a way that should captivate the young and the old. The Trials of Apollo, Book One: Enabled Average Customer Review: Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. East Dane Designer Men's Fashion. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Audible book Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle book and listening to the Audible book with Whispersync for Voice.
Read more Read less. All-in-all, and as a young-at-heart reader, I can say this book was not a total waste of time. World Book Day If you require excessive rationality, dislike silliness, and judge books based on how many approved literary vegetables they force you to eat, you will not like this book.
Larklight by Philip Reeve (ebook)
His ship sails the lunar sea with its crew, including Ssilissa, a human-sized blue lizard, and a gigantic land crab named Nipper. July 4, Language: There are quite prolific amounts mild "censored" swearing.
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I can't recommend these books highly enough! Grade —This wildly imaginative sci-fi pirate adventure has tongue-in-cheek humor and social commentary on accepting those who are different, among other things. But, Mothstorm is just as good as Larklight, and honestly I can't ebook of a way to make either Larklight or Mothstorm more perfect!
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