Movie and Book Reviews

James Grippando's Afraid of the Dark

posted Jul 1, 2011, 8:40 AM by Rick Dziekan   [ updated May 14, 2013, 10:22 AM ]

another Jack Swytek novel, this one is as good as all the others, dealing with topics as varied as secret CIA prisons in Prague, new, real technology that is restoring vision to he blind, and gripping legal drama as always. r stars

Review of: Dear Dumb Diary 12: ME! (just like you only better.)

posted Jun 29, 2011, 2:33 PM by Anastasia   [ updated Jun 29, 2011, 2:49 PM by Rick Dziekan ]

Type: book
author: Jim Benton
Rating 5 stars
summary: Jamie Kelly continues to write in her "dumb diary" this time she is loving music. She loves one band called FATAALD but soon everyone is stealing her band!  Even Vicki Vonder who no one notices wears a tee shirt of that band. She tries to prove she is the ultimate fan and the band belongs to her. When in art class the teacher gives an assignment to draw a poster for music you like, things get crazy! Jamie keeps switching singers but everyone is doing the same thing as her, even her friends Isabella and Angeline. On top of that her birthday is coming and she can have a party! She has no idea who to invite or what to do at the party. How will Jamie solve these problems read to find out.
Opinion: i loved this book. It is funny, cute and sweet. Jamie the girl with complicated hair,  Isabella, and even Angeline the popular perfect girl go through middle school together as best friends.

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