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Review: The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz

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The House of Silk—buy it by Anthony Horowitz—his website Recommended Ages: 14+ As most loiterers in library or bookstore children’s and young adult fantasy sections are aware, there’s a whole series of sequels to Peter Pan authored by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson—a series backed by Disney. What fewer readers know is that the owners of J. M. Barrie‘s original book and play commissioned only one sequel to Peter Pan: Geraldine McCaughrean‘s Peter Pan in ... Read More »

Book Review: Snakehead by Anthony Horowitz

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Snakehead—buy it by Anthony Horowitz—his website Recommended Ages: 12+ Alex Rider, Britain’s leading fourteen-year-old spy—more or less James Bond with zits—has survived a lot in only a few fast-paced months. He has been gunned down by an assassin and lived to tell. He has blown up a luxury hotel in outer space. He has even survived a feature-film adaptation that flopped at the box office. And now, in his seventh action-filled adventure, Alex has splashed ... Read More »