Posted in book reviews

Cottonmouth and the river

Name: Cottonmouth and the river

Author: C. S. Fritz

Favorite character: Tug the comforter

Plot: When Freddie finds a mysterious egg in the river in the river he loves, he also discovers a new friend, Tug, who makes Freddie promise never to eat the egg. In return for obeying the promise, Tug takes Freddie on wild adventures. But Freddie is about to discover that broken promises come at a great price.

Comments:

With beautiful illustrations and heart-changing words, Cottonmouth and the river is a must-add to every parents library. My heart was moved by the story, and my guess is yours will be too. – Elyse Fitzpatrick

It is rare to find a book in this genre as wonderfully written and beautifully drawn as Cottonmouth and the river. Even more rare is to find them packed with the themes of sacrifice and redemption. This book is what gift. – Tim Chaddick

Artistic, poetic, mysterious, and ingenious, Cottonmouth and the river is a great read. It digs its hooks into you and pulls you deep into the story’s world. After I finished reading it to my kids, the first thing they said was, ‘Can we read it again, Dad?’ – John Mark Comer

Review: This book was an excellent read. I think I got the book around 2013 or 2014, when my grandparents got me this book. Me and my granny read this book together, laughed together, we just had a fun time reading this book. I read it more than once, but haven’t read it in years now. But after finishing Frindle, I went to my bookshelf for a new book to read, and my eye caught Cottonmouth and the river. I remember how much I loved this book, reading the words, then looking at the illustrations. So I picked it up, and began reading.

Just like years ago, it did not disappoint. The words were brilliantly described, the illustrations were beautiful and funny, there were tons of Images, this book will interest all.

I can’t wait to read the sequel.

Posted in Link, Star wars

A long, long time ago, in a Disney park far, far away…

I’m really pumped up for this hotel! I don’t know when they’re going to make it, and I don’t know when I go to Disney World again. So many Disney bloggers like Craig Y are able to go to Disney world so often because they once worked at Disney World or Land. And me?

I’m only 12.

But I’ll be sure to ask Mom if we can go to that Hotel the next time we go to Disney world.

I love the picture by the way. In the background, you can see Darth Goofy is not wearing pants, just underpants. Sinister but goofy. I actually bought a plush Darth Goofy when I went to Disney world. He had pants, though.

I also love George Lucas holding the Lightsaber in the picture.

What do you guys think about the new hotel? Tell me in the comments down below, and I will see you beyond infinity.

Posted in book reviews, The Lord of the rings

The Fellowship of the ring

Comments:

“Filled with marvels and strange terrors… an extraordinary, distinguished piece of work.”

-New York Herald Tribute

“For anyone who likes the genre to which it belongs, the Heroic quest, I cannot imagine a more wonderful Christmas present… No fiction I have read in the last five years has given me more joy than the Fellowship of the ring”

-W. H. Auden, The new York Times Book Reviews

“Brilliant in its telling as it is broad in its scope… An exciting good book, and far more than Fantasy to us, who have come into possession of the Great Ring of Power, and have turned back one assault of the shadow only to see it, as Gandalf warned, ‘take another shape and grow again.’ “

What’s the book about:

The dark fearsome Ringwraiths are searching fora Hobbit. Frodo Baggins knows that they are seeking him and the ring he bears – the ring of power that will enable evil Sauron to destroy all that is good in Middle-earth. Now it is up to to Frodo and his faithful servant, Sam, with a small band of companions, to carry the ring to the one place it can be destroyed: Mount Doom, in the very center of Sauron’s realm. This begins J. R. R. Tolkien’s classic the Lord of the rings, which continues in The two towers and the return of the king.

What I think of the book:

One day, Since I had been very good at a place, just sitting down and reading Percy Jackson: sea of monsters ( which is a really good book, by the way), my parents said they would buy anything about $15.00 or under. At the time I been wanting to watch the Lord of the rings trilogy, and I’ve also been wanting to read the books too, so I chose a Lord of the rings/the hobbit boxed set. It was over $15.00, like About $18.00, but my parents got it for me anyway for me, because they love me. On the day it came, I finished Percy Jackson book: Sea of Monsters (which, by the way, was a really good book), and walked out dog for the first time (wasn’t a good one). I began with the hobbit, but after a couple of chapters, I got kind of bored, and decided to read the fellowship of the ring. To tell the truth, the Lord of the rings trilogy was what I actually wanted to read. But then I went back to the hobbit, and weeks later, I went back to fellowship of the ring, but then after a couple of Pages, I went back to the hobbit, and then a couple days later, I finished it. Luckily, I also had The Lord of the rings with me as well as The hobbit, so after I finished the Hobbit, I immediately began reading where I left off in the Lord of the rings. I thought it was definitely a bit darker. My favorite characters were Tom Bombadil, Gandalf the grey, and Legolas in this book. There were many differences in Tue book and movie. Most of the the stuff Boromir said in the movie at the council of Elrond were when he went all crazy and tried to take the ring from Frodo in the book. And Boromir doesn’t even die until The two towers. But in my opinion, the book was an excellent read. I recommend this book to anyone who enjoys Fantasy and adventure.

Posted in Blogging, Gaming, uncategorized, weekdays

What Animal Jam is about

No, I’m not a Jammer (yet), but I want to support her blog, so enjoy this little post made by ANIMALJAM987.

The Jammers

Animal Jam is a safe and exciting online playground for kids who love animals and the outdoors. Players create and customize their own animal characters and dens, chat with friends, adopt pets, team up for adventures, and feed their curiosity about animals and the natural world around them.

Created in partnership with National Geographic, Animal Jam features classic playground role playing infused with the life sciences. Players can collect fun facts in their journey books, learn about Animal Conservation in Kimbara Outback, and talk to real scientists, like herpetologist Dr. Brady Barr and marine biologist Dr. Tierney Thys.

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Posted in Science fiction, Star wars

Why did they get rid if Han solo?

So far, you’ve watched The force awakens, and you were probably surprised and disappointed, with  mix of anger, when Han solo, one of the coolest guys in his galaxy, maybe even in the universe, was killed by his own son, Ben, or Kylo ren, the main antagonist in the film. And I don’t blame you. Han solo was one my favorite characters in star wars too.

Why did they kill Han solo? maybe since he was old, they had to retire him. Or maybe they were trying to make Kylo ren look ruthless, so they had to make one of the most beloved Characters in the movies die in the hands of Kylo ren. According to Cinema blend, J. J Abrams say, and I quote, “Long before we had this title, the idea of The Force Awakens was that this would become the evolution of not just a hero, but a villain. Star Wars had the greatest villain in cinema history. So, how you bring a new villain into that world is a very tricky thing. We knew we needed to do something *** bold. The only reason why Kylo Ren has any hope of being a worthy successor is because we lose one of the most beloved characters.” 

End quote.

(Also there was a curse word in that sentence, so I replaced the word with some ***. By the way, that was not a curse word).

Cinema Blend also says that the theme of The force awakens, was the original characters passing the torch to the next generation of good guys.

On the bright side, while Han solo did die, Carrie fisher, the actor of Princess Leia, died on Dec. 27, 2016. So now, they probably have to make the Leia character die too. So now Han solo and Princess Leia are together in movie heaven ( not really, though, but you get the idea).