Search Results: "Cam Baity"


BOOK REVIEW

THE FOUNDRY'S EDGE by Cam Baity
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 15, 2014

"An edgy, fast-moving, Seuss-ian political allegory for a new generation. (Fantasy. 9-13)"
A spoiled 12-year-old girl discovers that her country stands on a metal foundation "built from the bones of a murdered world." Read full book review >

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AROUND THE WORLD IN SEVENTY-NINE DAYS by Cam Lewis
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1996

"Then again, Lewis and his cohorts beat Fogg to the finish (they also trounced the actual record of 109 days), so maybe a little bombast is the guy's due. (maps)"
A rip-roaring, two-fisted account of Lewis's bid to best the 80 days it took Phileas Fogg to circle the globe. Read full book review >

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DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE by Robert Louis Stevenson
CLASSICS
Released: Oct. 14, 2008

"And not much popular appeal, either, unless classics adapted in this form are actively being sought. (Graphic fiction. 10 & up)"
Two comic-book veterans condense Stevenson's well-known psychological thriller into 40 pages in this slim graphic-novel adaptation. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WAYBOUND by Cameron Baity
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 12, 2016

"A brainy, action-packed fantasy outing even more complex and sophisticated than series opener Foundry's Edge (2015). (glossary) (Fantasy. 11-14)"
Phoebe Plumm and Micah Tanner bravely search for the mysterious Occulyth, which they hope will resolve all of their challenges in this second of the Books of Ore. Read full book review >