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Peter and the Starcatchers
Peter and the Starcatchers | Dave Barry
Don'teven "think" of starting this bookunless you're sitting in a comfortable chair and have lots of time. Afast-paced, impossible-to-put-down adventure awaits as the young orphan Peterand his mates are dispatched to an island ruled by the evil King Zarboff. Theyset sail aboard the "Never" "Land," a ship carrying a precious and mysterious trunk inits cargo hold, and the journey quickly becomes fraught with excitement anddanger. Discoverrichly developed characters in the sweet but sophisticated Molly, the scary butfamiliar Black Stache, and the fearless Peter. Treacherous battles withpirates, foreboding thunderstorms at sea, and evocative writing immerses thereader in a story that slowly and finally reveals the secrets and mysteries ofthe beloved "Peter Pan."
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KristinaRay
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Bailedbailed

I read about a third of it. It‘s pretty good, I just wasn‘t in love with it. I think any Peter Pan or Pirate fan would go crazy for it though. My niece devoured them.

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KristinaRay
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Not sure if I‘m doing this right. 🙄
This is my log for yesterday the 13th.
#24b4monday #firstime

KatieCarpenter What is this program? It looks kinda cool! 10mo
KristinaRay It‘s the Bookly app. I just got it yesterday. It tracks your reading and stuff. I‘m still figuring it out. 🙄 10mo
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BookaholicNatty
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@Madamereginald thank you sooooo much for your incredible incredible thoughtfulness for the #helpinghearts book drive!!!! The kids are going to lovvvve them! I love the peter and the starcatchers book! I am going to have to check it out for my boys! Thank you sweet friend!!! Your the best! ❤️😘 Erin(the teacher) will be happy to know they came from Florida too! ❤️

BookaholicNatty PS how in the world did you get Shrivers taffy all the way in Florida? 😂 12mo
Madamereginald Yay!! I tried to pick books that I thought would interest them...Peter and the Star Catchers is a personal favorite! If you haven‘t already...read the rest of the series ❤️ 12mo
Madamereginald @BookaholicNatty Hahahaha.....my cousins wedding a few weeks ago! They ordered 40lbs of it...I came home with about 5 lbs of it! I thought you‘d like that! 😂😂 12mo
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CSeydel
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Great month! 👍🏼😊

Andrew65 Well done 👏 14mo
CSeydel Not on the list, 4 books I started but haven‘t finished yet 🙃 the perils of multi-booking 14mo
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MeikyuuAgeha
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In books I found a home. #inspirational #poetry

DivaDiane Lovely. 2y
JessClark78 ❤️ 2y
Kaylamburson Beautiful poetry!! 2y
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Lmstraubie
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Pickpick

I have been wanting to read this book for a long while now. So when #audible had it on sale I snatched it up. It is the story of how Peter Pan came to be. It is filled with mystery, excitement and humor. The pieces all come together nicely in the end.

Melissa_J I loved this book! Still have to read the rest of the series. 2y
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thriftyteacup
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My FAVORITE book series EVER. I still prefer "preteen" novels even though I'm nearly 20. The magic that I feel when reading these books is unreal.

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rabbitprincess
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How about some earth-tone spines for today's prompt?
#aprilbookshowers

Lindy I saw a theatrical performance of Peter and the Starcatchers last weekend and loved it so much! 2y
Librarianaut Ok, these books rock!!!!! 2y
rabbitprincess @Lindy Awesome! @Librarianaut I think I'm going to have to reread them! 2y
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BookFreakOut
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That's one way to hide how much you spent on a gift...spotted in my library's used corner. 😂

rubyslippersreads I used to always do that when giving a book as a gift. I think booksellers refer to a jacket like that as "price clipped." ? 2y
BookFreakOut @rubyslippersreads Did not know that, fun fact for the day! 2y
Stephykitten lol I've never thought to do that. Between all the coupons and discounts I think I'd feel honored to have my recipient think I paid full price 😂 2y
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Stickynotegirl
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This series (or any Peter Pan book for that matter) reminds me of #innocence. I was in love with Peter Pan as a kid, and I remember constantly wishing for him to come and take me to never land with him 💚 #augustofpages #bookphotochallenge #day22

kdwinchester I love this series! Especially since the audiobooks are narrated by Jim Dale! 3y
pppooraikul This series. 😍❤️ 3y
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NovelPairing
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I'm finishing off my ode to Peter Pan retellings tonight with Peter and the Star Catchers (which is a fantastic book!). After all these book rift with pirates I think I might make pirate books my next theme 😃🌊☠
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What are your favorite pirate-y books?

#bookstagram #fantasy #flatlay #yafantasy #youngadult #peterpan #peterpanretelling #tinkerbell #pirate

pppooraikul Read it long ago and loved it! 😍 Also my beloved pirate-y books I'd recommend is How To Train Your Dragon series. Pirates and dragons, so yeah! 3y
stylizedreading Beautiful set up 3y
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duchessina
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This book is easily one of my favourites. I love retellings, and I love Peter Pan, so I can say with lots of weight in both of these fields that this book is very very good

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Daaave
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Peter Pan is one of my very favorite stories. I don't know why I hadn't read this before but I'm so glad I did. I stayed up until 3:30 to finish it which hopefully signals the end of my reading slump. Though I may have a bit of a book hangover from this...