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Cavall in Camelot by Audrey Mackaman

Cavall in Camelot by Audrey Mackaman

Makensie Freeman, Age 11, Lowville April 23, 2019

Cavall in Camelot is a fantasy book.  So, if you like fantasy then this is a good book for you. This story is about a dog and his bond with King Arthur and what he does for him.  There are mysteries...

Nightbooks by J. A. White

Nightbooks by J. A. White

Makensie Freeman, Age 10, Lowville December 7, 2018

If you like scary stories you will like Nightbooks. This book is about a boy who likes to write scary stories. The boy, named Alex, lives in an apartment with his family in New York City. He writes his...

“R.L. Stine Presents Scream and Scream Again!”

Samantha Freeman , 12, Lowville November 4, 2018

“R.L.Stine Presents Scream and Scream Again!” by Mystery Writers of America is actually many short stories written by different authors. I liked this book because some of the stories had a scary twist...

Don’t Litter, Save the Critters!

Samantha Freeman , 11, Lowville August 14, 2018

  Do you remember that piece of trash you dropped today? Or, did you see someone drop some trash? Well, chances are, it might be harming an animal right now! I was coming home from my local...

“Planet Jupiter”

Samantha Freeman , 11, Lowville October 31, 2017

“Planet Jupiter” by Jane Kurtz is a book about adventure! If you love adventure then you’ll love this book! The main characters are Jupiter, Edith, and Jupiter’s mom. Jupiter has a brother named...

Read this book for a good laugh! Great book.

Mrs. Master is a Disaster! by Dan Gutman

Makensie Freeman, 9, Lowville August 15, 2017

"Mrs. Master is a Disaster!" by Dan Gutman sounds like the book might be a disaster but it is a great book. This book is number eight in a series about "My Weirdest School." It is about a whole class...

My sister and me doing grave rubbings.

President Chester A. Arthur’s Gravesite

Makensie Freeman, 9, Lowville August 15, 2017

President Chester Arthur's grave is in the Albany Rural Cemetery, Colonie. His wife and son are buried there, too. President Arthur was the 21st President. I wanted to visit his grave because I...

These are canoes and kayaks you can go on at Beaver Camp.

Fun at Beaver Camp

Makensie Freeman, 9, Lowville July 25, 2017

Beaver Camp is a Christian camp.  It is located outside of Lowville in the Adirondacks. You can go there in the summer and winter. I have been to Beaver Camp three years in a row. My first time I went...

Other Gravestone With House In Backround.

John Brown’s Farm

Evan Brenner, 12, Lake Placid November 30, 2015

When I arrived at John Brown's farm, I visited the statue of John Brown where there is a quote on the statue which says "His Soul Goes Marching On." The statue was dedicated on May 9th, 1935 by the John...

Lake Placid Horse Show!!

Lake Placid Horse Show!!

Evan Brenner, 12, Lake Placid August 26, 2015

I visited the Lake Placid Horse Show on June 28, 2015. While I was there, I had the opportunity to speak with Marty Bauman who has worked with the Horse Show for 35 years. He said the Horse Show...

Wooden Twig House leading to the white pine

Wild Walk- A Trail Along the Treetops

View the Adirondacks from a different perspective.
Jonas Petro, 11, Peru August 10, 2015

What better way to get reconnected with nature than to visit Tupper Lake’s Wild Center? With lots of exhibits and live animals inside and wilderness trails outside, the Wild Center is a great place...

This skeleton is the highlight of Redpath.

Redpath Museum

Jonas Petro, 11, Peru March 17, 2015

Looking for something to do in this cold winter weather? How about going to McGill University’s Redpath Museum in Montreal, Canada.  With three floors, including the entrance hall, the mineralology...

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