Let’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 12

Tally: Me – $13, Book -$2   Oh that’s just gross!  Whoa now with the half human, half scorpion description!  Totally awesome monster, but still gross, and I’m not squeamish.  Is that really necessary?  Bast didn’t have cat pupils, fangs, or pointy ears.  She didn’t even have a tail!  The good gods are soft and … Read moreLet’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 12

Let’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 11

By .H Tally: Me – $13, Book -$2   That’s it for Bast? Really?  It can’t be!  Isn’t it a little early to start killing characters off?  Oh Bast, thy name is Plot Device!  Couldn’t we just maybe have a longer exposition from Amos with a tour around the library then the three of them … Read moreLet’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 11

Let’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 10

Tally: Me – $13, Book -$2   Run, Children, Run! Fact: Egyptian priests wore linen (fabric woven from flax fibers) and sandals made of papyrus reed or palm leaves because having clothing made of animals (such as leather or wool) was considered unclean in the presence of the god they were serving. Whether “residual life … Read moreLet’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 10

Let’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 3

-By H. Tally: Me – $5, Book -$0 Didn’t I just say something about Sadie being too bossy to let Carter narrate? Wow, did I put money on that? Sigh, nope. Oh well…true to character in every way!  Good Gods, she is insufferable!  Moving on. Each of the children received a special necklace with a … Read moreLet’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 3

Let’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 2

-By H. and that’s 5 dollars for me! Boom! Oh well, it was a bittersweet victory.  You just couldn’t do what you were told, could you little missy? Instructions were so simple: lock an unsuspecting innocent museum curator in his office and do not come back to his room. Seriously, what was the point of … Read moreLet’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 2

Let’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 1

-by H. Warning A transcribed audio recording? clever…ok I’ll bite. Chapter 1 Wow! Sadie is quite the little cunt! Sweet Mercy!  (and I have to just say – I HATE that word and I’m not one to use such blatant uncreative profanity!)   I’m wondering how Carter got to be the narrator with such a bossy … Read moreLet’s Read – The Red Pyramid – Chapter 1