Read Emily and the Spellstone Online Free - Emily picks up a stone that looks like a cell phone but has unexpected magical powers. It's a Spellstone! Now that she has become an unwilling Stonemaster—one who wields the power of the Stone—she has to figure out Spellstone technology fast if she is to survive a hair-raising adventure among giant dogs, demons, clones, mean girls, and deeply wicked people who want the Stone. A witty tale of a quiet girl who discovers she's a hero when she needs to be. Stonemasters rule!
|Title||:||Emily and the Spellstone|
|Number of Pages||:||288 pages|
September 23, 2017
Laugh-out-loud, smart, creative, action-packed, middle-grade adventure!
Emily and the Spellstone claims to be a middle grade novel, but there is wit enough to capture and captivate an older audience as well.
I read this with my 10-year-old daughter and we were constantly rolling over, laughing lik...
June 14, 2017
*Copy received from Netgalley in exchange for a honest review*
Emily finds what she thinks is an ordinary stone on the beach. What she soon finds out is this stone is actually a supernatural phone that dials straight into adventure!
Here's what I think: it was an entertaining book and I really lik...
July 22, 2017
Emily is not a spunky young heroine looking for adventure. Her two favorite things are hibernating with a book and collecting rocks. Adventure is not her thing. But, when needs must, she’ll rise to the occasion. Her sidekick? This isn’t a Golden Trio thing, or anything close to that. Emily doesn’...
January 23, 2018
Emily hates adventures, but when she discovers a magical stone that acts as a cellphone, she is thrown into a magical adventure that proves she is strong and resourceful against the greatest of enemies. A fiery monster named Gorgo is trapped in the Spellstone, and vows to eat Emily if he ever get...
August 09, 2017
Why did I read this?
For this quote:
"Adventure, she had learned, was an adult code word that actually meant 'disruption and discomfort and change,' none of which Emily was partial too."
A good adult book.
Not sure actual kids will like it.
May 22, 2017
Quite The Novel Idea ~ Words from the Clouds
If I had to choose one word to describe this book, it would be amusing. Either that or charming. It's everything a middle grade fantasy book should be at its core. Fun, charming, exciting, amusing,... And while I enjoyed it very much, I found that it la...
August 23, 2017
I LOVE this book!!! I recommend all youths read it!!!
January 14, 2018
This book was charming in a way that I think only Rubens could make work.
The humor throughout the novel is undeniably well-written; I am 25, and my range of reactions varied from snorting to cackling.
I enjoyed the "cell phone"/"spellstone" "app"/"apth" idea. When children today might be exposed t...
June 14, 2017
Emily is convinced that her parents don't even know how old she is. It's her twelfth birthday and the birthday candle is 11 instead of 12. She is upset as she didn't eat the birthday present that she really wanted - a cell phone. Her parents said no when her older sister had to get physical thera...
May 22, 2017
Another great children's fantastical adventure book!
I think a lot of children would identify with this book because of the interesting premise - a girl wishing for a cellphone for her birthday, finds instead an amazing magical rock that's even better. I'd be happy to trade in my cellphone for a s...