Spiderwick series continues with new characters. Read Common Sense Media’s The Nixie’s Song: Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles, Book 1 review, age rating. Nick Vargas is a very angry eleven-year-old boy. His father has just remarried and Nick has had to give up his room to his new step-sister Laurie. Laurie is just.. . Drew said: I read the first five-book series of The Spiderwick Chronicles, and saw the movie when it. The Nixie’s Song (Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles, #1).

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This very weighty issue is handled irresponsibly by the authors. They do not let themselves do anything splendidly heroic however.

Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles: Book One – The Nixie’s Song

I like stories where people spdierwick a family structure after life has shattered what they once had; I like the hope and the love that chroniclles integral to that process. The characters are flat and have very little personality and when they do, it seems pretty forcedand Nick, the main protagonist, is unpleasant throughout.

She lives in New England with her husband and son in a house with nixe secret door. Spiderwick series continues with new characters. For Your Family Log in Sign me up. The characters repeatedly lie, comment on how great liers they are, and chornicles lying to your parents seem like a good thing to do. But an “expedition” to a nearby lake turns up a little nixie rhe a giant problem – the huge, lumbering, fire-breathing variety – and it’s up to Nick; his stepsister, Laurie; and his big brother, Julian plus a familiar face from the original Spiderwick Chronicles to figure out the best way to stop a host of rampaging giants before all of Florida goes up in smoke.


I thought maybe there would be some discussion toward the end of the story about how lying is wrong, maybe the character would get caught in a lie and they’d need the truth to save her, but nope. He’s even less happy to find that she’s a weirdo who believes in the fairies and the unseen magical world she has read about in The Spiderwick Chronicles.

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Do you wish it was true? Another fun sci-fi series to read with AJ: Do tge think it’s true? Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles, Book 1. Open Preview See a Problem? They go through some dangerous adventures including the burning of their house, not to mention njxie many houses their dad built in the area as part of his jobs being completely destroyed.

I just started the Spiderwick Chronicles and I absolutely love it.

The Nixie’s Song by Tony DiTerlizzi

Main characters lie, and admire lying well. The genre of my book The Nixies Song is fantasy fiction because the story is about imagination and talks about fairies. Add to Cart Add to Cart.

Free eBook offer available to NEW subscribers only. My overall opinion is that this was an ok book because it is more about fantasy and I would enjoy the book more if it was more mysterious and more exciting. The young girl in the story is constantly lying to her parents, and the other children are impressed by how well she does it.

With only 9 chapters, it makes it suitable for short readin Jan 13, Alyssa rated it liked it.

The Nixie’s Song: Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles, Book 1 Book Review

Spiderwick has a lot of great details. Mar 11, Drew Graham rated it it was ok Shelves: The star rating reflects overall quality and learning potential. Angela My youngest daughter nixiie now reading this series. She was a challenged reader and she asked for …more My youngest daughter is now reading this series.


Any use of an author photo must include its respective photo credit Author Photo jpg: May 01, mj rated it really liked it. Once Nick and Laurie find the secret, their world is transformed. I think this series is going to be way more action packed and probably a bit darker than the first series, which works perfect for me! One of the characters lies constantly to the parents in the story. So, this is suppose to be set in the real world, excluded from the universe of the main series.

Tell us what beyon like, so we can send you books you’ll love. I really like this book because even that I know is fake when you are reading the book. He hated that he had to give up his room and move in with his brother Jules. Nick finds that Laurie didn’t really believe in Faeries, and only acted like nlxie did because she wanted them to exist so bad that she thought if she just believed in them, they would be real.

With Holly Black, he created the middle-grade series, The Spiderwick Chronicles, which has sold millions of copies, been adapted into a feature film, and has been translated in over thirty countries. Column 4 Our impact report: Spiderwick is a really good story. About these links Sojg Sense Media, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase.