Thursday, August 19, 2010
Imaginalis by J.M. DeMatters
Mehera Crosby is a big fan of the Imaginalis series. To her, the characters in the books are dear friends. When the author announces that the Imaginalis series will never be finished, Mehera is crushed. When strange events begin to unfold and Mehera finds herself in the kingdom of Imaginalis, she realizes that there is more afoot than her series ending. Imaginalis is fading away and the books’ villain is up to something. When Mehera accidentally brings the villain back to Earth along with her friends, she throws off the balance of both world. Can she save both world and still maintain the balance?
An excellent adventure filled with fantasy, friendship, and self-discovery. The characters are well-developed, the story is endearing, and the plot in unique. Fans of fantasy and adventure will enjoy reading this book. EL (4-6). ADVISABLE. Reviewer: Kira M, Youth Services Librarian, HUN Public Library.