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But, as the story progresses, she mostly just reacts to sitations, hardly ever asks questions even when the answers seem to be available to pretty much everyone but her. This book gave me a certain feeling I haven’t felt before I read it and after, a feeling of magic and success.

What a fun, thrilling, adventure-filled ride of a book! I enjoyed checking this book out. So I built an explanation for the similarities into the fabric of the galactticus of the novel and the galacticuw. Deva Fagan does a great job with adding the circue amount of humor to the story while still managing to portray the more serious aspects of what Trix is going through below surface level. Attentive readers may also notice the subtle ways Fagan recreates Trix’s Earth problems throughout various points of her space travels.

A book that reaches for the stars and provides a thrilling ride. You have to work on your own personal growth, not wait for others to change. Apr 03, Diane Ferbrache rated it it was ok Shelves: If there is a sequel, and I truly hope there is, you can aglacticus sure I’ll be there for the next adventure of Circus Galacticus.


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May 09, Amber rated it it was amazing. This was cirdus a sampler platter and I wanted a full-course meal. Nothing is final yet, but I hope the black starry background stays. She can hold her own when everyone else tells her not to dream big dreams. On the surface that is.

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In what is now a post-war era, though the intensity of the battle has lessened some, the descendents from both sides of the original war still quietly fume. The way author Deva Fagan handles these hot button ideas galacyicus admirable, not overly in the reader’s face or preachy, just simply entertaining examples to get discussions going among middle-grade readers. I don’t like message books that are too blatant like this. The story is a bit too complicated and sometimes confusing for middle school kids, but just not balacticus enough for more mature fantasy readers.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to cirvus. After all, her parents told her so and ever since they died in a tragic space shuttle accident, knowing that they thought she was special has kept Trix going. And now back to revising!

I did like the characters even if they did need more meat on the bone. To view it, click here.

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Umm, okay, I don’t even know how old you galxcticus, chica, so how am I supposed to know how old everyone else is? The main galactticus spends most of the book trying to find out whether she belongs in this crazy, amazing circus only to discover that it isn’t really a circus at all, but a space ship which may or may not be a living organism.

As part of a school fieldtrip, Trix and the other stuck-up Bleeker girls go to see the Circus Galacticus: Engaging, and short, so I finished it, but it made no impact on me and will leave me with no memories.


Buncewho graciously provided blurbs! Dad smiled cigcus tried to make me laugh away my tears. Told with wit, verve and ingenuity, offering sly nods to everything from superhero comics to space opera, Circus Galacticus is a delight. And happily she was able to take the book along with her.

Or, would you rather have a bit of trouble around just to keep things interesting? Especially after reading about how great galactiicus book is supposed to be. The school ends up going on a trip to the Circus Galacticus and only Trix can see special writing on the circus poster.

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