Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier
Write 6 words you would put on this book if it were in the “Blind Date With A Book” shelf. Thieves, Locks, Blindness, Adventures, Royalty, Magic.
Genre: Children’s Literature/Adventure
Who was your favorite character and why? Peter because he never gave up and he was also smart.
Who was your least favorite character and why? King Incarnadine for the simple fact that he was evil.
Did it grab you immediately or did it take a while? I have never read such an unique and different book in my life! It was very interesting to read about a blind thief who went on an adventure so, yes, it grabbed me immediately.
Was it plot or character driven? Slightly more character driven.
What did you think of the ending? Happy.
What was the moral of the story? Even people who are different or disabled can do wonderful things.
What did you learn? That a group of ravens is called an “unkindness”.
Favorite quote: “You see, when it rains, rich people seldom come out for fear of melting.” – Narrator
What would you change? All the errors that were not caught in editing.
Would you like to see it adapted into a film? I could actually picture this book turned into a film, but I’m not quite sure who I’d cast.
Who would you recommend it to? Those who want to read a fantasy story that’s a little different.
Number of unknown words: 23
Craft/Activity: Learn how to pick a lock.
When was the last time you had to do things differently to save others or yourself?