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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Apparently the four-leaf clover has given him the Sight. Lists with This Book. Nick finds that Laurie didn’t really believe in Faeries, and only acted like she did because she wanted them to exist so bad that she thought if she just believed in them, they would be beyobd.

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

I really like this book because even that I know is fake when you are reading the book. He and his older brother Jules and his father have dealt with the death of Nick’s mom, but now Nick’s dad is moving on; in fact, he has remarried, and Nick is not too happy about having a new stepmother and stepsister. Nick Vargas spiderwifk a very angry eleven-year-old boy. But an “expedition” to a nearby lake turns up a little nixie with 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 spidersick to stop a host of rampaging giants before all of Florida goes up in smoke.


In fact it gives the Sight to anyone who has it in their possession. Surprise, Surprise I loved that this book started of I don’t plan to go into great detail about the storyline, because I’m a firm believer that a story can only be truly reviewed by a person’s impression of the story.

Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles 3 books. I liked the way the author explained how the characters felt throughout the story.

The Nixie’s Song by Tony DiTerlizzi

Personalize Common Sense for your family. Main characters lie, and admire lying well. So much so that I’m actually going to go back and knock my previous rating of the first book in this trilogy down to two stars also. Thank you for your support.

Books by Tony DiTerlizzi. I found myself really feeling for Nick and the situation he has found himself in, and his reaction to simply “not care” about anything really reminded of me as a young teen.

Teen, 13 years old Written by seansoler May 28, September 1, Publisher’s recommended age s: What I really love about this book, aside from the gorgeous illustrations and the driving plot, is the fact that the writers have spiderwicj ability to create realistic characters. The beyohd doesn’t believe in it and he thinks that it is dumb to believe in all those things but then one day a real fairy actually gives him the sight that makes him see fairies and trolls, maybe his sister isn’t that bad after all.

Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles: This book is about a boy that has been through something sad, his mother died when he was very young.


Nick is not at all sure that this is a good thing. Nick wants to refuse, but that becomes difficult when Taloa summons a wakened giant with her singing.

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

On a search for said faeries, Nick gets more than he bargains for when he pi In the first book of their spinoff series Beyond the Spiderwick ChroniclesNixle and DiTerlizzi introduce Nick and Laurie. The result is tension that impacts not only the plot of the novel, but the characters themselves. If time travel was possible, and if my ten year old self knew that I gave a Spiderwick Chronicles book less then five stars, let alone one.

To make matters worse the nixie, Taloa, now expects the two children to find her missing sisters. Open Preview See a Problem?

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

We display the minimum age for which content is developmentally appropriate. Suddenly they are bound together in their secret knowledge. I likely should have started with the original Spiderwick Chronicles series first instead of skipping to the sequel series instead, but I’m a rebel that way. I thought the language in this was a bit more crass than in the previous series and had a bit yhe of a negative vibe, but overall the story was pretty good and fun. Poorly written and with less imagination than the original books.

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