Girl in the Arena by Lise Haines

October 31st, 2010 by

[Note from Kidsmomo: This book is recommended for ages 14 and up. If you want to give your parents more info on this book, send them here.]

Submitted by Feather, Age 12

Rating: ★★★★½

Lin is not your average teen-ager. For one thing, her little brother spits out prophecies like any other kid would talk about a toy or something else. Another thing is that Lin has had 7 dads. But most of all, her dads were all gladiators, as in fight-to-the-death matches. When Lin loses Tommy, her last father, her life becomes turmoil, and somehow SHE ends up in the arena.

I loved this book, and the only problem I had was the ending, but I won’t tell you why. 🙂 *sneaky*

One Response

  • Jason writes:
    December 23rd, 2010 at 9:51 am

    That book looks really good. I wish I had a gladiator dad! That would be so cool!!!!!!

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