Tuesday, 29 May 2012

KPE Episode 415: "The Secrets Of Droon, Journey to the Volcano Palace"

Kayde and Matthew are both in Year 8 at Pt England School and they are in Room 20.  They have been reading "The Secrets Of Droon, Journey to the Volcano Palace" by Tony Abbott.
Eric, Julie and Neal have a problem. The nasty Lord Sparr has stolen a magic jewel from their friend Princess Keeah. The Princess really needs their help. The good news is that the jewel is in Lord Sparr's secret palace. The bad news is that the secret palace is in a volcano!

These two boys spin a great yarn in this podcast, starting with....

Kayde: Matthew, contemplate this. Imagine if there was a basement in your house.
Matthew: Yeah.

Kayde: And you walked down some stairs where you were suddenly teleported to another world. What do you think that world would be called? Matthew: I don’t know Kayde!

Kayde: Well when that happens in this book they end up in a world called Droon.

Monday, 7 May 2012

KPE Episode 414: "Boy vs Beast : Book4"

This latest episode of KPE has been created by two Year 8 boys from Room 20.  Kayde has been reading "Boy vs Beast : Battle of the Worlds - Book4" by  Mac Park and Cruz interviews him about the book.
The main character is a 12 year old boy called Kai Masters and and he lives in a world surrounded by monster-like beasts. A wall surrounds the humans protecting them from the beasts and Kai is one of the security guards on the wall.

"Only a wall lies between the Beasts of Beastium and Earth -and Kai Masters, border guard. When a freaky red tornado hits, Kai knows it's time for battle. Kai chooses his Astro-Jet Striker to battle the wind beast. Can it win over a wind attack?"

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