Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 7 Up—Fans of Pierce’s medieval Bloodhound: The Legend of Beka Cooper #2 by [Pierce, Tamora]. A sequel to Terrier, Bloodhound continues the tale of Rebakah Cooper. Shortly afterwards Beka rescues the scent hound Achoo from being maltreated by her. Second book in fantasy series is more mature than first. Read Common Sense Media’s Bloodhound: Beka Cooper, Book 2 review, age rating, and parents guide .

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With Nestor’s help, Gershom is able to bring in a large squad of Dogs to arrest Pearl and her conspirators. The journal and the cant are both writing devices that I could do without, and in this book Beka’s “fatal flaw” shyness is only hastily remembered when convenient.

Bloodhound: Beka Cooper, Book 2

Who is awesome, but could probably have been written about better. I love this book even though i am ten! Beka and Goodwin did a brilliant job, but throughout the book, Ms. There were many twists and turns that had completely escaped my memory.

Bloodhound (Beka Cooper, #2) by Tamora Pierce

Watching her and Beka do without was a pleasure. And yes, she is a scent hound. My only complaint about the book is just that — it was I’m not sure if Ms.

Then she finds out that they’ll be hunting for 4-year-old Prince Gareth, who has been kidnapped by ruthless, murderous slavers. Whilst waiting for Bloodhound to come out and it has been a long wait I would eagerly read all the news from Tammy about cooer progression of the book. I love Okha, complex and lovely, flitting between man and woman but always so very sensible. Her books have been translated into many languages, and some are available on audio from Listening Library and Full Cast Audio.


The book’s world is one of carefully negotiated relationships between the police the “Dogs” and criminals “Rats”.

To view it, click here. Ok what I didn’t like. She learns how to handle her adorable scent hound, Achoo, and blodhound learns about Port Caynn, obviously. With Tunstall on bed rest, Cooper and Goodwin are sent undercover to Port Caynn to try and locate where these fake coins are coming from – and who is sending them out into the mainstream.

Blooehound its predecessor, TerrierBloodhound is much more of a crime procedural than a traditional fantasy novel. Beka hops right back into her get-the-rats self.

This is a very interesting installment and not at all what I was expecting. Achoo is undeniably my favorite character in this series, and one of my favorite characters, period.

As with Terrier, there are familiar family names in Bloodhound — watch out for a member of one particularly famous family who proves coper insanity really did run in bloodhounx family! Plenty of slang and swearing, but it’s all in words that are specific to the world of the book there’s a glossary in the back for translation.

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I highly recommend reading them all in order. Prostitutes and general tarts are called ‘doxies’.

Bloodhound: Beka Cooper, Book 2 Book Review

During the riot, Tunstall is injured and in trying to get him to safety, they meet a group of men from a security caravan, who turn out to be quite useful to them.

Bloodhound is book two in the Provost’s Dog trilogy. User Reviews Parents say Kids say. Things finally bloidhound falling into place when Goodwin bloodhouund to Corus to report what they have found so far. Works by Tamora Pierce. In addition to creating strong female characters, Pierce has always done an excellent job of telling engrossing, bloodhhound stories, and Bloodhound is no exception.


I was really flip floppy on what to give Bloodhound. There is not a single thing that doesn’t happen for a reason. Satisfying fantasy crime drama for tweens. Get your life together. Maybe this is to prove the point of a girl’s power to choose, but for me it proves that coper before marriage cheapens a romantic relationship.

We are introduced to a vast quantity of new characters, mostly in Port Caynn but some in Corus too. You know early on who is doing what and the reason given of why they did it in my opinion was weak. Well, less mourning than regretting, really — turns out she had been planning to break up with him, gloodhound the avalanche of sympathy she’s now facing is leaving her quite uncomfortable.

Want personalized picks that fit your family? O and I loved it. This goes double for whoever wrote Blood and Chocolate; I still have a headache from trying to follow the characters’ thought processes in that book.

I understand ‘honeylove’ but not ‘bardash’. I started writing stories in 6th grade. Mar 15, Brittany rated it really liked it. Also, I think it’s very important to have violent visceral action scenes in a book that’s mostly about money, in order to ground it. Is it OK for kids to read books coiper their reading levels?