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The Fault in Our stars brings excitement

Emily Degenhardt, Feature Editor

May 12, 2014

Filed under Books, Movies, Reviews

June 6, 2014 is the day every girl, and even some boys, are dreaming of. The Fault in Our Stars will finally be released in theaters. Many have already read this fourth novel by John Green, but for those of you that... Read more »

Darth Bane Book Review

William Hill, Sports Writer

May 1, 2014

Filed under Books, Reviews

Darth Bane, Path of Destruction by Drew Karpyshyn is a book for readers that like books with dark sides. It takes place 1032 years before Star Wars: A New Hope. It starts on a planet in the outer rim of the galaxy... Read more »

Willow tells story of heartache

Shannon Sides

February 13, 2014

Filed under Books, Reviews

I’ve recently read Willow, by Julia Hoban. Willow is a teenage girl, who is living with the grief of her parents passing away, and the awful memory of her killing them. On a rainy night, Willow’s parents had been drinking... Read more »

The House of Hades Review

William Hill, Sports Writer

December 2, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

Book four of the Heroes of Olympus series just came out and I was dying to read it. I’ve read from this series since Percy Jackson and the Lighting Thief. This book kept me on the edge of my seat wanting to keep reading... Read more »

An Abundance of Katherines

Shannon Sides

November 25, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

I’ve recently read An Abundance of Katherines, by John Green. Colin Singleton has dated nineteen Katherines in his life, and recalls that they all had dumped him. Curious as to why they dumped him, and because he aims... Read more »

Safe Haven

Emily Burdiek

September 30, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

If you ask any girl what her favorite kind of book to read is, she might respond with the love stories that typically only happen in books or movies. ‘Safe Haven’ by Nicholas Sparks, fits that description perfectly. ‘Safe... Read more »

Girls Don’t Fly

Shannon Sides

September 26, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

The Fall of Five

William Joseph Hill

September 26, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

   If you enjoy reading books full of action and romance, then I recommend “The Fall of Five” by Pittacus Lore. I have followed this series for a couple years and have enjoyed every book. It takes... Read more »

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Darien Lamme

September 24, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

Charlie, the main character in the story, is described as being an outsider, or a "wallflower". He has trouble making friends, gets bullied at school, and stands on the sidelines. But, once he enters high school his life is never... Read more »

Thirteen Reasons Why

Shannon Sides

March 27, 2013

Filed under Books, Reviews

I have recently read Thirteen Reason Why by Jay Asher, which deals with why a young girl named Hannah, decides to commit suicide. She records tapes of the situations that pushed her towards the edge of her death.  She then sends... Read more »