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Willow tells story of heartache

Shannon Sides

February 13, 2014
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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
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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
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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
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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
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The Fall of Five

William Joseph Hill

September 26, 2013
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   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
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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 »

Book Thief steals readers’ hearts

Reagan Tinney

September 9, 2013
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Thirteen Reasons Why

Shannon Sides

March 27, 2013
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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 »

The Host

Maddie Reith

March 26, 2013
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Television screens are filled with the trailer for the new movie The Host. It is going to be released this coming Friday. Some might not know that it is based off of a book that... Read more »

One Last Strike scores hit

Heather Gillie, J1 Reporter

March 6, 2013
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The book “One Last Strike” is a great book because Cardinals fans and other MLB team fans get an opportunity to get inside Tony LaRussa’s head about the 2011 season. Readers get an insider’s view of how the Cardinals... Read more »