Posted: January 2014

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Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher is not only an interesting take on a common and upsetting topic, but it is a different type of story altogether. I have never read a book addressing the topic of suicide, and although I didn’t really enjoy this book, I was curious as to what it had to […]

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The Maximum Ride Series by James Patterson

If you’re looking for a series full of action and adventure, then this is the book for you. If you’re looking for a sappy love triangle, then you’ll have to wait until around the fourth book, and even then it isn’t your typical romance. Basically, the series is about six superhuman kids who were raised […]

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After by Francine Prose

This isn’t a book you would find on  display at your local bookstore. In fact, it might not be there at all. But it should be. This book is so interesting and easy to read.  I don’t mean that it’s written at a fourth grade level either. I mean that this book is easy to […]

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Looking For Alaska by John Green

After reading “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green, I was eager to read other books he had written. I had heard great things about his book “Looking For Alaska” but I was actually somewhat disappointed by it. Basically, it’s about a boy named Miles who goes to a boarding school looking for “The […]

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Divergent by Veronica Roth

After rereading Divergent by Veronica Roth, I thought that it was about time I wrote a review on this popular novel. Basically, if you haven’t read it already, the book set in a Utopian society consisting of five factions, each based on a different idea of living. When the kids in the factions turn sixteen, […]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Years everyone! Today’s review is on the book Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne. Set in apocalyptic Colorado, Laybourne creates an intriguing story about survival, determination, and collaboration. There are fourteen elementary and high school students trapped in a local supermarket while the world outside their door is literally falling to pieces. Aside from […]