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Heroes of Olympus transcends the ages

By: Eugene Baek, Spring Reporter

April 19, 2016

I recently finished the final book in a VERY long series of books called the Heroes of Olympus - the follow-up series to Percy Jackson and the Olympians. Both series are connected and tell a fictional story of demigods: people who are half human and half god. Demigods were known to exist in ancient Greek and Roman text but these series puts a modern twist on the legend of ...

Going Home Lets You Bring Home A Great Book

By: Michael Passarelli, Spring Reporter/Editor

April 19, 2016

Going Home is the first installment in the Home series written by the author who goes by their pen name, A. American. The novel is unlike any other I have read, and did its job with gluing me to the pages. On the cover of the book it is written “mature audience” and this is indeed a fair warning. The novel contains cursing, however not overdone. And there is most defin...

Curious Readers should read Chris Haddon’s Novel

By: Theodore Coursen, Spring Editor

April 19, 2016

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night is a novel by Mark Haddon told in the perspective of Christopher, an autistic boy who discovers the dead body of his neighbor’s dog. Christopher decides after discovering the body to set off on a mission to find the dog’s killer. He is led to believe that the dog is murdered based off of evidence at the scene, when he finds ...

Students Should Take Interest In Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment

Students Should Take Interest In Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment

By: Genesis Torres, Spring Reporter

April 18, 2016

Published on April 11, 2005, the creative American author James Patterson, has done it yet again with another successful story that will lead to the beg...

One of Mitch Albom’s bestselling works

By: Sierra Greaves, Spring Reporter

April 16, 2016

Mitch Albom author of The Five People You Meet in Heaven is an internationally renowned and best-selling author, journalist, screenwriter, playwright, radio and television broadcaster and musician", and according to writer’s digest "His book, The Five People You Meet in Heaven has sold over 12 million copies in 38 territories and in 36 languages." Albom was born on May 2...

Closing in on the Shore

Closing in on the Shore

By: Samantha Fioravanti, Spring Reporter

April 16, 2016

New York Times bestseller, Close to Shore: The Terrifying Sharks Attacks of 1916, written by Michael Capuzzo combines historical detail with an engro...

Looking for Alaska will leave you heart broken

Looking for Alaska will leave you heart broken

April 14, 2016

 Looking for Alaska is written by the well known author, John Green, popular for his books,  The Fault in our Stars, reaching number one on the Best-S...

Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie is an Amazing Read

Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie is an Amazing Read

By: Adriana Daniel, Spring Reporter

April 14, 2016

Everyone remembers their freshmen year of high school, regardless if you remember it for good or bad reasons. Maybe you walked into high school thinking...

Looking for Alaska will Leave you Heartbroken

Looking for Alaska will Leave you Heartbroken

April 13, 2016

Looking for Alaska is written by the well known author, John Green, popular for his books,  The Fault in our Stars, reaching number one on the Best-S...

Conspiracies: Are you paranoid or laughing?

Conspiracies: Are you paranoid or laughing?

April 12, 2016

The Little Book of Conspiracies: 50 Reasons to be Paranoid by Joel Levy, was an interesting book to say the least. It is not your average book with a set ...

Rick Riordan’s new book is something of Viking proportions

Rick Riordan’s new book is something of Viking proportions

By: Amy Gfroehrer, Fall reporter

December 28, 2015

The author of the Percy Jackson series brand new work has finally come out. After finishing the New York Times best selling series Percy Jackson and ...

The Kill Order is a read for those who enjoy books about dystopias

The Kill Order is a read for those who enjoy books about dystopias

By: Alexandra Powanda, Fall Reporter and Editor

December 21, 2015

The Kill Order by James Dashner is the first prequel to The Maze Runner series. The young-adult fiction book came out on August 14, 2012. Barnes & Noble rated the book an overall 4.4 /5. The...

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