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Featured book: Lock & Key, recommended by Selma Soulev

Featured book: Lock & Key, recommended by Selma Soulev

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

Lock & Key Author: Sarah Dessen Recommended by: Selma Soulev (junior) Seventeen-year-old Ruby has been living on her own for the past two months since her mother left. She has no idea where her mother went and hasn't heard from her since. Ruby has been getting by, just barely but this is ...

Featured Book: One of Us is Lying, Recommended by Niral Patel

Featured Book: One of Us is Lying, Recommended by Niral Patel

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

One of Us is Lying By Karen McManus Reviewer: Nirali Patel (Junior) The Breakfast Club meets Pretty Little Liars, One of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide. On...

Featured Book: Skink No Surrender Recommended by Selma Soulev

Featured Book: Skink No Surrender Recommended by Selma Soulev

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

Skink No Surrender By Carl Hiaasen Reviewer: Selma Soulev (junior) Genre: YA Classic Malley — to avoid being shipped off to boarding school, she takes off with some guy she met online. Poor Richard — he knows his cousin is in trouble before she does. Wild Skink — he’s a rag...

Featured Book: Shade Me, Recommended by Sydney Runkel

Featured Book: Shade Me, Recommended by Sydney Runkel

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

Shade Me Author: Jennifer Brown Reviewer: Sydney Runkel (senior) Genre: Mystery Shade Me is the story of a girl born with rare synesthesia, who becomes unwittingly entangled in the mystery of an attack on a classmate and involved with a boy who may be a suspect. This murder mystery is ful...

Featured Book: Scythe, Recommended by the Book Club

Featured Book: Scythe, Recommended by the Book Club

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

November 7, 2019

The Book Club finishes first reading: Arc of the Scythe book 1: Scythe, by Neal Shusterman. Book club is a 60 member group that gets together during lunches on Fridays to discuss the book they are currently reading. Every month the Book Club chooses a different novel to read and discuss. Continue...

Featured Book: Steelheart, Recommended by Matthew Kasperek

Featured Book: Steelheart, Recommended by Matthew Kasperek

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

Spotlight on Books   Title: Steelheart Reviewer: Matthew Kasperek Author: Brandon Sanderson Genre: Science Fiction How far would you go for revenge if someone killed your father? If someone destroyed your city? If everything you ever loved was taken from you? Steelheart is the story of a you...

Featured Book: Everything Everything, Recommended by Krystal Davis

Featured Book: Everything Everything, Recommended by Krystal Davis

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Title: Everything, Everything Reviewer: Krystal Davis, senior Author: Nicole Yoon                                 Genre: Realistic Fiction Call Number: FIC  YOO The story is about a girl named Maddy who is allergic to the outside world. She has been inside 24/7 unt...

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October 22, 2019

Snitch by: Allison Van Diepen

Snitch by: Allison Van Diepen

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

  Title: Snitch Reviewer: Jahniya McMichael Author: Allison Van Diepen Genre: Realistic Fiction Call Number:  FIC  VAN   Plot: Julia and her group of friends have always avoided trouble from the gangs of her tough school in Brooklyn. But that all changes when she meets Eric wh...

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