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reviewed Xander Caine and the Alien Prophecy. October 13, 2013
This young adult novel is about a person's physical and emotional journey.      Xander has lived a life of wealth and privilege. It has taken him a long time to realize that people …
reviewed The Writer. August 26, 2013
The Writer
June is your average resident of the planet Pren. It's a beautiful place, with colorful trees and flowers, and birds who tweet Mozart. According to June, it's also really boring. Out of frustration, …
The Monsterjunkies: An American Family Odyssey
This is the story of a very unique American family.      The Monsterjunkies live in a walled compound on the coast of Maine. Talon, the father, is a crypto-zoologist who specializes …
reviewed The Hunger Games. December 20, 2012
The Hunger Games: Book 1
We're all familiar with the old storytelling trope about the evil empire oppressing the good guys who are helpless to do anything about it. Those actual stories, though, have one particular thing in common: …
reviewed The Hunger Games. April 19, 2012
The Hunger Games: Book 1
Told from the perspective of the main character, Katniss, THE HUNGER GAMES takes place in a future where the United States as we know it no longer exists. The book never explains exactly what happened, …
reviewed The Lonely Hearts Club. January 23, 2012
The Lonely Hearts Club
Penny Lane Bloom is done with boys. Love might be all you need, but Penny has her doubts. Especially when the dating pool is limited to the losers, players, jerks and wannabes otherwise known as the male …
posted a Quick Tip about The Hunger Games. March 24, 2011
The Hunger Games: Book 1
Suzanne Collins has crafted a winning page-turner that will pull you in, quickly and deeply. Katniss and Peeta are truly intelligent, well-crafted, complex, memorable characters displaying the love, friendship, …
reviewed "Spirit Storm". February 15, 2011
Yuki isn't a typical high school student. She smells dead people and is about to face an army of lost souls on Samhain, the night of Halloween, when the spirits of the dead are able to run free.   …
posted a Quick Tip about The Hunger Games. January 18, 2011
The Hunger Games: Book 1
THE HUNGER GAMES, inspired by the legend of Theseus and the Minotaur, is an innovative, dare I say unique, young adult twist on the recurring themes of violence, cruely, despair, privation and revolution …
posted a Quick Tip about The Giver. January 12, 2011
The Giver
Fascinating. I love the way she created the world without long chunks of history and explanation.
reviewed Figment. January 07, 2011
Figment
Do you know any teens of young adults that love to write, especially fiction? Then you must tell them about the website Figment, "a community where you can share your writing, connect with other …
reviewed Pixie Dust. January 07, 2011
Pixie Dust
Jenny Quinn is a young graduate student working towards an advanced degree in experimental physics. But an unfortunate accident in the lab leads to her professor's death in a subsequent fall and infects …
posted a Quick Tip about The Monstrumologist. December 31, 2010
The Monstrumologist
A blood-and-guts, gruesome gorefest; a Victorian fright night with superb, colourful characters on both sides of the good/evil dichotomy sketched with a most entertaining, detailed Dickensian completeness; …
posted a Quick Tip about The Hunger Games. December 22, 2010
The Hunger Games: Book 1
Read this book after you've finished your day. You won't want to get up to do anything else. Trust me, it's that good.
posted a Quick Tip about The Hunger Games. December 18, 2010
The Hunger Games: Book 1
THE HUNGER GAMES, inspired by the legend of Theseus and the Minotaur, is an innovative, dare I say unique, young adult twist on the recurring themes of violence, cruely, despair, privation and revolution …
reviewed The Hunger Games. December 16, 2010
The Hunger Games: Book 1
Novels with dystopian themes have been popular for generations, and one of the newest, The Hunger Games, is worthy enough to merit a place among the classics. Written for teens, with adolescent main characters, …
reviewed Catching Fire. December 09, 2010
Catching Fire
Dystopia, Big Brother and post-apocalypse are themes that have been included in novels so often that it could well be a life's work for a librarian to prepare an exhaustive catalogue of titles. But, …
reviewed Graceling. November 28, 2010
Graceling
I loved this story, despite my issues with the audio version that I'll get to at the end of this review.   It was fairly easy for me to sink into Katsa's world from early on in the book, …
reviewed Letters To Ethan: A Grandfather's Leg.... November 25, 2010
Letters To Ethan: A Grandfathers Legacy of Life & Love
It is really kind of a shame that in the era in which we live the fine art of letter writing has largely disappeared.  In its stead we now have mindless text messaging featuring abbreviated sentences …
reviewed The Hunger Games. November 20, 2010
The Hunger Games: Book 1
Dystopia, Big Brother and post-apocalypse are themes that have been included in novels so often that it could well be a life's work for a librarian to prepare an exhaustive catalogue of titles. But, …
reviewed Catching Fire. November 13, 2010
Catching Fire
Katniss Everdeen, the girl on fire, has survived the Hunger Games saving not only herself but also her fellow tribute, Peeta Mellark.      But there can only be one victor in the Games …
reviewed The Hunger Games. November 13, 2010
The Hunger Games: Book 1
In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Ruthless and calculating, the Capitol rules the districts with …
reviewed Harry Potter and the Philosopher's St.... November 09, 2010
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
I was unable to figure out what all the fuss concerning Harry Potter was about. As a fan of fantasy and someone who works with children, I made a promise to read the first book in the series and discover …
reviewed Stork. November 08, 2010
Stork
With one of the most amusing protagonists and unique storyline I've read lately, Stork* is sure to be a hit.     New to town, Katla's having a difficult time adjusting. To top it off, …
posted a Quick Tip about Turnabout a novel by Margaret Peterso.... November 06, 2010
Haddix's Turnabout
Love the switching narrative of this book. Really unique.
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