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Book Review: Tiger's Curse

By ContributorJune 29, 2012
Book: Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck Synopsis: Kelsey’s temporary job at a circus turns into a summer she’ll never forget when she gets hired to escort the circus’s tiger to a preserve in India. The white tiger she’s become so attached to, Dhiren, has a secret: he’s... More  →
Book Review: Tiger's Curse

What We Learned From The Alice Books

By Molly HoranJune 28, 2012
The first book chronicling the sometimes agonizing life of Alice McKinley came out in 1985. She was in the 6th grade, she was in a new town, and, as we read The Agony of Alice, we met a character who unapologetically admitted  exactly... More  →
What We Learned From The Alice Books

Book Review: The Book Thief

By ContributorJune 25, 2012
This week, dac is taking on a modern classic! Catch up on the rest of  her series here. Book: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Synopsis: In Nazi Germany a young girl named Liesel Meminger catches the attention of Death himself, who is... More  →
Book Review: The Book Thief

Books You Need to Read RIGHT NOW

By ContributorJune 22, 2012
Books Week may be over, but the fun doesn't have to be! I have painstakingly gone through all the books I own and my list of books I WANT to own. And let me warn you, that list was 3 typed pages in 10 point... More  →
Books You Need to Read RIGHT NOW

BOOK REVIEW: Shadow and Bone, by Leigh Bardugo

By Swapna KrishnaJune 21, 2012
We included Shadow and Bone on our Summer YA Fiction Round-Up, and for very good reasons: it seems to be catching on like wildfire for adults and teens alike. It’s set in a place called Ravka, which bears a striking resemblance to Russia,... More  →
BOOK REVIEW: Shadow and Bone, by Leigh Bardugo

10 Alex Award Winning Books You Need To Check Out

By Molly HoranJune 20, 2012
YA lit is awesome, but sometimes it can be fun to stray away from teen paranormal romance and into the so-called "adult sections" of a book store. If you're just dipping your toe into more grown-up fare, a great place to start is with the... More  →
10 Alex Award Winning Books You Need To Check Out

BOOK REVIEW: "Behemoth," by Scott Westerfeld

By Paul KirschJune 20, 2012
Few things are more enthralling than a good series. I started exploring Scott Westerfeld's Leviathan and, like a transfixed moth, had to keep moving forward to the second book in this trilogy: Behemoth. The joy of a series is not watching the long... More  →
BOOK REVIEW: "Behemoth," by Scott Westerfeld

Holding On: Chapter 22

By ContributorJune 19, 2012
Catch up on Chapter 21 of willwriteforhearts' fiction project right here! “Annie?” We’re both on the floor, staring at each other after our collision. She recuperates first, bouncing off the ground and yanking me up with her. “We have to go!” I don’t move. “What’s... More  →
Holding On: Chapter 22

My Summer Reading List

By ContributorJune 18, 2012
It’s taken me a good three weeks, but I’ve finally come to the conclusion that there are better things to do with my limited free time than binge on Netflix. Some might suggest that I could hang out with my friends, but I HAVE NO... More  →
My Summer Reading List

Stolen Kisses, Stolen Cars, and the Woeful Lack of Salinger In Your Lives

By Chelsea DaggerJune 18, 2012
Butts, drop whatever you're doing, sprint to the nearest library, and check out Nine Stories by JD Salinger. I'm almost positive that none of you have read this miraculous collection of short stories, as no one made even the slightest allusion to either Seymour Glass or... More  →
Stolen Kisses, Stolen Cars, and the Woeful Lack of Salinger In Your Lives