Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

Clay Jannon has moved from the world of computers and technology into the musty shelves of Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore. Clay was recently laid off, from his job of website development for a bagel shop.The shop was ran by a married couple, that was recently retired from working for Google. He has been cruising the streets of California for

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Wonder

Why do they look at me like that? Why can’t I be like the normal kids in the park? Will I always look like this? August Pullman asked himself these questions every single day. The book Wonder, by R.J Palacio, is an inspiring fictional story about a young boy named August, but just about every one who knows him well

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The Book Thief

With barely enough food to go around and the children stealing anything that they can eat or keep for themselves, The Book Thief takes place in Nazi Germany, and starts in 1939 in the dreadful era of World War 2.  It’s no secret that Liesel Meminger is completely and utterly the one and only book thief.  The book thief’s partner

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The Blood of Olympus

One of the most interesting books in the Heros of Olympus series The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan, is an action packed story full of adventure and excitement. If you haven’t read the other books in the Heroes of Olympus series here is what you missed. The world is not what it seems. It turns out that Greek and

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Payback Time

Payback Time by Carl Deuker is a riveting story about Mitch True, aspiring journalist.  He wants to become an editor for his school newspaper, but instead he is assigned to be sports columnist.  He works with his friend Kimi, a photographer, and together, they try to unveil a scandal about the school football team and one of its players, the

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Super Human

Lance Mckendrick was a normal kid with no superhuman powers. He runs a few scams to earn money, but he makes sure the people he scams always have enough money to get home. Lance never expected to be caught by Paragon, a superhero. Also, working at a diner, Abby de Luyando has recently discovered her superhuman strength and speed, but

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Delirium

Delirium Delirium is  young adult novel cleverly written by the author Lauren Oliver. The story is about a teenage girl, Lena Halloway, who falls head over heals with someone she could never be allowed to love or even be with. This is because she lives in a society where love is a disease and when people are at the age

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Sisters

The graphic novel Sisters by Raina Telgemeier is a story about Raina’s relationship with her sister, Amara, when they were growing up. When Raina was a little girl, she always asked her mom and dad for a baby sister to play with. But when Amara came along, it was completely different than what she had in mind. When Amara was

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Guys Read: Sports

Have you ever bought something that is said to be great and it has been disappointing? I went through this experience when I chose to read Guys Read: The Sports Pages.   Guys Read: The Sports Pages was a very disappointing book as I was excited to read it but once I started, all I wanted was it to be

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