I Am Number Four

John comes from a far off planet called Lorien, where his kind have super powers, but because of his superpowers, he is being hunted. John looks and acts like a human, but has strengths that you could only dream of. There was a race of aliens called the Mogadorians, that wiped out the inhabitants of John’s planet. John, eleven other

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CHERUB: The Recruit

CHERUB is a spy organization based in England that trains highly skilled children to be spies. These agents have to be not only exceptionally smart, but also a bit mischievous. For example, Bruce, who is marvelous at martial arts has a different way of thinking about violence. For instance someone at CHERUB once said, “Mentioning violence to Bruce was like

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Liar and Spy

Liar and Spy written by Rebecca Stead is an interesting book that keeps the reader  guessing at every page.  With so much anticipation, the author can keep you reading for hours.  The book has a fast beginning that I personally enjoy.  The ending of the story was surprising and not my favorite, because it is very abrupt and changes your

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The Trap

Everyone in town knows that you’re out here.  No one cares.  The weather is dropping several degrees a minute.  You know you will die of frostbite, or be eaten by wolves before anyone comes.  Although they they know that you’re out here, no one knows which direction to head in order to find you. This. Is. The. End. Imagine being

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Someone Named Eva

Milada, a young Czechoslovakian girl, lives in the time of World War II. She resides in a small, peaceful Christian town. So why do the Nazis decide to attack them? No one understands this, and the Nazis’ confusing German language doesn’t help. Her Papa and older brother, Jaroslav, were separated by Nazis from the women of Milada’s family. Her Babichka, grandmother, her Mama,

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When We Wake

When We Wake, a fictional novel written by Karen Healey, is a compelling story about an ordinary sixteen-year-old girl named Tegan Oglietti living in an Australian dystopia in 2027. Like every other girl of her time, Tegan is falling in love for the first time, is obsessed with a band, and has hobbies: like protesting the wrongs of the world.

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Woods Runner

Imagine being lost in the cold, dark woods lonely with no food, being very hungry and knowing that if you make too much noise or if you’re caught, you will be slaughtered.  In Gary Paulsen  Woods Runner, there is a 13 year old boy, Samuel who lived a peaceful life in the frontier of America in 1776. Samuel comes back

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Food: A Love Story

Hamburgers, cake, Hot Pockets, french fries, and bacon are just some of the things comedian Jim Gaffigan writes about in his new hilarious book, Food: A Love Story. The story is about how Jim travels around the country eating.  He also has the tendency to over exaggerate the way the food looks, tastes and feels.  Also, he explains how his

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The Underdogs

By the first chapter of the book The Underdogs, by Mike Lupica, I was already hooked on this astonishing page turning story. Twelve year old boy Will Tyler is your average everyday boy who likes to eat food, hang out with his friends, and most importantly play football. But when his town can’t raise enough money for kids to play

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