Life in a Fishbowl

Alexis Jaffe Life In  A Fishbowl, by Len Vlahos is a fascinating book that will leave readers enthralled throughout the entire book.  Jackie, a high school-age girl has a relatively normal life; she likes to look at facebook posts, and chat with her online friends.  But when she finds out that her dad has a deadly brain tumor her whole

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13 Little Blue Envelopes

Ellie McCallum Seventeen year old Virginia “Ginny” Blackstone lives a rather quiet and normal life in New Jersey, until a letter arrives from her eccentric Aunt Peg, who has recently run away. The letter contains a thousand dollars in cash and instructions: “get a passport, book a one-way flight to London, then go to an address in New York to

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Guardian Angel

Bjorn Pluss                          Robert Muchamore’s book Guardian Angel made me wanting to read more and more because it was so exciting and had a plot reminiscent of a James Bond movie.  In the previous book in the series Cherub, Ryan Sharma (the main character in this book who works for CHERUB) goes undercover to try and befriend

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Hurricane Song

Ethan Killeen I was incredibly intrigued by Paul Volponi’s historical fiction novel, Hurricane Song.  This story takes place in New Orleans, Louisiana in the middle of Hurricane Katrina. Miles, a high schooler, is staying with his jazz-obsessed dad who he doesn’t see much. When Hurricane Katrina hits, the two of them and Miles’s Uncle Roy are forced to move into

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