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Teen Review
Markus Zusak
Reviewer's Rating: 
5
Friday, Feb 12, 2016

Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement.

I absolutely loved it! Markus Zusak's use of words and how he writes with them is the best part of this book. I would recommend this for ages 12 and older.

Staff Review
Marieke Nijkamp
Reviewer's Rating: 
4
Thursday, Feb 11, 2016

Four different people, four separate stories, and four unique perspectives are all tied together by fear. As the school-wide assembly ends, the entire school discovers that all the doors are locked as a student starts shooting.  In this fast paced read, which only spans the course of fifty minutes, the reader gets the perspective of four students, who all have reasons to fear the boy holding the gun. Each character reflects on how they are tied to the shooter, decisions they have made, and how they got to this point all while testing their strength in this nerve-wracking, suspenseful book.

Teen Review
Mal Peet
Reviewer's Rating: 
4
Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016

In 1944, two undercover operatives, Dart and Tamar, parachute into Nazi occupied Holland to reorganize the Dutch resistance movement. Forty years later, 15 year old Tamar inherits a box from her grandfather full of clues to his dark past and her own identity. She must go on a journey across England to make sense of them. The book tells the interwoven stories of Tamar the spy and Tamar the teenager.

I thought this was a very well written book. I enjoyed it because it is about a side of World War II that I haven't often read about-the Dutch resistance efforts.

This is a very...

Staff Review
Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Reviewer's Rating: 
5
Monday, Feb 8, 2016

Absolutely compelling action and suspense in a wonderfully unusual package. I never wanted to set it down, and now that I'm done I want to keep reliving it.

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Paul Rudd vs Stephen Hawking

Paul Rudd takes on Dr. Stephen Hawking in a game of quantum chess to see who will be a keynote speaker at CalTech. Narrated by Keanu Reeves, this video isn't to be missed (even if the content might fly right over my head).

Teen Review
Lisi Harrison
Reviewer's Rating: 
5
Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016

Cleopatra De Nile is like the queen of the school but then Frankie and Melody come along and now to her it’s all “Frankie this”  and “Melody that”. She was determined to make school hard for the normies which is pretty much any one not like her or doesn’t come from a royal line. Becca and Brett are together and Frankie (a normie) lost her head for him. Becca was sworn to get revenge over Frankie and she wasn’t the nicest ghoul on the school. Now Melody on the other hand was trying to keep her boyfriend Jackson from being exposed.

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