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September 2014

Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card - Review by Ashlee, Staff Blogger

Posted on 19-Sep-14 12:11
One of my favourite novels is Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card, so I eagerly picked up his Pathfinder hoping for the same kind of experience as I had with Ender’s Game. However, I ended up having mixed feelings about Pathfinder: enjoying some moments but disliking others.
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Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins - Review by Jennifer, Teen Blogger

Posted on 18-Sep-14 13:48
Have you ever liked something so much, that you feel the need to share it with people but, at the same time, you don’t want anyone to know about it, because it’s your special thing that you feel so protective about? This is how I feel about the book I will be discussing in this blog post! It’s called Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins. I love it so much that it’s my go to present for all my friends when they have birthdays, but I’ll let you in on a little secret! You don’t have to wait for your birthday; you can borrow it from the library today!
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Are You Experienced by Jordan Sonnenblick - Article - by Cindy, Staff Blogger

Posted on 12-Sep-14 09:49
I picked up this book on a whim... and from the opening line to the ending comment by the author, the story was a fascinating look at a father and son relationship, time travel, musician Jimi Hendrix, and the hippie concert at Woodstock in 1969.
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  • The Lie Tree
  • The way he lived
  • A drop of night
  • Thief of lies
  • Defender
  • Character, driven
  • Every young adult's break-up survival guide
  • Hidden gold
  • The heart of stone
  • The last boy and girl in the world
  • The epidemic
  • I see reality
  • Finding Hope
  • Under the Dusty Moon
  • Flawd
  • Dark energy
  • Hot pterodactyl boyfriend
  • Harmony House
  • Burning
  • See no color
  • One of us
  • A tangle of gold
  • It should have been a #GoodDay
  • Beautiful broken things
  • The radiant road
  • Speak a word for freedom
  • When we collided
  • Hit count
  • Fig
  • The beast of Cretacea
  • Essential maps for the lost
  • Queen
  • Exit, pursued by a bear
  • The Raven King
  • Breakaway
  • The forbidden orchid
  • The young adult's guide to public speaking