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REVIEW: Specials (Uglies #3) by Scott Westerfeld

REVIEW: Specials (Uglies #3) by Scott Westerfeld

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 372, Level: Easy Book Description: “Special Circumstances”: The words have sent chills down Tally’s spine since her days as a repellent, rebellious ugly. Back then Specials were a sinister rumor- frighteningly beautiful, dangerously strong, breathtakingly fast. Ordinary pretties might live their whole lives without meeting … Continue reading

REVIEW: Room by Emma Donoghue

REVIEW: Room by Emma Donoghue

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction, Pages: 321, Level: Easy Book Description: To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it’s where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him … Continue reading

REVIEW: Ravage by Iain Rob Wright

REVIEW: Ravage by Iain Rob Wright

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Apocalyptic Fiction/ Zombies, Pages: 435, Level: Easy Book Description: FIRST PEOPLE GOT SICK. THEN THEY GOT VERY SICK.. Nick Adams is just a normal guy. He loves his family, appreciates his home, and covets his car. But he absolutely hates his job. Which is what makes it so … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Descent (Taker #3) by Alma Katsu

REVIEW: The Descent (Taker #3) by Alma Katsu

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fantasy, Pages: 352, Level: Intermediate Book Description: The final installment in the “mesmerizing” (Booklist, starred review) and addictive trilogy—find out who truly holds the key to Lanny’s heart and whether she’ll ever be reunited with her beloved in this gripping supernatural tale of magic, lust, and longing. Lanore … Continue reading

REVIEW: Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo

REVIEW: Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Memoir, Pages: 163, Reading Level: Easy Book Description: A young boy emerges from life-saving surgery with remarkable stories of his visit to heaven. Heaven Is for Real is the true story of the four-year old son of a small town Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from … Continue reading

REVIEW: Enclave (Razorland #1) by Ann Aguirre

REVIEW: Enclave (Razorland #1) by Ann Aguirre

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Post-Apocalyptic, Pages: 259, Reading Level: Easy Book Description: “WELCOME TO THE APOCALYPSE In Deuce’s world, people earn the right to a name only if they survive their first fifteen years. By that point, each unnamed ‘brat’ has trained into one of three groups- Breeders, Builders, or Hunters, … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

REVIEW: The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Post-Apocalyptic, Pages: 320, Reading Level: Easy Book Description: “A riveting, powerful novel about a pilot living in a world filled with loss- and what he is willing to risk to rediscover, against all odds, connection, love, and grace. Hig survived the flu that killed everyone he knows. … Continue reading