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Book Review: The Thousandth Floor

Synopsis "WELCOME TO MANHATTAN, 2118. A hundred years in the future, New York is a city of innovation and dreams. Everyone there wants something…and everyone has something to lose. LEDA COLE’s flawless exterior belies a secret addiction—to a drug she never should have tried and a boy she never should have touched. ERIS DODD-RADSON’s beautiful,… Continue reading Book Review: The Thousandth Floor

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Book Review: On the Come Up

*spoilers ahead* Synopsis Sixteen-year-old Bri is the daughter of underground rap legend, Lawless. She dreams of making it big as a rapper one day, not just because she knows it's her calling but because she knows it could get herself and her family out of Garden Heights. After an incident at her school, she writes… Continue reading Book Review: On the Come Up

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Book Review: Best Babysitters Ever

Synopsis Best Babysitters Ever by Caroline Cala is about three friends who decide to start a babysitting club, inspired by the very first Babysitter's Club book. Twelve-year-old Malia convinces her friends Dot and Bree to start a babysitting club based on the book Kristy's Great Idea By Ann M. Martin. At first, Dot and Bree are… Continue reading Book Review: Best Babysitters Ever

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The Hate U Give: Book + Movie Review

*spoilers ahead* Book Synopsis & Review To echo every other reader in the universe, The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas is one powerful book. Starr Carter witnesses the shooting of her childhood friend Khalil by a police officer. What happens next shakes her world in more ways than she could have ever imagined. At… Continue reading The Hate U Give: Book + Movie Review