Thursday, September 24, 2015

Embrace by Jessica Shirvington

The Embrace series is an action packed series full of betrayal, mystery, and a world full of angels.  Angels of Dark vs. Angels of Light vs. Grigori (part angel-part human).  Violet Eden is living her normal life until she realizes that the world is not the same.  Also, the people she loves are all hiding something from her.  This book will have you on the edge of your seat!

The Maze Runner by James Dashner

The Maze Runner series is a real attention grabber.  From mysteries beyond expectations to heartfelt emotions.  The stories begin to take place in a maze.  The main character Thomas wakes up dazed and confused.  As weird memories come back the maze starts to change and leaves everyone clueless.  Throughout the series Thomas and his friends face multiple challenges and obstacles trying to fight their way out.

Pop by Gordon Korman

A great book that will really interest teens who are into football and great players of the game.  Lots of lessons are taught in this book and it really makes you wonder about life.

Girl in the Mirror: A Teen's Guide to Self Awareness by Denise Crittendon

"Girl in the Mirror" is a book that helps to motivate you when you feel you are down and that everybody is against you.  It keeps you on your feet.

Runes by Ednah Walters

It was an amazing book that kept you on the edge of your seat.

The Deepest Cut by J. A. Templeton


Wednesday, September 23, 2015

No Escape (movie)

If you're looking for a good suspense movie, this is it!  A family moves to a foreign country and a war breaks out.  This family is the target, and there's no escape!

And Then There were None by Agatha Christie

This classic is absolutely phenomenal!  Personally, I never had an interest in thrillers, but I couldn't put it down after starting it.  Red herrings and cliffhangers at every turn will have you gawking.  Give it a try!

Interstellar (movie)

A retired astronaut living on a family farm.  A daughter who believes in a ghost haunting her room.  When the "ghost" reveals a secret location, the family is swept up in a secret space initiative to save the human race.  The family's life together is at risk, but so is Earth.  In a prilliant expedition, your mind will be bent.  Phenomenal!

The Body of Christopher Creed by Carol Plum-Ucci

When the awkward, outcast kid in town disappears, suspicion is no surprise.  But after intense police investigations turn up entirely ambiguous results, fingers are pointed every which way.  One boy gets caught up in the whirlwind mystery, leading him to question everything.  What will he find?