Wonder

The book “Wonder” is about a ten-year-old boy named August Pullman.  August was born with severe craniofacial abnormality and has had 27 surgeries since birth. August does not look normal, and when children and adults see his face they stare or turn away quickly.  August has been home schooled all his life and is now […]

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Th1rteen R3asons Why

The novel “13 Reasons Why” is about a teenager named Hannah Baker.  She was bullied throughout high school to a point where she committed suicide. Hannah recorded 13 tapes of the 13 reasons why she killed herself.  In the novel it shows bad parenting and unhealthy friendships that were misunderstood. In the novel she witnessed […]

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Marked: House of Night Series Book 1

“Marked” is about a girl named Zoey who was living a normal life going to high school, but that all changed when she was marked. The House of Night had marked Zoey. Now she would be going to a school with vampires because if she did not she would die. She is going to the […]

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City of the Beast

This story is about a boy named Alex, who goes on an adventure.  He goes on a mission with his grandmother to the Amazon and finds out many things about the Indian’s culture. They spend most of the time in the jungle and have to find ways to survive, which becomes hard. The theme of this […]

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Cut-Out Poetry

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Central staff visit teens from Juvenile Detention Center every month to share books and library resources. This visit the teens created their own poems using cut out words from magazines. Here are some amazing results! Never let the hate get #unfiltered The only way out is through love Born black standing tall Blessed The life […]

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The Fallen

Martin Luna is the main character. He is always getting suspended. He is a bad kid. The teachers are talking about kicking him out because he keeps fighting people and he even hit a teacher when he was fighting. The reason he is so bad is because his little brother was killed. Martin is looking […]

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High School of the Dead

A mysterious, lethal disease is on the loose worldwide, resulting in a catastrophic death rate of humanity and the increasing rate of attacks caused by the living dead. In Japan several high school students and a school nurse have banded together to escape Fujimi High School shortly after it was attacked by zombies. The group […]

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The Selection

If you are looking for a dystopian novel with romance and suspense, then this series is for you. Protagonist America Singer is chosen among 34 other girls to live in the palace and compete for Prince Maxon’s heart. When this opportunity takes America away from the boy she loves, Aspen, a conflict arises. However, when […]

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Staff Pick: Don’t Get Caught

If you were framed for something you didn’t do, would you want to get even? When Max receives a mysterious invitation to join his school’s legendary prank club he remembers what he learned from watching heist movies—always be suspicious.  It turns out, he should have been, because when he and several other classmates arrive at […]

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Staff Pick: Denton Little’s Death Date

What if you knew the date of your death ahead of time?  What if your life goes haywire in your last days and you don’t have enough time to find out all the answers? For Denton, he’s always known that he would die as a teenager.  He’s tried to live a normal life but two […]

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