Book Review of the Month

Jaliyah’s Book of the Month

Matched

By Ally Condie

In the Society, officials decide. Who you love. Where you work. When you die.


Cassia has always trusted their choices. It’s hardly any price to pay for a long life, the perfect job, the ideal mate. So when her best friend appears on the Matching screen, Cassia knows with complete certainty that he is the one…until she sees another face flash for an instant before the screen fades to black. Now Cassia is faced with impossible choices: between Xander and Ky, between the only life she’s known and a path no one else has ever dared follow—between perfection and passion.


This is a really good book. I especially recommend it to any one who loves love triangles. It captures your attention to the very end and leaves you wanting more.


Alexis’s Book Of The Month

The Outsiders By: S.E Hinton


A teen gang in rural Oklahoma, the Greasers are perpetually at odds with the Socials, a rival group. When Greasers Ponyboy and Johnny get into a brawl that ends in the death of a Social member, the boys are forced to go into hiding. Soon Ponyboy and Johnny, along with the intense Dallas and their other Greaser buddies, must contend with the consequences of their violent lives. While some Greasers try to achieve redemption, others meet tragic ends.

I would recommend this book to anybody who loves crime and drama. This is a good book to read. It will have you on the edge of your seat waiting to see what will happen next. Go check out this book in the library!!!


 


Mina's Book of the Month

Moxie: A Novel by Jennifer Mathieu


Moxie is about a young feminist and activist, Vivian Carter. She’s a high school student in a small town in Texas where the biggest weekly event is the Friday night football game. Vivian is fed up with the sexism and harassment at her school. She takes notes from her former riot girl mother and creates a feminist zine. She anonymously distributes the zine throughout school. Other girls find inspiration in Viv’s words and start a revolution in their small town. Moxie is a captivating story of friendship and activism.


 

 

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