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Girl Gone Viral

August 17, 2019

Girl Gone Viral is a young adult sci-fi novel set in a technology based world. For Opal Hopper - a seventeen year old attending one of the most technologically advanced highschools in the world - coding is her distraction from the pain of reality. But even inside a world entirely her own, Opal can never seem to escape from the trauma caused by her father’s disappearance.

Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

August 17, 2019

The Girls of Paper and Fire is a young adult  fantasy book written by Natasha Ngan. This is a book where the civilians are divided into three castes with different lifestyles.

Bohemian Rhapsody (movie)

August 16, 2019

Bohemian Rhapsody, directed by Bryan Singer is a movie that tells the story of the beloved band; Queen, and their lead singer Freddie Mercury. This movie showcases Queen's struggles on their climb to fame, along with visual recreations of their Rock in Rio,and Live Aid.

Superman: Dawn Breaker by Matt De La Pena

August 15, 2019

Superman Dawnbreaker is the fourth book in a remarkable series that incorporates four talented authors to write about different DC superheroes and villains. This novel stars a young Clark Kent (Superman) struggling with newfound powers and the mystery of Project Dawn in the town of Smallville.

Venom (movie)

August 15, 2019

Venom is a film about Eddie Brock, a reporter who, at the beginning of the movie is near the lowest of lows. Recently broken up with, he ends up getting an alien symbiote by the name of Venom.

Captain Marvel (movie)

August 15, 2019

Carol Danvers is in the U.S airforce and is flying with a project called Pegasus, until it blows up and she gains powers, becoming Captain Marvel. But she doesn’t remember her past in the air force, and she only knows herself as a Kree warrior.

Fragile Bones by Lorna Shultz Nicholson

August 15, 2019

The book Fragile Bones by Lorna Shultz Nicholson is a wonderfully written young adults novel, following the story of a boy with high functioning autism.

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

August 8, 2019

In a power obsessed world, the Reds are the lowly commoners and the Silvers are superior beings with god-like powers. To Mare Barrow, a 17-year-old girl living in the poorest part of town, it looks like nothing will ever change. When she is offered a job at the Silver Palace instead of being deported, she knows that this will change her life and the lives of her family forever.

Clueless (movie)

August 8, 2019

This movie follows rich and unbelievably shallow Cher. At the top of her school’s social hierarchy, Cher sees herself as quite the matchmaker, first coaxing two teachers into dating each other. Inspired by her previous success, she decides she will makeover the seemingly hopeless new student Tai. When Tai begins to become even more popular then Cher is, Cher realizes that her unapproving ex-stepbrother was right about how truly misguided she was – and she falls for him.

Ben is Back (movie)

August 8, 2019

The movie Ben Is Back follows a former addict after he comes home from rehab. His mother lives in a constant state of fear and worrying that he will fall back into his old habits as she tries to protect her young children from the reality of Ben’s situation. When the family’s home is broken into and their beloved pet dog is stolen Ben has a feeling that someone from his troubled past is involved.