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Warlight by Michael Ondaatje

June 18, 2019

Warlight is a book that delves into how people lived and thought after the end of the Second World War. A time full of censorship and questioning about why things happen but never fully getting the answers you want. About how war can tear a family apart, even after the war is over.

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

June 18, 2019

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin follows the lives of 4 siblings: Varya, Simon, Daniel, and Klara who are in possession of the date they are supposedly supposed to die.

Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody

June 12, 2019

Ace of Shades is a story that takes place in New Reynes which is also notoriously known as the “City of Sin” for its felonious and criminal reputation with gangs and criminal families that take over the city of which was once ruled by the treacherous monarchy.

Elevation by Stephen King

June 8, 2019

Elevation takes place in a small town called Castle Rock, and it revolves around Scott Carey, an overweight man, as he manages his strange condition that goes beyond the human experience. He is steadily losing his weight everyday but not his mass, and inanimate objects become weightless for the amount of time that he comes in contact to them.

1st to Die by James Patterson

June 3, 2019

Lindsay Boxer, a homicide inspector from San Francisco, is put to the test when newlyweds start getting murdered after she is diagnosed with Negli’s – a rare type of aplastic anemia. When all police leads fall through and no suspects are found, Lindsay joins forces with Claire, Cindy, and Jill. Together, the medical examiner, reporter, D.A, and cop form the “Women's Murder Club.”

Watcher in the Woods by Kelley Armstrong

June 3, 2019

Watcher in the Woods is the 4th novel in the Rockton series written by Canadian author Kelly Armstrong. The story takes place in the hidden, off the grid town called Rockton. Although the storyline refers to events that happened in previous novels and reading the previous novels would give the reader a better understanding of the characters and their town, Kelly Armstrong writes this novel in a way that the reader still understands what has happened and why.

Hate List by Jennifer Brown

May 27, 2019

Nick and Valerie are considered strange. They keep to themselves and don’t talk to many others. As a joke, the two of them compile a list of people and things that they hate – or at least Valerie thinks it’s a joke.

New Super Mario Bros Wii (video game)

May 24, 2019

A sequel to New Super Mario Bros on the Nintendo DS, New Super Mario Bros Wii (obviously for the Nintendo Wii) is a blast of a game. This game introduces a new control set for the Wiimote, for example when you shake the Wiimote on it’s horizontal position (the way that this game is meant to be played) while wearing a propeller suit (in game) you propel up and then float down to the ground.

Donkey Kong Country Returns (video game)

May 24, 2019

Donkey Kong Country Returns for the Nintendo Wii (also available for the Wii U and as Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D for the Nintendo 3DS) is a platformer video game made by Nintendo and Retro Studios starring Donkey Kong and Diddy Kong.

I, Tonya (movie)

May 24, 2019

I, Tonya is a 2017 dark comedy about the life of Tonya Harding. The film was written by Steven Rogers and directed by Craig Gillespie.