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Safe as Houses

August 26, 2021
Title: “Safe as Houses”  Author: Eric Walters  Reviewer: Cyrus Shobeir, Gr. 8  Score: 4/5                “Safe as Houses” by Eric Walters is a...

Alex Rider: Stormbreaker

August 26, 2021
  Title: “Alex Rider: Stormbreaker”  Author: Anthony Horowitz  Reviewer: Cyrus Shobeir, Gr. 8  Score: 5/5    “Alex Rider: Stormbreaker” is a book about an English boy named Alex Rider. Over the course...

Since you've been gone

August 26, 2021
Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson Sophie (Grade 9)   4.7/5   Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson is about two best friends, Emily and Sloane, who do everything together. One day, Sloane disappears without warning. The only thing she...

13 Reasons Why

August 26, 2021
13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher Sophie (Grade 9)   5/5   13 Reasons Why is about Hannah Baker, who commits suicide and leaves cassette tapes for a few of her classmates about why and how she decided to commit suicide. The story is told from the...

Refugee by Alan Gratz

August 26, 2021
Refugee by Alan Gratz Sophie (Grade 9)   4.5/5   Refugee by Alan Gratz is about Isabel, Mahmoud, and Joseph, who are all refugees trying to flee their country and into a new one. They come across many difficulties trying to reach a new country...

Beastars Vol 2

August 26, 2021
  Beastars volume 2 is centred around the drama club’s play, and the actions of the club members. The story follows Legoshi, a timid member of the production crew, and his struggles to interact with people, and help bring the play to life. His...

Beastars Vol 3

August 26, 2021
Beastars volume 3 has two major sections. The first takes place at the school and shows how the drama club operates after the dramatic events of the previous book. In this section legoshi also tries to deepen his relationship with Haru, the dwarf rabbit...

Insidious 3 - Directed by Leigh Whannell

August 26, 2021

Insidious: chapter 3, directed by Leigh Whannell    Ethan Bowers, Grade 11  Rating 3/5   Insidious 3 is a prequel to the first and second Insidious movie. In this film it tells of a girl who has just lost someone close to...

The New Mutants

August 26, 2021
he New Mutants, Directed by Josh Boone  Ethan Bowers, Grade 11 Rating 1.5/5  In New Mutants a young girl was taken to a place that the person in charge called a hospital for young mutants. While there she was introduced to the four other kids...

The Other Side by Heather Camlot

August 26, 2021
  The Other Side By Heather Camlot Reviewed by Rachel - Grade 8 Rating: 4/5 28/05/21   I picked this book up to read merely because it was one of the Red Maple Nominees for 2021. I challenged myself to read all ten of the nominees this year; so,...