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Our leader the Mockingjay

Here it is, a teaser trailer for the first Mockingjay movie.


It's the End of the World, Again

Let’s explore the pleasure and terror of the end of life as we know it.

Guest Post

"Shift" (Silo #2) - Hugh Howey

The minute I finished ‘Wool’ (Silo Saga #1) I snatched up ‘Shift.’  ‘Wool’ left a huge cliffhanger and I had to know what happened next.  That is when I realized ‘Shift’ is the story of how the Silo came about.   585 more words

Book Reviews

Books #78-81 - The Giver Quartet

After reading reviews of Matched which said that The Society was essentially lifted directly from Lois Lowry’s The Giver, I decided it was probably a good idea to read that Middle-School staple of dystopian fiction. 841 more words


Book Review: "Requiem" by Lauren Oliver

Requiem by Lauren Oliver

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

I put off reading this book for the longest time. It wasn’t anything personal against the series, I just felt like I couldn’t get into this book unless I reminded myself of the events of the first two books. 501 more words


SRP 2014 Patron Recommendations: Teen and Youth Fiction

 We asked our teen SRP participants to submit book reviews. Here’s what they recommended!

Teen Fiction

 The Lucy Variations by Sara Zarr
 Living Dead Girl by Elizabeth Scott… 193 more words

Book #70 - Graduation Day

After getting the first in the trilogy for Christmas, and buying the second soon after, I was rather looking forward to the publication of the third book in this dystopian trilogy, so I picked it up only a day or two after publication. 441 more words