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Reading time: 4 – 7 minutes Title: The Handy Law Answer Book Author: David L. Hudson Jr., JD ISBN: 978-1-57859-217-3 Pages: 450 Rating: Synopsis: (As taken from back of book) Everyday we encounter the rules of law — from the time we decide to get married, or perhaps divorced, to making purchases with our credit […]

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Reading time: 2 – 3 minutes Title: Phantoms Author:Dean Koontz ISBN: 0425181103 Pages: 448 Synopsis: (Taken from GoodReads.com) They found the town silent, apparently abandoned. Then they found the first body, strangely swollen and still warm. One hundred fifty were dead, 350 missing. But the terror had only begun in the tiny mountain town of…

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Reading time: 2 – 3 minutes Title: Uglies Author: Scott Westerfeld ISBN: 1435248244 Pages: 425 Synopsis: (Taken From Amazon.com) Everybody gets to be supermodel gorgeous. What could be wrong with that? Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can’t wait. Not for her license — for turning pretty. In Tally’s world, your sixteenth birthday […]

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Reading time: 4 – 6 minutes Title: Living Dead Girl Author: Elizabeth Scott ISBN: 1416960600 Pages: 176 Synopsis: (Taken from Amazon.com) When Alice was ten, Ray took her away from her family, her friends — her life. She learned to give up all power, to endure all pain. She waited for the nightmare to be […]

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Reading time: 2 – 4 minutes Title: Night Author: Elie Wiesel IBSN: 0374500010 Pages: 120 Synopsis: (Taken from Amazon.com) Night is Elie Wiesel’s masterpiece, a candid, horrific, and deeply poignant autobiographical account of his survival as a teenager in the Nazi death camps. This new translation by Marion Weisel, Elie’s wife and frequent…

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Reading time: 4 – 6 minutes Title: Cats, The Musical. Date: October 24th 2009 Location: Carr Performing Arts Centre in Orlando, Florida. Directed by: Richard Stafford Review: Yesterday was the first time I saw Cats on stage. Being a former Thespian – I still have such an immense passion for the arts so it’s a […]

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Reading time: 2 – 4 minutes Title: Pretties Author: Scott Westerfeld ISBN: 0439891612 Pages: 384 Synopsis: (Taken from Amazon.com) Tally has finally become pretty. Now her looks are beyond perfect, her clothes are awesome, her boyfriend is totally hot, and she’s completely popular. It’s everything she’s ever wanted. But beneath all the fun — the…

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