An opportunity for Silver Creek High view and discuss books of different genres. It is a forum for Raptor book lovers to share their ideas and stories!

Thursday, May 2, 2013

             This book is about Tia's family from the perspective of an older sister.  She makes it funny yet relatable.  It goes through drama and "accidents" and everything you can think of.

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             This book is the first in the Promises to Keep series.  It follows the story of a small town, and focuses in on the young Amy.  Amy's life seems really content, but things take a turn for the worst.  Bad things keep happening and she struggles to keep herself together.
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             This book is the second book in the promises to keep series.  We watch as Amy grows up and endures a terrible marriage and a HUGE cliffhanger at the end.

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13 Reasons Why

            A girl named Hannah Baker committed suicide.  a few weeks later a guy named Clay Jensen recieved a package with 7 tapes with numbers one though thirteen.  Each tape held a reason why she killed herself.

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Creepy Susie and 13 other tragic tales for troubled children By Angus Oblong

This book is a lot of random stories.  They're odd stories and they aren't for everyone.  But I liked them.
~Submitted by Student

The Handmaid's Tale: Margret Atwood

The Handmaids have one job, to procreate for the Husbands.  They get two years, and if they don't have a child within that time limit they are killed.

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The Bluest Eye By Toni Mornson

The story of a colored girl who lives in a poor family.  The father is abusive and many terrible things happen to her.  The perspective of a child is amazing.