Michael Vey: Prisoner of Cell 25 by: Richard Paul Evans

UnknownMichael is a no one. Or so he thinks. Sure, he’s fifteen, has Tourette’s, and shorter than most girls, but he’s also electric. And someone is trying to get him. After witnessing the kidnapping of his mother and the mysterious absence of friend Taylor Ridley, he and his best friend genius Ostin Liss go to save them both. But little do they know what danger lies ahead…

-Lydia

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Scarlet by: Marissa Meyer

In this stunning sequel to Cinder, Scarlet Benoit is a young French girl, eighteen years old, and nothing to those around her but a nuisance. Her grandmother has gone missing, and the police say she either ran away, or committed suicide, but Scarlet knows better. She can get no one to listen and help, until she meets a mysterious street fighter named Wolf, who becomes a friend, and soon, more than just that.

-Lydia

Steelheart

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David Charleson has seen many things, he’s seen his Father being murdered, he’s seen new and well, epic, Epics, and most of all, he’s seen Steelheart bleed, he is out for revenge, and wants to see him bleed again. To do this, David must convince an Epic killing freedom team (The Reckoners) to help him. The only problem is that he must prove to The Reckoners that he can join their team and then, he has to get them to believe that they can actually find his weakness.

-Molly

Cinder by: Marissa Meyer

Cinder is just an ordinary cyborg in a dystopian future Beijing. She lives with her stepmom Adri and her step sisters Pearl, who doesn’t like her very much; and Peony, who loves Cinder very much. She works at a small market mechanic shop she owns, and fixes people’s port screens, droids and other mechanical things. She thinks she is nothing special, with her mechanical “monstrosities”, but one day she gets a unusual customer that may just change her life for the better.

-Lydia

THE ALCHEMYST by MICHAEL SCOTT

UnknownAn ancient book has been stolen, and if the guardians die nothing can save the world from being ripped apart at the seams. Truth: Nicholas Flamel was born in 1330. The Legend: nicholas lives. He protects a book that keeps him and his wife immortal. In the wrong hands the book can be used to destroy the world. Sophie and Josh were normal kids  until they see magic in the making and become in danger. If they do not find Mr Flamel’s wife and the book the will die and the world along with them. Sophie and Josh find them selves in the middle of the greatest legend of all time

– Molly

 

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

51iOs-WxUuL Charlie’s family was very poor and consisted of seven people; 4 grandparents; Grandpa Joe, Grandma Josephine, Grandpa George, Grandma Georgina; Charlie’s mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. Bucket; and little Charlie. One day, in the newspaper, there is an article that says Mr. Willy Wonka, the owner of the Willa Wonka Chocolate Factory, says that he sent out 5 regular wrapped chocolate bars with golden tickets inside. And that whichever 5 lucky children find the tickets, they get a special tour of the factory. Charlie’s family could not afford to buy lots of chocolate bars to try and find one of the golden tickets, but Charlie’s birthday was coming up, and his only present was a 25-cent chocolate bar, saved up by the whole family. He does not get it, but then his Grandpa Joe gives him pocket money to buy another. Still no luck. But the next day, he finds a dollar bill in the snow. He goes and buys a bar of chocolate. No luck. Then, the fat shopkeeper (yes, I said fat.) gives Charlie change and Charlie buys another. He finds the golden ticket! Now, you will have to find out the rest for yourself (and no, don’t ask me).

-Lydia

HOKEY POKEY by JERRY SPINELLI

51Hy1qm-iDLThis book is about how children have a whole different world of their own called Hokey Pokey. They have a king named Jack, and Jack has a nemesis who steals his precious living bike, Scramjet, and she even changed it’s name! Jack hates her so much (or just acts like he hates her) that all he calls her is girl, and he even says it like a pile of dirt. Anyway, Jack wants to leave Hokey Pokey, but he doesn’t even know how just like the kid. Find out what happens in Jerry Spinelli’s book, Hokey Pokey.

—Molly