Review

We All Looked Up

Reminiscent of Susan Beth Pfeffer’s Life As We Knew It, Tommy Wallach’s We All Looked Up is a riveting thriller that will engross you from start to finish with its deep philosophical roots and sophisticated writing. Before, we let ourselves be defined by labels – the athlete, the outcast, the slacker, the overachiever. But then… Read More We All Looked Up

Review

Of Metal and Wishes

Sarah Fine’s Of Metal and Wishes has so many great things going for it. It is a vivid and sinister novel retold from none other than The Phantom of the Opera, and it shines in both execution and concept. 16-year-old Wen assists her father with his work as a doctor in a slaughterhouse. When someone… Read More Of Metal and Wishes

Review

Dangerous Boys

Our lives are made up of choices. Big ones, small ones, strung together by the thin air of good intentions; a line of dominoes, ready to fall. They blur into an endless stream, leading seamlessly to the next question, the next decision – yes, no, no, yes. The line of dominoes falling one by one.… Read More Dangerous Boys

Review

Dangerous Girls

Wouldn’t we all look guilty, if someone searched hard enough? How is it possible to review something so brilliant yet so twisted and mind-blowing? Frankly, it’s a near impossible feat, but Dangerous Girls is so amazing that I at least have to try to express its brilliance. It’s spring break of senior year, and that… Read More Dangerous Girls