Reading Project 3 - Henry County School District

Reading Project 3 - Henry County School District

T C E J O R P G N I D REA 3 TH 2017 8 2 IL DUE APR

HOW IT WORKS WE ARE GOING TO GO THROUGH TITLES OF BOOKS TODAY THEN YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO CHOOSE AND GET THE BOOK YOU CHOOSE. IN 2 WEEKS I WILL PASS OUT THE PROJECT INSTRUCTIONS AND GET THE TITLE OF YOUR BOOK. THIS POWER POINT WILL BE AVAILABLE ON MY WEBSITE IF YOU NEED TO LOOK BACK AT IT. HOT ZONE BY RICHARD PRESTON THE BESTSELLING LANDMARK ACCOUNT OF THE FIRST EMERGENCE OF THE EBOLA VIRUS. A HIGHLY INFECTIOUS, DEADLY VIRUS FROM THE CENTRAL AFRICAN RAIN

FOREST SUDDENLY APPEARS IN THE SUBURBS OF WASHINGTON, D.C. THERE IS NO CURE. IN A FEW DAYS 90 PERCENT OF ITS VICTIMS ARE DEAD. A SECRET MILITARY SWAT TEAM OF SOLDIERS AND SCIENTISTS IS MOBILIZED TO STOP THE OUTBREAK OF THIS EXOTIC "HOT" VIRUS. THE HOT ZONE TELLS THIS DRAMATIC STORY, GIVING A HAIR-RAISING ACCOUNT OF THE APPEARANCE OF RARE AND LETHAL VIRUSES AND THEIR "CRASHES" INTO THE HUMAN RACE. SHOCKING, FRIGHTENING, AND IMPOSSIBLE TO IGNORE, THE HOT ZONE PROVES THAT TRUTH REALLY IS SCARIER THAN FICTION. HTTPS://WWW.AMAZON.COM/HOT-ZONE-TERRIFYING-STORY-ORIGINS/DP/0385479565 LORD OF THE RINGS BY JRR TOLKIEN IN ANCIENT TIMES THE RINGS OF POWER WERE CRAFTED BY THE ELVEN-SMITHS, AND SAURON, THE DARK LORD, FORGED THE ONE RING, FILLING IT WITH HIS OWN POWER SO THAT HE COULD RULE ALL OTHERS. BUT THE ONE RING WAS TAKEN FROM HIM, AND THOUGH HE SOUGHT IT THROUGHOUT MIDDLE-EARTH, IT REMAINED LOST TO HIM. AFTER MANY AGES IT FELL BY CHANCE INTO THE HANDS OF THE HOBBIT BILBO

BAGGINS FROM SAURON'S FASTNESS IN THE DARK TOWER OF MORDOR, HIS POWER SPREAD FAR AND WIDE. SAURON GATHERED ALL THE GREAT RINGS TO HIM, BUT ALWAYS HE SEARCHED FOR THE ONE RING THAT WOULD COMPLETE HIS DOMINION. WHEN BILBO REACHED HIS ELEVENTY-FIRST BIRTHDAY HE DISAPPEARED, BEQUEATHING TO HIS YOUNG COUSIN FRODO THE RULING RING AND A PERILOUS QUEST: TO JOURNEY ACROSS MIDDLE-EARTH, DEEP INTO THE SHADOW OF THE DARK LORD, AND DESTROY THE RING BY CASTING IT INTO THE CRACKS OF DOOM. THE LORD OF THE RINGS TELLS OF THE GREAT QUEST UNDERTAKEN BY FRODO AND THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/LORD-RINGS-50TH-ANNIVERSARY-VOL/DP/0618640150/REF=SR_1_3?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489536926&S R=1-3&KEYWORDS=LORD+OF+THE+RINGS MAZE RUNNER BY JAMES DASHNER WHEN THOMAS WAKES UP IN THE LIFT, THE ONLY THING HE CAN REMEMBER IS HIS NAME. HES SURROUNDED BY STRANGERSBOYS WHOSE MEMORIES ARE ALSO

GONE. OUTSIDE THE TOWERING STONE WALLS THAT SURROUND THEM IS A LIMITLESS, EVER-CHANGING MAZE. ITS THE ONLY WAY OUTAND NO ONES EVER MADE IT THROUGH ALIVE. THEN A GIRL ARRIVES. THE FIRST GIRL EVER. AND THE MESSAGE SHE DELIVERS IS TERRIFYING: REMEMBER. SURVIVE. RUN. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/MAZE-RUNNER-BOOK-1/DP/0385737955/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&I E=UTF8&QID=1489538247&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=MAZE+RUNNER HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERERS STONE BY JK ROWLING HARRY POTTER HAS NO IDEA HOW FAMOUS HE IS. THAT'S BECAUSE HE'S BEING RAISED BY HIS MISERABLE AUNT AND UNCLE WHO ARE TERRIFIED HARRY WILL LEARN THAT HE'S REALLY A WIZARD, JUST AS HIS PARENTS WERE. BUT EVERYTHING CHANGES WHEN HARRY IS SUMMONED TO ATTEND AN INFAMOUS SCHOOL FOR WIZARDS, AND HE BEGINS TO

DISCOVER SOME CLUES ABOUT HIS ILLUSTRIOUS BIRTHRIGHT. FROM THE SURPRISING WAY HE IS GREETED BY A LOVABLE GIANT, TO THE UNIQUE CURRICULUM AND COLORFUL FACULTY AT HIS UNUSUAL SCHOOL, HARRY FINDS HIMSELF DRAWN DEEP INSIDE A MYSTICAL WORLD HE NEVER KNEW EXISTED AND CLOSER TO HIS OWN NOBLE DESTINY. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/HARRY-POTTER-SORCERERS-STONE-ROWLING/DP/059035342X/REF=SR_1_1? S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489538578&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=HARRY+POTTER+AND+THE+SORCERER% 27S+STONE ERAGON BY CHRISTOPHER PAOLINI FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD ERAGON BELIEVES THAT HE IS MERELY A POOR FARM BOYUNTIL HIS DESTINY AS A DRAGON RIDER IS REVEALED. GIFTED WITH ONLY AN ANCIENT SWORD, A LOYAL DRAGON, AND SAGE ADVICE FROM AN OLD STORYTELLER, ERAGON IS SOON SWEPT INTO A DANGEROUS TAPESTRY

OF MAGIC, GLORY, AND POWER. NOW HIS CHOICES COULD SAVEOR DESTROYTHE EMPIRE. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/ERAGON-INHERITANCE-BOOK-CHRISTOPHER-PAOLINI/DP/ 0375826696/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489541276&SR=1-1& KEYWORDS=ERAGON INKHEART BY CORNELIA FUNKE ONE CRUEL NIGHT, MEGGIE'S FATHER READS ALOUD FROM A BOOK CALLED INKHEART-- AND AN EVIL RULER ESCAPES THE BOUNDARIES OF FICTION AND LANDS IN THEIR LIVING ROOM. SUDDENLY, MEGGIE IS SMACK IN THE MIDDLE OF THE KIND OF ADVENTURE SHE HAS ONLY READ ABOUT IN BOOKS. MEGGIE MUST LEARN TO HARNESS THE MAGIC THAT HAS CONJURED THIS NIGHTMARE. FOR ONLY SHE CAN CHANGE THE COURSE OF THE STORY THAT

HAS CHANGED HER LIFE FOREVER. THIS IS INKHEART--A TIMELESS TALE ABOUT BOOKS, ABOUT IMAGINATION, ABOUT LIFE. DARE TO READ IT ALOUD. HTTPS://WWW.AMAZON.COM/INKHEART-TRILOGY-CORNELIA-FUNKE/DP/04397091 05/REF=PD_BXGY_14_IMG_2?_ ENCODING=UTF8&PSC=1&REFRID=5G74RXT86SKMTPT1NKF0 RED QUEEN BY VICTORIA AVEYARD MARE BARROWS WORLD IS DIVIDED BY BLOODTHOSE WITH COMMON, RED BLOOD SERVE THE SILVER-BLOODED ELITE, WHO ARE GIFTED WITH SUPERHUMAN ABILITIES. MARE IS A RED, SCRAPING BY AS A THIEF IN A POOR, RURAL VILLAGE, UNTIL A TWIST OF FATE THROWS HER IN FRONT OF THE SILVER COURT. THERE, BEFORE THE KING, PRINCES, AND ALL THE NOBLES, SHE DISCOVERS SHE HAS AN ABILITY OF HER OWN. TO

COVER UP THIS IMPOSSIBILITY, THE KING FORCES HER TO PLAY THE ROLE OF A LOST SILVER PRINCESS, AND BETROTHS HER TO ONE OF HIS OWN SONS. AS MARE IS DRAWN FURTHER INTO THE SILVER WORLD, SHE RISKS EVERYTHING AND USES HER NEW POSITION TO HELP THE SCARLET GUARDA GROWING RED REBELLIONEVEN AS HER HEART TUGS HER IN AN IMPOSSIBLE DIRECTION. ONE WRONG MOVE CAN LEAD TO HER DEATH, BUT IN THE DANGEROUS GAME SHE PLAYS THE ONLY CERTAINTY IS BETRAYAL. THIS SWEEPING STORY OF PALACE INTRIGUE, CLASS HIERARCHY, AND DECEPTION WILL KEEP READERS HURTLING ALONG, DESPERATE TO FIND OUT MARES FATE. HER HONESTY AND DETERMINATION, QUICK WIT, AND NO-HOLDSBARRED ATTITUDE WILL SURELY MAKE READERS FALL IN LOVE WITH HER. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/RED-QUEEN-VICTORIA-AVEYARD/DP/006231064X/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489539434&SR =1-1&KEYWORDS=THE+RED+QUEEN THE DARK IS RISING BY SUSAN COOPER ON

THE MIDWINTER DAY THAT IS HIS ELEVENTH BIRTHDAY, WILL STANTON DISCOVERS A SPECIAL GIFT -- THAT HE IS THE LAST OF THE OLD ONES, IMMORTALS DEDICATED TO KEEPING THE WORLD FROM DOMINATION BY THE FORCES OF EVIL, THE DARK. AT ONCE, HE IS PLUNGED INTO A QUEST FOR THE SIX MAGICAL SIGNS THAT WILL ONE DAY AID THE OLD ONES IN THE FINAL BATTLE BETWEEN THE DARK AND THE LIGHT. AND FOR THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS, WHILE THE DARK IS RISING, LIFE FOR WILL IS FULL OF WONDER, TERROR, AND DELIGHT. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/DARK-RISING-SEQUENCE/DP/0689829833/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE= UTF8&QID=1489540349&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=THE+DARK+IS+RISING THE THIEF LORD BY CORNELIA FUNKE TWO ORPHANED BROTHERS, PROSPER AND BO, HAVE RUN AWAY TO VENICE, WHERE

CRUMBLING CANALS AND MISTY ALLEYWAYS SHELTER A SECRET COMMUNITY OF STREET URCHINS. LEADER OF THIS MOTLEY CREW OF LOST CHILDREN IS A CLEVER, CHARMING BOY WITH A DARK HISTORY OF HIS OWN: HE CALLS HIMSELF THE THIEF LORD. PROPSER AND BO RELISH THEIR NEW "FAMILY" AND LIFE OF PETTY CRIME. BUT THEIR CRUEL AUNT AND A BUMBLING DETECTIVE ARE ON THEIR TRAIL. AND POSING AN EVEN GREATER THREAT TO THE BOYS' FREEDOM IS SOMETHING FROM A FORGOTTEN PAST: A BEAUTIFUL MAGICAL TREASURE WITH THE POWER TO SPIN TIME ITSELF. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/THIEF-LORD-CORNELIA-FUNKE/DP/0545227704/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOK S&IE=UTF8&QID=1489541083&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=THE+THEIR+LORD MISS PEREGRINES HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN BY RANSOM RIGGS A MYSTERIOUS ISLAND. AN ABANDONED ORPHANAGE. A STRANGE COLLECTION OF VERY CURIOUS

PHOTOGRAPHS. IT ALL WAITS TO BE DISCOVERED IN MISS PEREGRINES HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN, AN UNFORGETTABLE NOVEL THAT MIXES FICTION AND PHOTOGRAPHY IN A THRILLING READING EXPERIENCE. AS OUR STORY OPENS, A HORRIFIC FAMILY TRAGEDY SETS SIXTEENYEAR-OLD JACOB JOURNEYING TO A REMOTE ISLAND OFF THE COAST OF WALES, WHERE HE DISCOVERS THE CRUMBLING RUINS OF MISS PEREGRINES HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN. AS JACOB EXPLORES ITS ABANDONED BEDROOMS AND HALLWAYS, IT BECOMES CLEAR THAT THE CHILDREN WERE MORE THAN JUST PECULIAR. THEY MAY HAVE BEEN DANGEROUS. THEY MAY HAVE BEEN QUARANTINED ON A DESERTED ISLAND FOR GOOD REASON. AND SOMEHOWIMPOSSIBLE THOUGH IT SEEMSTHEY MAY STILL BE ALIVE HTTPS://WWW.AMAZON.COM/MISS-PEREGRINES-HOME-PECULIAR-CHILDREN/DP/1594746036 THE GRAVEYARD BOOK BY NEIL GAIMAN BOD IS AN UNUSUAL BOY WHO INHABITS AN UNUSUAL PLACEHE'S THE ONLY LIVING RESIDENT OF A GRAVEYARD. RAISED FROM INFANCY BY THE GHOSTS, WEREWOLVES, AND OTHER CEMETERY DENIZENS, BOD HAS LEARNED THE

ANTIQUATED CUSTOMS OF HIS GUARDIANS' TIME AS WELL AS THEIR GHOSTLY TEACHINGSSUCH AS THE ABILITY TO FADE SO MERE MORTALS CANNOT SEE HIM. CAN A BOY RAISED BY GHOSTS FACE THE WONDERS AND TERRORS OF THE WORLDS OF BOTH THE LIVING AND THE DEAD? AND THEN THERE ARE BEING SUCH AS GHOULS THAT AREN'T REALLY ONE THING OR THE OTHER. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/GRAVEYARD-BOOK-NEIL-GAIMAN/DP/0060530944/REF=SR_1_1?S=B OOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489543573&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=GRAVEYARD+BOOK AND THEN THERE WERE NONE BY AGATHA CHRISTIE THEN STRANGERS ARE LURED TO AN ISOLATED ISLAND MANSION OFF THE DEVON COAST BY A MYSTERIOUS U.N. OWEN. AT DINNER A RECORDED MESSAGE ACCUSES EACH OF THEM IN TURN OF HAVING A GUILTY SECRET, AND BY THE END OF THE NIGHT ONE OF THE GUESTS IS DEAD. STRANDED BY A VIOLENT STORM, AND HAUNTED BY A NURSERY

RHYME COUNTING DOWN ONE BY ONE AS ONE BY ONE...THEY BEGIN TO DIE. WHICH AMONG THEM IS THE KILLER AND WILL ANY OF THEM SURVIVE? HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/THEN-THERE-WERE-NONE/DP/0062073486/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF 8&QID=1489536575&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=AND+THEN+THERE+WERE+NONE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER BY STEPHAN CHBOSKY THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER IS A FUNNY, TOUCHING, AND HAUNTING MODERN CLASSIC AND FOLLOWS AN OBSERVANT WALLFLOWER CHARLIE AS HE CHARTS A COURSE THROUGH THE STRANGE WORLD BETWEEN ADOLESCENCE AND ADULTHOOD. FIRST DATES, FAMILY DRAMA, AND NEW FRIENDS. SEX, DRUGS, AND THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW. DEVASTATING LOSS, YOUNG LOVE, AND LIFE ON THE FRINGES. CAUGHT BETWEEN TRYING TO LIVE HIS LIFE AND TRYING TO RUN FROM IT, CHARLIE MUST LEARN TO NAVIGATE THOSE WILD AND POIGNANT ROLLER-COASTER DAYS KNOWN

AS GROWING UP. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/PERKS-BEING-WALLFLOWER-STEPHEN-CHBOSKY/DP/1451696191/REF=S R_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489537432&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=PERKS+OF+BEING+A+WAL LFLOWER THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR BY NICOLA YOON NATASHA: IM A GIRL WHO BELIEVES IN SCIENCE AND FACTS. NOT FATE. NOT DESTINY. OR DREAMS THAT WILL NEVER COME TRUE. IM DEFINITELY NOT THE KIND OF GIRL WHO MEETS A CUTE BOY ON A CROWDED NEW YORK CITY STREET AND FALLS IN LOVE WITH HIM. NOT WHEN MY FAMILY IS TWELVE HOURS AWAY FROM BEING DEPORTED TO JAMAICA. FALLING IN LOVE WITH HIM WONT BE MY STORY. DANIEL:

IVE ALWAYS BEEN THE GOOD SON, THE GOOD STUDENT, LIVING UP TO MY PARENTS HIGH EXPECTATIONS. NEVER THE POET. OR THE DREAMER. BUT WHEN I SEE HER, I FORGET ABOUT ALL THAT. SOMETHING ABOUT NATASHA MAKES ME THINK THAT FATE HAS SOMETHING MUCH MORE EXTRAORDINARY IN STOREFOR BOTH OF US. THE UNIVERSE: EVERY MOMENT IN OUR LIVES HAS BROUGHT US TO THIS SINGLE MOMENT. A MILLION FUTURES LIE BEFORE US. WHICH ONE WILL COME TRUE? HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/SUN-ALSO-STAR-YOON-NICOLA/DP/0553496689/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1 489537715&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=THE+SUN+IS+ALSO+A+STAR+NICOLA+YOON LOOKING FOR ALASKA BY JOHN GREEN BEFORE.

MILES PUDGE HALTER IS DONE WITH HIS SAFE LIFE AT HOME. HIS WHOLE LIFE HAS BEEN ONE BIG NON-EVENT, AND HIS OBSESSION WITH FAMOUS LAST WORDS HAS ONLY MADE HIM CRAVE THE GREAT PERHAPS EVEN MORE (FRANCOIS RABELAIS, POET). HE HEADS OFF TO THE SOMETIMES CRAZY AND ANYTHING-BUT-BORING WORLD OF CULVER CREEK BOARDING SCHOOL, AND HIS LIFE BECOMES THE OPPOSITE OF SAFE. BECAUSE DOWN THE HALL IS ALASKA YOUNG. THE GORGEOUS, CLEVER, FUNNY, SEXY, SELF-DESTRUCTIVE, SCREWED UP, AND UTTERLY FASCINATING ALASKA YOUNG. SHE IS AN EVENT UNTO HERSELF. SHE PULLS PUDGE INTO HER WORLD, LAUNCHES HIM INTO THE GREAT PERHAPS, AND STEALS HIS HEART. THEN. . . .AFTER. NOTHING IS EVER THE SAME. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/LOOKING-ALASKA-JOHN-GREEN/DP/0142402516/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=U TF8&QID=1489538385&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=LOOKING+FOR+ALASKA PAPER TOWNS BY JOHN GREEN WHEN

MARGO ROTH SPIEGELMAN BECKONS QUENTIN JACOBSEN IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHTDRESSED LIKE A NINJA AND PLOTTING AN INGENIOUS CAMPAIGN OF REVENGEHE FOLLOWS HER. MARGOS ALWAYS PLANNED EXTRAVAGANTLY, AND, UNTIL NOW, SHES ALWAYS PLANNED SOLO. AFTER A LIFETIME OF LOVING MARGO FROM AFAR, THINGS ARE FINALLY LOOKING UP FOR Q . . . UNTIL DAY BREAKS AND SHE HAS VANISHED. ALWAYS AN ENIGMA, MARGO HAS NOW BECOME A MYSTERY. BUT THERE ARE CLUES. AND THEYRE FOR Q. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/PAPER-TOWNS-JOHN-GREEN/DP/014241493X/REF=ASAP_BC?IE=U TF8 THE CHOCOLATE WAR BY ROBERT CORMIER JERRY IS A FRESHMAN AT TRINITY HIGH SCHOOL, AN ALL BOYS PREP SCHOOL, WHERE A SECRET SOCIETY RUNS THE SCHOOL. THE STORY

DEPICTS A SECRET STUDENT ORGANIZATION'S MANIPULATION OF THE STUDENT BODY, WHICH DESCENDS INTO CRUEL AND UGLY MOB MENTALITY AGAINST ALONE, NON-CONFORMING JERRY. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/CHOCOLATE-WAR-ROBERT-CORMIER/DP/0375829873/REF=SR _1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489544199&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=CHOCOLATE+WA R SPEAK BY LAURIE HALSE ANDERSON "SPEAK UP FOR YOURSELF--WE WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOU HAVE TO SAY." FROM THE FIRST MOMENT OF HER FRESHMAN YEAR AT MERRYWEATHER HIGH, MELINDA KNOWS THIS IS A BIG FAT LIE, PART OF THE NONSENSE OF HIGH SCHOOL. SHE IS FRIENDLESS, OUTCAST, BECAUSE SHE BUSTED AN END-OF-SUMMER PARTY BY CALLING THE COPS, SO NOW NOBODY WILL TALK TO HER, LET ALONE LISTEN TO HER. AS TIME PASSES, SHE BECOMES INCREASINGLY ISOLATED AND

PRACTICALLY STOPS TALKING ALTOGETHER. ONLY HER ART CLASS OFFERS ANY SOLACE, AND IT IS THROUGH HER WORK ON AN ART PROJECT THAT SHE IS FINALLY ABLE TO FACE WHAT REALLY HAPPENED AT THAT TERRIBLE PARTY: SHE WAS RAPED BY AN UPPERCLASSMAN, A GUY WHO STILL ATTENDS MERRYWEATHER AND IS STILL A THREAT TO HER. HER HEALING PROCESS HAS JUST BEGUN WHEN SHE HAS ANOTHER VIOLENT ENCOUNTER WITH HIM. BUT THIS TIME MELINDA FIGHTS BACK, REFUSES TO BE SILENT, AND THEREBY ACHIEVES A MEASURE OF VINDICATION. HTTPS://WWW.AMAZON.COM/SPEAK-LAURIE-HALSE-ANDERSON/DP/0312674392/REF=SR_1_1? S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489538687&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=SPEAK STALKING JACK THE RIPPER BY KERRI MANISCALCO SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD AUDREY ROSE WADSWORTH WAS BORN A LORD'S DAUGHTER, WITH A LIFE OF WEALTH AND PRIVILEGE STRETCHED OUT BEFORE HER. BUT BETWEEN THE SOCIAL TEAS AND SILK DRESS FITTINGS, SHE LEADS A FORBIDDEN SECRET LIFE. AGAINST HER STERN FATHER'S WISHES AND SOCIETY'S EXPECTATIONS, AUDREY OFTEN

SLIPS AWAY TO HER UNCLE'S LABORATORY TO STUDY THE GRUESOME PRACTICE OF FORENSIC MEDICINE. WHEN HER WORK ON A STRING OF SAVAGELY KILLED CORPSES DRAGS AUDREY INTO THE INVESTIGATION OF A SERIAL MURDERER, HER SEARCH FOR ANSWERS BRINGS HER CLOSE TO HER OWN SHELTERED WORLD. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/STALKING-JACK-RIPPER-KERRI-MANISCALCO/DP/031627349X/REF=SR _1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489537235&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=STALKING+JACK+THE +RIPPER THE HITCHHIKERS GUIDE TO THE GALAXY BY DOUGLASS ADAMS SECONDS BEFORE THE EARTH IS DEMOLISHED TO MAKE WAY FOR A GALACTIC FREEWAY, ARTHUR DENT IS PLUCKED OFF THE PLANET BY HIS FRIEND FORD PREFECT, A RESEARCHER FOR THE REVISED EDITION OF THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY WHO, FOR THE LAST FIFTEEN YEARS, HAS BEEN POSING AS AN OUTOF-WORK ACTOR. TOGETHER THIS DYNAMIC PAIR BEGIN A JOURNEY THROUGH SPACE AIDED BY QUOTES FROM THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE ("A TOWEL IS ABOUT THE MOST MASSIVELY USEFUL THING AN INTERSTELLAR

HITCHHIKER CAN HAVE") AND A GALAXY-FULL OF FELLOW TRAVELERS: ZAPHOD BEEBLEBROX--THE TWOHEADED, THREE-ARMED EX-HIPPIE AND TOTALLY OUT-TO-LUNCH PRESIDENT OF THE GALAXY; TRILLIAN, ZAPHOD'S GIRLFRIEND (FORMALLY TRICIA MCMILLAN), WHOM ARTHUR TRIED TO PICK UP AT A COCKTAIL PARTY ONCE UPON A TIME ZONE; MARVIN, A PARANOID, BRILLIANT, AND CHRONICALLY DEPRESSED ROBOT; VEET VOOJAGIG, A FORMER GRADUATE STUDENT WHO IS OBSESSED WITH THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ALL THE BALLPOINT PENS HE BOUGHT OVER THE YEARS. WHERE ARE THESE PENS? WHY ARE WE BORN? WHY DO WE DIE? WHY DO WE SPEND SO MUCH TIME BETWEEN WEARING DIGITAL WATCHES? FOR ALL THE ANSWERS STICK YOUR THUMB TO THE STARS. AND DON'T FORGET TO BRING A TOWEL! HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/HITCHHIKERS-GUIDE-GALAXY-DOUGLAS-ADAMS/DP/0345391802/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8 &QID=1489538033&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=HITCHHIKERS+GUIDE+TO+THE+GALAXY ENDERS GAME BY ORSON SCOTT CARD IN ORDER TO DEVELOP A SECURE DEFENSE AGAINST A HOSTILE ALIEN RACE'S NEXT ATTACK, GOVERNMENT AGENCIES BREED CHILD GENIUSES AND TRAIN THEM AS SOLDIERS. A BRILLIANT YOUNG BOY, ANDREW "ENDER" WIGGIN LIVES

WITH HIS KIND BUT DISTANT PARENTS, SADISTIC BROTHER, AND LOVING SISTER. THOUGH ALL TRY OUT FOR THE MILITARY SCHOOL, YOUNG ENDER IS THE WIGGIN DRAFTED TO THE ORBITING BATTLE SCHOOL FOR RIGOROUS MILITARY TRAINING. ENDER'S SKILLS MAKE HIM A LEADER IN SCHOOL AND RESPECTED IN THE BATTLE ROOM, WHERE CHILDREN PLAY AT MOCK BATTLES IN ZERO GRAVITY. YET GROWING UP IN AN ARTIFICIAL COMMUNITY OF YOUNG SOLDIERS, ENDER SUFFERS ISOLATION, PEER PRESSURE, PRESSURE FROM TEACHERS, AND MORE. HIS PSYCHOLOGICAL BATTLES INCLUDE LONELINESS, FEAR THAT HE IS BECOMING LIKE THE CRUEL BROTHER HE REMEMBERS, AND FANNING THE FLAMES OF DEVOTION TO HIS BELOVED SISTER. IS ENDER THE GENERAL EARTH NEEDS? BUT ENDER IS NOT THE ONLY RESULT OF THE GENETIC EXPERIMENTS. THE WAR WITH THE BUGGERS HAS BEEN RAGING FOR A HUNDRED YEARS, AND THE QUEST FOR THE PERFECT GENERAL HAS BEEN UNDERWAY FOR ALMOST AS LONG. ENDER'S TWO OLDER SIBLINGS ARE EVERY BIT AS UNUSUAL AS HE IS, BUT IN VERY DIFFERENT WAYS. BETWEEN THE THREE OF THEM LIE THE ABILITIES TO REMAKE A WORLD. IF THE WORLD SURVIVES, THAT IS. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/ENDERS-ENDER-QUINTET-ORSON-SCOTT/DP/0812550706/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=14 89539049&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=ENDERS+GAME FEED BY M. T. ANDERSON FOR

TITUS AND HIS FRIENDS, IT STARTED OUT LIKE ANY ORDINARY TRIP TO THE MOON - A CHANCE TO PARTY DURING SPRING BREAK AND PLAY WITH SOME STUPID LOW-GRAV AT THE RICOCHET LOUNGE. BUT THAT WAS BEFORE THE CRAZY HACKER CAUSED ALL THEIR FEEDS TO MALFUNCTION, SENDING THEM TO THE HOSPITAL TO LIE AROUND WITH NOTHING INSIDE THEIR HEADS FOR DAYS. AND IT WAS BEFORE TITUS MET VIOLET, A BEAUTIFUL, BRAINY TEENAGE GIRL WHO HAS DECIDED TO FIGHT THE FEED AND ITS OMNIPRESENT ABILITY TO CATEGORIZE HUMAN THOUGHTS AND DESIRES. FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF GEORGE ORWELL, ANTHONY BURGESS, AND KURT VONNEGUT JR., M. T. ANDERSON HAS CREATED A NOT-SO-BRAVE NEW WORLD AND A SMART, SAVAGE SATIRE THAT HAS CAPTIVATED READERS WITH ITS VIEW OF AN IMAGINED FUTURE THAT VEERS UNNERVINGLY CLOSE TO THE HERE AND NOW. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/FEED-M-T-ANDERSON/DP/0763662623/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=148 9543958&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=FEED THE PRINCESS BRIDE BY WILLIAM GOLDMAN

FENCING, FIGHTING, TORTURE, REVENGE, GIANTS, MONSTERS, CHASES, ESCAPES, TRUE LOVE, MIRACLES. WHEN WESTLEY AND BUTTERCUPS LOVE STORY IS ENDED EARLY DUE TO THE DREAD PIRATE ROBERT'S ATTACK, ONE OF THE BEST LOVE STORIES EVERY TOLD BEGINS. WILL TRUE LOVE OVER COME THUGS, KIDNAPPINGS, AND DEATH? HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/PRINCESS-BRIDE-MORGENSTERNS-CLASSIC-ADVENTURE/DP/ 0156035219/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489540440&SR=1-1&KEYW ORDS=THE+PRINCESS+BRIDE THE DEVILS ARITHMETIC BY JANE YOLEN HANNAH IS TIRED OF HOLIDAY GATHERINGSALL HER FAMILY EVER TALKS ABOUT IS THE PAST. IN FACT, IT SEEMS TO HER THAT'S WHAT THEY DO

EVERY JEWISH HOLIDAY. BUT THIS YEAR'S PASSOVER SEDER WILL BE DIFFERENTHANNAH WILL BE MYSTERIOUSLY TRANSPORTED INTO THE PAST . . . AND ONLY SHE KNOWS THE UNSPEAKABLE HORRORS THAT AWAIT. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/DEVILS-ARITHMETIC-PUFFIN-MODERN-CLASSICS/DP/0142401 099/REF=SR_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489538960&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=DEVI LS+ARITHMETIC A LONG WALK TO WATER BY LINDA SUE PARK A LONG WALK TO WATER BEGINS AS TWO STORIES, TOLD IN ALTERNATING SECTIONS, ABOUT TWO ELEVEN-YEAR-OLDS IN SUDAN, A GIRL IN 2008 AND A BOY IN 1985. THE GIRL, NYA, IS FETCHING WATER FROM A POND THAT IS TWO HOURS WALK FROM HER HOME: SHE MAKES TWO TRIPS TO THE POND EVERY DAY. THE BOY, SALVA, BECOMES ONE OF THE "LOST BOYS" OF SUDAN, REFUGEES WHO COVER THE AFRICAN CONTINENT ON FOOT

AS THEY SEARCH FOR THEIR FAMILIES AND FOR A SAFE PLACE TO STAY. ENDURING EVERY HARDSHIP FROM LONELINESS TO ATTACK BY ARMED REBELS TO CONTACT WITH KILLER LIONS AND CROCODILES, SALVA IS A SURVIVOR, AND HIS STORY GOES ON TO INTERSECT WITH NYAS IN AN ASTONISHING AND MOVING WAY. HTTPS://WWW.AMAZON.COM/LONG-WALK-WATER-BASED-STORY/DP/0547577311/REF=PD_SIM_14 _17?_ ENCODING=UTF8&PSC=1&REFRID=A8S2HJZWG590ZRCZ4EV1 BEFORE WE WERE FREE BY JULIA ALVAREZ ANITA DE LA TORRE NEVER QUESTIONED HER FREEDOM LIVING IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. BUT BY HER 12TH BIRTHDAY IN 1960, MOST OF HER RELATIVES HAVE EMIGRATED TO THE UNITED STATES, HER TO TONI HAS DISAPPEARED WITHOUT A TRACE, AND THE GOVERNMENTS SECRET POLICE TERRORIZE HER REMAINING FAMILY BECAUSE OF THEIR SUSPECTED OPPOSITION OF EL TRUJILLOS DICTATORSHIP.USING

THE STRENGTH AND COURAGE OF HER FAMILY, ANITA MUST OVERCOME HER FEARS AND FLY TO FREEDOM, LEAVING ALL THAT SHE ONCE KNEW BEHIND. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/GP/PRODUCT/044023784X/REF=OX_SC_SFL_TITLE_14?IE=UTF8&PS C=1&SMID=ATVPDKIKX0DER THE JUVIE THREE BY GORDON KORMAN GECKO, TERENCE, AND AJAY ARE SERVING TIME IN JUVENILE DETENTION CENTERS UNTIL THEY GET A SECOND CHANCE. DOUGLAS HEALY, A FORMER JUVENILE DELINQUENT HIMSELF, TAKES THEM INTO HIS HALFWAY HOUSE, HOPING TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THEIR LIVES. ONE NIGHT THERE IS A SCUFFLE, AND HEALY IS ACCIDENTALLY KNOCKED UNCONSCIOUS. WHEN HE AWAKES IN THE HOSPITAL, HE HAS NO MEMORY OF THEM OR OF THE HALFWAY HOUSE. AFRAID OF BEING SENT BACK TO JUVIE, THE GUYS HATCH A CRAZY SCHEME TO CONTINUE ON AS IF THE GROUP

LEADER NEVER LEFT. BUT IF THE BOYS ARE FOUND OUT, THEIR SECOND CHANCE WILL BE THEIR LAST. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/GP/PRODUCT/1423101626/REF=OX_SC_SFL_TITLE_34?IE=UTF8&PSC= 1&SMID=ATVPDKIKX0DER THE BOY IN THE BLACK SUIT BY JASON REYNOLDS MATT WEARS A BLACK SUIT EVERY DAY. NO, NOT BECAUSE HIS MOM DIEDALTHOUGH SHE DID, AND IT SUCKS. BUT HE WEARS THE SUIT FOR HIS GIG AT THE LOCAL FUNERAL HOME, WHICH PAYS WAY BETTER THAN THE CLUCK BUCKET, AND HE NEEDS THE INCOME SINCE HIS DAD CANT HANDLE THE BILLS (OR ANYTHING, REALLY) ON HIS OWN. SO WHILE DADS SNAGGING BOTTLES OF WHISKEY, MATTS SNAGGING FIFTEEN BUCKS AN HOUR. NOT BAD. BUT EVERYTHING ELSE? NOT GOOD. THEN MATT MEETS LOVEY. CRAZY NAME, AND SHES BEEN THROUGH MORE CRAZY STUFF THAN HE CAN IMAGINE. YET LOVEY NEVER CRIES. SHES TOUGH. REALLY TOUGH. TOUGH IN THE

WAY MATT WISHES HE COULD BE. WHICH IS MAYBE WHY HES DRAWN TO HER, AND DEFINITELY WHY HE CANT SEEM TO SHAKE HER. BECAUSE THERES NOTHING MORE HOPEFUL THAN FINDING A PERSON WHO UNDERSTANDS YOUR LONELINESSAND WHO CAN MAYBE EVEN HELP TAKE IT AWAY. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/GP/PRODUCT/1442459514/REF=OX_SC_SFL_TITLE_11?IE=UTF8&PSC=1&SMID=ATVPD KIKX0DER THE CALL OF THE WILD BY JACK LONDON THE STORY IS SET IN THE YUKON DURING THE 1890S KLONDIKE GOLD RUSHA PERIOD WHEN STRONG SLED DOGS WERE IN HIGH DEMAND. THE NOVEL'S CENTRAL CHARACTER IS A DOG NAMED BUCK, A DOMESTICATED DOG LIVING AT A RANCH IN THE SANTA CLARA VALLEY OF CALIFORNIA AS THE STORY OPENS. STOLEN FROM HIS HOME AND SOLD INTO THE BRUTAL EXISTENCE OF AN ALASKAN SLED DOG, HE REVERTS TO ATAVISTIC TRAITS. BUCK IS FORCED TO ADJUST TO, AND SURVIVE, CRUEL TREATMENTS AND FIGHT TO DOMINATE OTHER DOGS IN A HARSH CLIMATE.

EVENTUALLY HE SHEDS THE VENEER OF CIVILIZATION, RELYING ON PRIMORDIAL INSTINCTS AND LESSONS HE LEARNS, TO EMERGE AS A LEADER IN THE WILD. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/CALL-WILD-GLOBAL-CLASSICS/DP/1503302946/REF=SR_1_2?S=BOOKS &IE=UTF8&QID=1489543664&SR=1-2&KEYWORDS=CALL+OF+THE+WILD THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME BY MARK HADDON CHRISTOPHER JOHN FRANCIS BOONE KNOWS ALL THE COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD AND THEIR CAPITALS AND EVERY PRIME NUMBER UP TO 7,057. HE RELATES WELL TO ANIMALS BUT HAS NO UNDERSTANDING OF HUMAN EMOTIONS. HE CANNOT STAND TO BE TOUCHED. AND HE DETESTS THE COLOR YELLOW. THIS IMPROBABLE STORY OF CHRISTOPHER'S QUEST TO INVESTIGATE THE SUSPICIOUS DEATH OF A NEIGHBORHOOD DOG MAKES FOR ONE OF THE MOST CAPTIVATING, UNUSUAL, AND WIDELY HERALDED NOVELS

IN RECENT YEARS. HTTPS:// WWW.AMAZON.COM/CURIOUS-INCIDENT-DOG-NIGHT-TIME/DP/1400032717/REF=S R_1_1?S=BOOKS&IE=UTF8&QID=1489543477&SR=1-1&KEYWORDS=THE+CURIOUS+I NCIDENT+OF+THE+DOG+IN+THE+NIGHT-TIME+BY+MARK+HADDON

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