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June 25, 2017


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Superior Spider-man comic review

Superior Spider-man comic review

Ivan Ramos

January 30, 2017


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The superior Spider-man is an amazing comic series that shows a darker Spider-man that kills and brutally beats villains and cares little for what his fellow heroes think, it also shows both the flaws and the strengths of the previous Peter Parker Spider-man. The story Starts after Dr. Otto Octavius, be...

Harry Potter and The Cursed Child: A New Chapter To An Old Series.

Harry Potter and The Cursed Child: A New Chapter To An Old Series.

Ivan Ramos

January 13, 2017


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Harry Potter and the cursed child is the newest installation in the Harry Potter series, but it brings a new twist. The 8th book which was adapted from a play of the same name doesn’t follow the title character this time but his son Albus Severus. After Albus befriends Scorpius Malfoy he then gets sorted into t...

Catch-22

Catch-22

Fabian Patino

November 18, 2016


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Catch-22 is a 1961 satirical novel written by renowned author, Joseph Heller. The captivating book takes place on the island of Pianosa, near west Italy, during World War II. The main character, Yossarian, is a conflicted soldier desperately seeking to escape the war by any means necessary. Unfortunat...

The Shining Review

The Shining Review

Yvonne flores

May 18, 2016


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The infamous Stephen King has created mysterious and horrific tales, giving reader all the suspense and bloody gore. These tales are then made into an actual film. For instance, the top best selling book, The Shining,became one of the horror films. This film encounters several conflicts that begins...

Willow

Willow

Leticia Ghoston

January 25, 2016


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Willow is a book based on a girl who accidentally caused her parents death. They had too much to drink while they were out, they asked Willow to drive home. It was raining and she ended up losing control of the car, killing her parents. Since that night, Willow has left her old school and home. She is...

Thirteen Reasons Why

Thirteen Reasons Why

Leticia Ghoston

January 21, 2016


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Most teenagers can identify with the phases of getting older. Jay Asher does a great job portraying the fact that everything we do has consequences. The book “Thirteen Reasons Why” focuses on the more cruel experiences of high school for some, bullying, drinking, rumors, and suicide. It focuses on...

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