Book Reviews

Book Review: An Abundance of Katherines by John Green

Colin Singleton is a prodigy, not a genius…a prodigy. This is a fact that has gotten him down and to make matters worse, his girlfriend Katherine just dumped him. The thing about Colin is, he only dates girls named Katherine (“K-A-T-H-E-R-I-N-E”, not to be confused with “C-A-T-H-E-R-I-N-E”)…and the most recent dumper has earned the moniker… Continue reading Book Review: An Abundance of Katherines by John Green

Miscellany

For Sale: Red and Black corner booth looking for a new home

For Sale: Large Red and Black Corner Booth with custom-made blue top table used in the Waupaca Public Library teen department. This booth has seen its fair share of heavy use, and therefore; does contain some normal wear-and-tear. It is possible to reupholster, but we decided against this option. For local pick up only. Asking… Continue reading For Sale: Red and Black corner booth looking for a new home

Book Reviews

Book Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Jacob Portman, 16, spent his childhood looking at strange old photos and listening to the stories of very peculiar children as told by his grandfather, Abe Portman. Abe tells of his escape from the Nazis (and other evils) to Wales, where he was taken in by Miss Peregrine—a bird-like woman—in her orphanage. His stories seemed… Continue reading Book Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs