What if you were sent to a strange place with strange people and the only thing you could remember was your name? What if you didn’t know why you were sent there or what you were supposed to do when you got there? In The Maze Runner that’s exactly what happens. The main character’s name is Thomas and that’s the only thing he can remember when he enters The Glade. That is the only thing anyone can remember when they first enter The Glade. They know that…Continue
What if your parents signed an order for you to be taken apart and used for the good of others? That’s what happens in the book Unwind. When you turn sixteen your parents make a decision: they can keep you in one piece or have you unwound. This story focuses on three kids that are about to be unwound and how they try to escape their fate.
One of the kids is Connor. Connor is rebellious and doesn’t always do the…Continue
Life As We Knew It
What would you do if life as you knew it came to an end? For Miranda that’s exactly what happened. Miranda had a pretty normal life: her parents were divorced and her dad remarried and now had a baby on the way. She had two brothers: Matt who is in college and Jon who is in junior high. Miranda goes to high school and she is on the swim team. She and her…Continue
What if you were kidnapped and you didn't even know it? Well that’s what happened to Janie Johnson who's real name is Jennie Spring. The Face on the Milk Carton is about a sophomore in high school who lives a normal life just like everyone else. But one day when she is at lunch with her friends, she picks up a milk carton to take a drink and she sees the missing child’s picture on it. When she sees the picture, she recognizes it as herself, Janie…Continue