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Book Review: The Girl Who Fell by S.M. Parker

Caitlin Danborn, Editor, Social Media, Blog

January 17, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Zephyr Doyle has always been focused on the future: taking her field hockey team to state, going to Boston College, and getting out of small-town Sudbury. But then Zephyr meets Alec, and their relationship soon becomes something...

Book Review: This is Where the World Ends by Amy Zhang

Caitlin Danborn, Editor, Social Media, Blog

January 17, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

“Miracles…do not belong to religions. Miracles belong to the desperate, which is why every religion, every philosophy, and most importantly, every fairy tale always has a moment of salvation, a eureka, and enlightenment. We are...

Book Review: Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown (ARC)

Caitlin Danborn, Editor, Social Media, Blogs

January 14, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Jo has been out and proud for years now in her home of Atlanta, Georgia, but when her radio preacher father remarries and moves to more conservative Rome, Georgia, he asks her to “lie low” for a year to please his con...

Election Aftermath | A Reading List

Caitlin Danborn, Editor, Social Media, Blogs

January 14, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

As an American, I feel that I can’t not say anything about the election. You have likely heard countless opinions, both on the Internet and in daily conversation, over the last few days, but take a moment to hear me out. Yes,...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

August 3, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Harry Potter fans can rest easy; the long-awaited "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" book is out. Be the first to review it and send it to us at awnewspaper@gmail.com!