Whats New Category: Music

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Isabella: Kill the Boy Band by Goldy Moldavsky, A Matter of Heart by Amy Dominy

Kaitlin: Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

Suzanne: Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys


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Suzanne: The Magic of Belle Isle, He Named Me Malala, Life is Beautiful

Isabella: The Secret Life of Pets

Camille: San Andreas

Carter: Fuller House

Chloe: Young and Hungry, Parenthood

Katie: Secret Life of the American Teenager



Isabella: 21 Pilots “Blurryface”



Isabella: Pokémon Go!

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Bella: Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick

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Suzanne: Lord of the Flies by William Golding, Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare, Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

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Chloe: The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson, The Thickety: a path begins by J. A. White; illustrations by Andrea Offermann


Matt: Moby Dick by Herman Melville



Bella: The Jungle Book

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Kaite: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Zootopia, Daddy’s Home


Matt: The Flash


Suzanne: Life is Beautiful



Bella: ACDC “Back in Black”

Katie: Twenty One Pilots “Ride”


Chloe: Twenty One Pilots “The Pantaloon” and “Trapdoor”

Places to Eat

Matt: Moretti’sMago

Suzanne: Chipotle, Panera, Mingle Juice Bar

Thorri: Starbucks

Bella: Mia’s Cantina, Capannari Ice Cream

Konrad: Popeye’s

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Abbie: The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey, The Odyssey by Homer

Kaitlin: The Maze Runner by James Dashner, A Tale Dark and Grimm by Adam Gidwitz

Greg and Benjamin: Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick

Katie, Chloe, and Kaitlin: The Giver Lois Lowry


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Katie: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Fuller House, The Ellen Show, Kung Fu Panda 3

Chloe: Batman vs. Superman, Zootopia, The Giver, Once Upon a Time, Bob’s Burgers, Flash, Doctor Who, Supernatural, Sherlock

Abbie: Teen Wolf, Vampire Diaries, The 100


Katie: Rock Bottom by Hailee Steinfeld

Kaitlin: No by Meghan Trainor

Abbie: 7 years by Lukas Graham, Gold by Kiiara


Katie: 1010!

Chloe: Color Switch, Twist, Word Bubbles, Starlit Adventures

YouTube Channels to follow:

Katie: The Fine Brothers

Kaitlin: Good Mythical Morning, Grav3yardgirl

Places to Eat

Katie: The Olive Garden, Zoup, Sugar Factory, House of Szechwan

Chloe: Panera, Noodles & Co., Pei Wei

Kaitlin: Menchie’s, Pita Inn

Abbie: Tommy’s

Greg: Chic-Fil-A

Looking forward to…

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Abbie and Chloe: Allegiant part 2: Ascendent

Chloe and Kaitlin: Avengers Civil War

Chloe: Suicide Squad, X-Men Apocalypse

Katie: The Secret Life of Pets

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Suzanne: Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway, Zac & Mia by A.J. Betts, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith, A Brief History of Time by Stephen W. Hawking

Rick: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, See You at Harry’s by Jo Knowles, Hatchet and The River by Gary Paulsen

Isabella: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins, Geek Girl by Holly Smale, Shark Girl by Kelly Bingham

Theresa: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling

Ron: Sherlock Holmes: Adventure of the Speckled Band by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Kate: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (and other concerns) by Mindy Kaling

Katie: Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen


Movies & TV


Maddie: Doctor Who

Ron: The Scorch Trials, War of the Worlds (2005)

Suzanne: CSI: Cyber, Life is Beautiful

Isabella: High School Musical

Katie: The Intern

Theresa: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Rick: Sleepy Hollow, Brooklyn 99



Isabella: “Not Your Birthday” by Allstar Weekend


Ron: “Bottoms Up” by Brantley Gilbert

Thorri: “Whatcha Say” by Jason Derulo



Ron: Chess, Keep Talking and No One Explodes

Isabella: Cool Math Games, Tsum Tsum

Ricky: Crossy Road

Book Playlist for The Schwa Was Here by Neal Shusterman

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1. “You Oughta Know” by Alanis Morissette
2. “Blinded By the Light” by Bruce Springsteen
3. “Stairway To Heaven” by Led Zeppelin
4. “You’re So Vain” by Carly Simon
5. “American Pie” by Don McLean
6. “To Be With You” by Mr. Big
7. “In the Air Tonight” by Phil Collins
8. “The Joker” by The Steve Miller Band
9. “Fire & Rain” by James Taylor

Listen to the Playlist:

Playlist submitted by Bryce.

Book Playlist for Positive: Surviving My Bullies, Finding Hope and Living to Change the World by Paige Rawl

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1. “Demons” by Imagine Dragons
2. “Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift
3. “Same Love” by Macklemore
4. “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
5.”U Can’t Touch This” by M.C. Hammer

Listen to the Playlist:

Playlist submitted by Mary.

Book Playlist for Rikers High by Paul Volponi

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1. “Unbreakable” by Fireflight
2. “Dream On” by Aerosmith
3. “Impossible” by Building 429
4. “Circus For A Psycho” by Skillet
5. “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” by Green Day
6. “Eye Of The Tiger” by Survivor
7. “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey
8. “T.N.T” by AC/DC
9. “Car Radio” by Twenty One Pilots
10. “Take The Bullets Away” by We As Human

Listen to the Playlist:

Playlist submitted by Clarke.

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Isabella: Splintered by A.G. Howard, Wake by Lisa McMann, I’d Tell You I Love You But Then I’d Have to Kill You by Ally Carter, The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Will: Graceling by Kristin Cashore, Popol Vuh: Sacred Book of the Maya

Janelle: Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick

Naomi: The Fourth Stall by Chris Rylander

Ron: Hollow City by Ransom Riggs



Matt: The Flash, Arrow, Modern Family

Reece: The Middle, Friday Night Lights

Janelle: The Fosters



Janelle: “Thunder” by Leona Lewis, “House Party” by Sam Hunt

Kelsey: Sounds Good, Feels Good by Five Seconds of Summer

Rick: “She’s Kinda Hot” by Five Seconds of Summer

Ron: MrSuicideSheep



Teo: Skyrim (PC), Fallout series (and platform)

Rick: Destiny (any platform)

Naomi: Rocket Game (PC, PS4)

Book Playlist for The Selection by Kiera Cass

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1. “Fairytale” by Sara Bareilles
2. “All I Wanted” by Paramore
3. “Counting Stars” by OneRepublic
4. “Eyes Open” by Taylor Swift
5. “Miss Movin’ On” by Fifth Harmony
6. “All at Once” by The Fray
7. “Made for You” By OneRepublic
8. “Long Live” by Taylor Swift
9. “Royals” by Lorde
10. “Hard Knock Life” by Annie: Original Cast Recording

Listen to the Playlist:

Playlist submitted by Marissa.