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  • Weird Butterflies & Moths Text by Ronald Orenstein Photography by Thomas Marent May 25, 2017
    Both images are from the photographer's website, www.thomasmarent.comThomas Marent’s stunning high-definition photographs of moths and butterflies are each accompanied by six to eight sentences from Dr. Ronald Ornstein who holds a PhD in zoology and has authored numerous books on science and nature.  His tack in this title is to whet the reader’s appetite for […]
  • Artemis: Wild Goddess of the Hunt by George O’Connor May 23, 2017
    “I am wild, untamed, unattached, unfettered.”  O’Connor does not disappoint when he finally allows us to hear Artemis’ voice, but he takes a while to get there, permitting several other voices to narrate Artemis’ story.  While the transitions do not always go smoothly, it is a small price to pay for the overall effect of […]
  • Programming Spotlight: Dream Jordan Visits Horizon Juvenile Detention Center May 18, 2017
    Dream Jordan visits Passages Academy's school library at Horizon Juvenile Detention Center on May 10th, 2017.  Photo credit: Claudio Leon.Author of YA novels Hot Girl and Bad Boy, Dream Jordan, visited the Horizon library on May 10th. She spoke with several students about her work and her life and gave students advice on how to stay […]
  • Assassination Classroom by Yusei Matsui May 10, 2017
    While the introductory premise to this manga series requires quite a suspension of disbelief--an alien threatening to destroy Earth has chiselled away most of the moon and can only be placated by being allowed to teach a group of struggling Japanese middle school students how to assassinate him along with their regular school subjects--manga fans […]

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