The accidental billionares: my review

Finished book review by: Owen

Book written by: Ben Mezrich
Total number of pages: 260

Genre: Biography/memoir
My rating: *****, it was amazing

A brief summary of my book:
My book is about the founding and the struggles involved with being a successful entrepreneur or businessman. The story takes place primary at Harvard University as current founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, starts the tech giant. This story talks about how he came up with the idea of the social network and how he persevered to where he is today.

Three words that describe my book:
Surprising, adventurous, and confusing

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
I would recommend this book to a person that is interested in technology, business, and investing. I think it also is a good book for someone that is interested in biographies, factual books, or just the company Facebook.

Holding up the Universe: my review

Finished book review by: Haley

Book written by: Jennifer Niven
Total number of pages: 400

Genre: Realistic fiction
My rating: ***, liked it

A brief summary of my book:
The book is about a teen named Libby, and how she became obese after her mother’s death. After she loses weight, she has to attend high school for the first time and experience its challenges. The other perspective of this book is about a high schooler named Jack, and his struggles with his social status and family.

Three words that describe my book:
surprising, funny, and slow-paced

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
I would recommend to people who like o read, since it is 400 pages, and people who like romance books. Its not really a romance novel but has some qualities in it.

Uglies: my review

Finished book review by: Bridget

Book written by: Scott Westerfeld
Total number of pages: 406

Genre: Science fiction/dystopian
My rating: ****, really liked it

A brief summary of my book:
Everyone is considered an “ugly” until they turn 16 and get an operation that turns you into a “pretty”. For Tally getting this is the ultimate ambition and she cannot wait…until she meets Shay. Shay tells Tally she is going to run away so that she does not have to get the operation. After Shay goes missing, the authorities tell Tally to either turn Shay in or never get the operation.

Three words that describe my book:
I would describe this book as exciting, surprising, and intense.

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
I would recommend this book to someone who is looking for a fast paced, engaging, and interesting book. Also if you enjoy science fiction or dystopian books, this is a good choice.

Far From You: my review

Finished book review by: Caroline

Book written by: Tess Sharpe
Total number of pages: 341

Genre: Mystery
My rating: ****, really liked it

A brief summary of my book:
This book is about Sophie, a recovering drug addict, trying to catch her friend Mina’s killer. When Mina was killed, everyone thought Sophie relapsed and was trying to get drugs again, including Sophie’s parents. Sophie has to work with the three other people that believe she wasn’t trying to get drugs to find Mina’s killer.

Three words that describe my book:
interesting, surprising, enthralling

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
I would recommend this book to someone who is curious, eager to know what happens, and agog to solve the mystery.

Everything Everything: my review

Finished book review by: Rae

Book written by: Nicola Yoon
Total number of pages: 352

Genre: Romance
My rating: ***, liked it

A brief summary of my book:
A teenage girl that has a serious illness that causes her to basically be allergic to everything, has never been outside. A curious boy and a mysterious girl; what could go wrong? The book shows that love can be achieved even with seemingly impossible obstacles in your way.

Three words that describe my book:
Fun, cute, surprising.

The kind of person I’d recommend this book to:
I would recommend this book to someone who doesn’t believe in love, a pessimistic. Or, the complete opposite, a hopeless romantic who dreams of being in love.