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Reading in Quarantine

Book cover of One of Us is Lying

Olaiya Lewis, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2020

More of a book person? Looking for some great books to read in quarantine? We have a great selection for you! From dystopian adventures like Hunger Games, to thriller mysteries like One of Us is Lying, to dramas like American Royals we have got all the books you should read! We polled Mason students...

Top eight books of 2018 reviewed

The Cruel Prince book cover.

Olaiya Lewis, Staff Reporter

December 27, 2018

The Cruel Prince (The Folk of Air #1) By Holly Black This book was loved everywhere it was published. It became #1 on GoodReads list of best books of 2018. Many people gave it 5 out of 5 stars and are begging Holly Black to finish the second book.   Thunderhead (Arc of a Scythe, #2) By ...

Spanish vs. English Book Review: “Of Love and Other Demons”

The cover of Garcia Marquez's

Daniela Montes

September 27, 2017

Whenever I heard of the name Gabriel Garcia Marquez, I always imagined an old man who wrote novels with unreal plots, different literary figures,  and exceedingly descriptive paragraphs. I feared not being able to understand his use of literary figures, but after reading “Of Love and Other Demo...

One More Page: More than just a bookstore

The sign for One More Page Book Store outside of the store.

Sigrid Edson

October 20, 2016

One More Page Books, an independent bookstore located near the East Falls Church Metro, has a lot to offer to Mason students in need of a book. Its cozy interior is lined with shelves, and books cover nearly every available surface, often sporting “Signed by Author” stickers or handwritten recomme...

A book lover’s dream on Falls Church’s doorstep

Wall decorations and book shelves at the local book store.

Annie Castillo

January 15, 2016

I’ve forgotten how many times I’ve bought books. Over the years, the number must be unreasonably high. It’s easy to get lost in a story, or drawn in by a few stories before you even leave the fiction section, and deciding you absolutely must add it to the connection. One thing I can always remember...

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