Category Archives: Murphy Middle School

Warcross by Marie Lu

Warcross by Marie Lu  Virtual reality is now the new reality, created by billionaire Hideo Tanaka. Hideo has created a new game called Warcross that is played in virtual reality. Everyone is playing it, even Emika, a talented hacker. She … Continue reading

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The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig  For Nix’s entire life, she has not only sailed the seas but time and space itself. Along with her father and the crew of his ship, they can travel to any real or … Continue reading

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Murphy MS Lone Star Recommendations (Pt III)

 The Girl I Used to Be by April Henry  Very suspenseful and intriguing story. It starts out with a girl running through the woods being chased by a killer and only gets more exciting from there. Olivia (Ariel) is trying … Continue reading

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Murphy MS 2017 Student Lone Star Recommendations (Part II)

Soundless by Richelle Mead  I liked this book! It had a good plot and story that was filled with so many twists and turns. I did feel that sometimes I would zone out, but then something interesting would happen and … Continue reading

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Murphy MS 2017 Student Lone Star Recommendations

Code of Honor by Alan Gratz Amazing present day story that follows effects terrorism has and has had in the United States. It shows how harsh racism has become and how blind it can make people to the true character … Continue reading

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Thankful for the Murphy Middle School Student Lone Star Committee 2015

Hello, All! If you have been following the blog for the past few months you have seen the feedback from real, live, Murphy Middle School students as they weighed in on their favorite Texas Lone Star List nominations for the upcoming 2016 list! Thank … Continue reading

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Jackaby by William Ritter

 Jackaby by William Ritter About: Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1892, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary–including the ability to see … Continue reading

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