Newspaper Staff’s Favorite Books
The Olathe West Owl Post newspaper staff shares their favorite books.
Favorite book: Emma Author: Jane Austin “It’s a beautiful romantic story about a very strong-headed woman and how she navigates her ever-changing life.”
Favorite book: The Handmaid's Tale Author: Margaret Atwood “My favorite book is Handmaid's Tale because it is a story about powerful women and how they face adversity in a dystopian society. I really like dystopian books and handmaids tale has a feminist twist which I love. It's one of those books that is hard to put down.”...
Favorite book: Behind Closed Doors Author: B.A. Paris “This book is full of suspense and was overall a good read, I could never put the book down.”
Favorite book: Sisters Author: Raina Telgemeier “I used to read this book all the time when I was younger and it reminds me of the relationship I and my sister have.”
Favorite book: 14 Ways To Die Author: Vincent Ralph “I couldn’t put it down and finished it in 2 days, it’s a really good mystery and keeps you interested.”
Favorite book: The Nightingale Author: Kristin Hannah “I really love this book and I could never put it down. It is a very sad story and is written very well.”
Favorite book: The Hate U Give Author: Angie Thomas "I love this book because of the perspective it gives. I appreciated the way the author made the message in the book so dynamic and really got people to understand the culture and the way the black community can be treated. It is an eye-opening book, and an engaging read the whole way through.”
Favorite book: Green Mile Author: Stephen King “It is a really nice blend of realistic fiction and supernatural elements, and it’s a great psychological thriller.”
Favorite book: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline "I enjoy this book because it's about a huge video game where you can do whatever you want. If you couldn't tell, I enjoy playing video games."