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The young champion's mind : how to think, train, and thrive like an elite athlete
Jim Afremow is a sports psychologist known for his book The Champion’s Mind. He has worked with elite professional athletes and Olympians. His newest book is geared toward high school and middle school students and covers how to balance school and sports, playing on a team and making long-term progress. Afremow knows that a good athlete must be of sound mind, body and spirit, making this… Continue
Save the Date
Dum dum da dummm, it’s a wedding! Charlie’s older sister, Linnie, is getting married. Charlie can’t wait to get the family together one last time before their parents sell the family home and she heads to college. It’s been forever since the five siblings have been together at one time. It’s going to be a perfect weekend…or so she thinks! The chaos that… Continue
The Darkest Minds
Ruby is a survivor. Unlike most kids in the United States who died from disease, Ruby lived. She now has special powers that she can’t control. The government sent her to a “rehabilitation camp,” but they can’t keep her down. She manages to escape and finds an entire group of teens who have powers too. Read the dystopian novel now and catch the movie being released on… Continue
My Hero Academia
Izuku Midoriya feels powerless. 80 percent of the world's population has superpowers known as “Quirks,” but Poor Izuku has no Quirk. This doesn't stop him from wanting to be a superhero and studying at U.A. High School, which specializes in developing powers. However, luck is on Izuku’s side when the greatest hero of all, named All Might, sees potential in Izuku and shares some… Continue
Mortal Engines
In this dystopian world, cities compete with each other in a kind of social Darwinism. Cities are on wheels and the larger ones are gobbling up the smaller towns. London is one of the big bullies and is on the hunt. There have been rumors that there is still some green space out there in the world, but it is up to an outcast historian and a girl with a scarred face to save this world before… Continue