The Prowler

Malachai, Corsai, Sunai, oh my!

Malachai, Corsai, Sunai, oh my!

October 15, 2019

In a literary world full of cookie-cutter dystopian novels, Victoria Schwab veers onto her own path with “This Savage Song.”  Diving into a world divided by monsters and humans, two unlucky teenage...

Panther Reads

Panther Reads

October 5, 2019

Starr’s Mill drama teacher Savahna Silvas recently read “All of the Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr. “All of the Light We Cannot See” is a historical fiction novel set in occupied F...

Golden story buried beneath the rubble

Golden story buried beneath the rubble

October 3, 2019

John Crowley’s production of “The Goldfinch” proves to be a great stand-alone movie, but compared to the book, it seems to only be adequate.  Donna Tartt's “The Goldfinch” is based on...

Panther Reads

Panther Reads

September 21, 2019

This segment of “Panther Reads” features Dr. Lela Crowder, a Starr’s Mill High School English teacher who just finished “The Book Jumper” by Mechthild Gläser. “The Book Jumper” is a young a...

“Feed” your need for teen drama

“Feed” your need for teen drama

September 17, 2019

M.T.  Anderson, the man who has written everything from children's books to satirical young adult novels, tells the tale of star-crossed lovers in his 2002 National Book Award Finalist, “Feed.” ...

Panther Reads

Panther Reads

September 6, 2019

Featured this week on “Panther Reads” is Dr. Bonnie Stanford, a Starr’s Mill English teacher who recently finished “A List of Cages” by Robin Roe. This contemporary young adult novel dives in...

A twist on a classic tale

A twist on a classic tale

August 27, 2019

Liz Braswell has made herself a staple in the fantasy world with her take on the childhood classic “Beauty and the Beast” by creating a twisted tale called “As Old as Time.”  The tale tells...

Panther Reads

Panther Reads

August 24, 2019

Starr’s Mill math teacher John Bowen just finished reading Caitlin Murray’s book “The National Team: The Inside Story of the Women Who Changed Soccer.” This non-fiction book provides readers an in...

Panther Reads

Panther Reads

May 14, 2019

Back with another episode of “Panther Reads,” we feature media specialist Rick Wright as he recommends “No Country for Old Men” by Cormac McCarthy. “It’s a modern western story,” said Wr...