A news site for young people across New York State up to 14 years old.
  • Moana! The new amazing Disney movie!

    Moana! The new amazing Disney movie!

    Luke Lopez, 10, Valley Stream

    December 8, 2016

    This movie was great! Moana is the daughter of the chief and chosen by the sea. When her grandma passes away she sends Moana to sail the demigod Maui across the sea and put the stone back to stop the darkness. They need to save their island, Te Fiti. They sail across the sea and fight many creatures... READ MORE »»

  • Queen of Katwe: An Inspiring Story

    Queen of Katwe: An Inspiring Story

    Ava Gonroff, 7, Queensbury

    November 29, 2016

    Queen of Katwe is a movie about a girl named Phiona Mutesi who lives in Katwe, Uganda.  She is very poor and makes little money selling maize.  She lives with her mom, Harriet Mutesi and her brother, Brian Mutesi. One day, she is leaning on the door of a run down structure spying on the chil... READ MORE »»

  • The Bronze Key!

    The Bronze Key!

    Dash Alschuler-Pierce, 10, Valley Stream

    November 15, 2016

    The Bronze Key, by Cassandra Claire and Holly Black is about a boy named Callum Hunt. Call is a student at a magic school called the Magisterium! At the Magisterium young mages (Wizards) are taught to learn and control their magic. It’s Calls 3rd year at the Magisterium with his friends Tammara an... READ MORE »»

  • This Book Was A “Good One”

    This Book Was A “Good One”

    Lily Zufall, 10, New York City

    October 12, 2016

    If you are 9-12, and enjoy realistic fiction, you will love “Ms. Bixby’s Last Day,” by John David Anderson. It tells the story of a sixth grade teacher, who has to unexpectedly leave before the year is over, and three of her students, Topher, Steve and Brand, who go to find her, to say goodbye.... READ MORE »»

  • Odysseus’ Loyal Dog

    Odysseus’ Loyal Dog

    Lily Zufall, 10, New York City

    August 23, 2016

    If you are a 10-12 year old who likes the traditional Greek myths, than you might like “Argos,” by Ralph Hardy. The book tells the tale of Odysseus through the eyes of his dog Argos. Throughout the story, animals (mostly birds) bring Argos news of his master. Argos follows news of Odysseus from... READ MORE »»

  • A New Puppy

    A New Puppy

    Aimee Quinlan, 10, Valley Stream

    June 13, 2016

    Recently, I rescued a dog from a shelter in Sagaponack, Long Island near the Hamptons. I learned that there are a lot of responsibilities that you have to take on when you get any new pet. Before we got my dog, whose name is Bella, we had to clean up the house, making sure that there was nothing dang... READ MORE »»

Maker Faire

Maker Faire

Jeanette Diamond, 10, Valley Stream

This year I went to Maker Faire, it’s very exciting when you first get there. Maker Faire is a fair where you meet and see other makers that make different things. I love...  Read More »

Nov 15 • 9 Comments

Circle Line Tour

Circle Line Tour

Aimee Quinlan, 10, Valley Stream

This past summer, my family and I went on the Circle Line tour in Manhattan. The ride took about an hour and a half. As we boarded the boat, we got a close look at the Intrepid, which is...  Read More »

Nov 8 • 8 Comments

A New Puppy

A New Puppy

Aimee Quinlan, 10, Valley Stream

Recently, I rescued a dog from a shelter in Sagaponack, Long Island near the Hamptons. I learned that there are a lot of responsibilities that you have to take on when you...  Read More »

Jun 13 • 33 Comments

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Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal

Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal

Kenny Hui, 10, Valley Stream

Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal is a graphic novel by Daniel Middleton, aka DanTDM. It is a great book, especially if you like graphic novels and adventure stories. Dan and Trayaurus are in their lab conducting experime...  Read More »

Dec 8 • No Comments

Moo

Moo

Hannah Wallach, 9, Valley Stream

Moo, by Sharon Creech is an addicting story about a twelve year old girl named Reena who moves to Maine. She and her younger brother, Luke, love to go to the Birchmere Farm and look at all the cows. People have warned...  Read More »

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A news site for young people across New York State up to 14 years old.
A news site for young people across New York State up to 14 years old.