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Take a flash back to the past.

Piper is a graphic novel written by the acclaimed authors, Jay Asher and Jessica Freeburg, and it tells the ancient story of the Pied Piper. It follows the story of a deaf girl named Maggie who lives in a rat-infested village, Hameln, in the midst of the German countryside. She is chastised by the townspeople for her disability, and spends her time daydreaming about true love. Meanwhile, she is plagued with fearful memories of her past and deals with her own present pains. Yet one day as she is completing the normal of her life, a stranger walks into the town, whistling an eerie tune. Immediately after his arrival, the town gossips have plagued his character with judgemental rumors and sacrilegious reverence for his dark magical powers. As Maggie’s relationship with this stranger deepens not only does her admiration for him grow, but she also realizes an inner darkness that he hides.

Come test your football knowledge with this book.

Tattered Cover Bookstore’s, annual Teen Book Con, was alive with excited teens and smiling authors. This year, there were 24 authors from around the country, each writing wholly different genres from romance to adventure stories. Yet each of these authors has one thing in common: their passion for writing and their happiness to discuss all the trials, tribulations and joys of being a writer.

Thor: Ragnarok is will make you laugh aloud, but it seems to have lost sight of its plot amid the comedy.

Astronaut Scott Kelly appeared at a downtown Denver church to answer questions from Space Scientist Dr. Steve Lee and questions from the audience.

Geostorm is a movie similar to 2012, but the weather is controlled instead of haywire, but the control system fails, and catastrophe strikes.

Dart Zone and Adventure Force have two new foam dart blasters! (Like Nerf guns)

Have you ever been to Africa and South America? Guess what, dinosaurs have.

American Girl Doll Company expands line by adding new Mega Construx building kits and a boy doll.

Alex Rider is off again in an action packed new book with explosions, vengeance, and more.

The IDO3D Print Shop is a kid’s 3D printer that didn’t seem to work . . . 

Chaos and Cream is chilling in Denver with Thai-rolled ice cream.

These mutant fighters certainly are unnatural.

The epic tale of a racoon and the Moonlight Brigade fighting for freedom.

Two middleschoolers are stuck with names from preschool, but then find themselves on the new top TV show.

Recently, Play Doh Brand Modeling Compounds released a new series of play doh called the Shape and Learn kits. There are currently six sets out including the Letters and Language, Shape a Story, Make and Measure, Colors and Shapes, Numbers and Counting, and Textures and Tools sets. These kits are intended to help younger audiences, ages two to six, with hands on discovery and building key foundational skills.

Ruby and Olivia is fun filled with ghosts and girls trying to solve a mystery of a creepy house. Both are complete opposites what could go wrong?

Regardless of whether people intentionally listened for it in the news or not, the horrors that have been happening in Africa and the Middle East are well known.

Follow charlie on his way to find his dead cousin.

An inspiring story about 9/11

Have you been downtown lately?

I hope that you don’t get trampled by a rhino!

For the tenth year, Preserve America Youth Summit brings 7th-12th graders from across Colorado to learn about natural and historical preservation, and to present their ideas to local leaders.