A summer unlike any other

A summer unlike any other

November 18, 2013

Readers will get a big kick out of Debbie Spring’s “Breathing Soccer”

EMILY K., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 13, 2013

An amazing book by Debbie Spring is called “Breathing Soccer.” This book is about a soccer player named Lisa, who is not able to play soccer because of her severe asthma. Dr. Emerson, Lisa’s family doctor, had warned...

‘Wait Till Helen Comes’ a bone-chilling read

EMILY K., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 13, 2013

One amazing, bone-chilling book that I have just read is called “Wait Till Helen Comes” by Mary Downing Hahn. This book is about a 12-year-old girl named Molly and her 10-year-old brother, Michael. They have a younger stepsister...

Fletcher’s ‘Flying Solo’ takes readers along for a fun ride

CHRIS K., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 3, 2013

“Flying Solo” by Ralph Fletcher is about one school day with no teacher. The book is about a girl named Rachel White, who is just a normal sixth-grade girl. Rachel adores her homeroom teacher, Mr. Fabiano, or to Rachel...

WMS’s “One Book” committee comes to the same conclusion

LORI D., Watertown Splash staff reporter

May 30, 2013

Four tables were set up in the library loft. There were muffins, orange juice, and water for everyone to enjoy before their big decision about the 2013 Watertown Middle School summer reading book. There were five books to choose...

Talking with a literary “Hero”

Cameron Robinson and Amin Touri

December 7, 2010

It was No. 1 on the New York Times best-seller list two weeks after its release. The name of the book? “Travel Team.” Even more impressive, it was the first book that Mike Lupica had ever written for younger kids, straying fro...

Tommy Heinsohn: star player, star painter

CAMERON R. and AMIN T.

November 24, 2010

Many people know Tommy Heinsohn as the scoring machine who helped the Celtics to eight NBA titles in the 1950s and ‘60s. They know him as the former coach who won two titles in the ‘70s, and the current Celtics analyst on Co...

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