The Best of 2018

By VANESSA MASTERSON | Junior Reporter

Hello I am Junior Reporter Vanessa Masterson and I would like to share with the Palisadian-Post my opinions on the Top Books, Apps, Songs and Things to do from 2018!


Top 10 Books of 2018:

  1. “Out of My Mind” by Sharon M. Draper
  2. “Wonder” by R. J. Palacio
  3. “El Deafo” by Cece Bell
  4. “Smile” by Raina Telgemeier
  5. “Drama” by Raina Telgemeier
  6. “All’s Faire in Middle School” by Victoria Jamieson
  7. “Who Was Susan B. Anthony?” by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso
  8. “The Cricket in Times Square” by George Selden
  9. “Land of Stories” by Chris Colfer
  10. “Island of the Blue Dolphins” by Scott O’Dell

Top 5 Songs of 2018:

  1. “Without Me” by Halsey
  2. “Young Blood” by Five Seconds of Summer
  3. “Girls Like You” by Maroon 5 and Cardi B.
  4. “Happier” by Marshmello
  5. “Havana” by Camila Cabello

Top 5 Things to Do in 2018:

  1. Going on rides at the Santa Monica Pier.
  2. Walking around in the new Palisades Village.
  3. Performing at Palisades Elementary’s Yee Haw Day with Fancy Feet.
  4. Ice skating at the Santa Monica ice skating rink.
  5. Eating at Garden Cafe with friends.
  6. Going on rides at the Santa Monica Pier.
  7. Walking around in the new Palisades Village.
  8. Performing at Palisades Elementary’s Yee Haw Day with Fancy Feet.
  9. Ice skating at the Santa Monica ice skating rink.
  10. Eating at Garden Cafe with friends.

Top 5 Apps of 2018:

  1. Tik Tok
  2. Toca Hair Salon 3
  3. Paper.io 2
  4. Color Switch
  5. Helix Jump

These are some of my favorite things from 2018!  I wonder how many other kids share my opinions? What a great year it’s been! I can’t wait to see how these lists will change in 2019!