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The Marionette

The student news site of Harding Charter Preparatory High School

The Marionette

Ab-Soul and SZA performing at the AfroPunk festival in Brooklyn, New York in 2015.

Photo from: By Fuse Box Radio -, CC BY-SA 2.0,

You’re not alone: ‘Saturn’ by SZA

Adrianna Hill, Reporter April 3, 2024

SZA has been my favorite artist since fifth grade, when her most popular album “Ctrl” dropped in 2017. Her memorizing vocals and starry instrumentals in all her music is what keeps fans, including...

Saviors: A Review

Ajax Buxton, Reporter March 25, 2024

After a long wait, American punk (often considered pop-punk) band Green Day’s 14th studio album, "Saviors," has been released! The album was previewed by five well received singles, “The American...

HCP presents: ‘The Addams Family’

Miranda Rodriguez, Editor-in-chief February 27, 2024


“Your Apartment”- review

Becca Jolly, Editor-in-chief February 21, 2024

Wallows introduced me to my favorite genre of music: Indie Rock.   On Feb. 16 the band released their first single in two years titled “Your Apartment.” I have been waiting for a new Wallows drop...


‘On Wednesdays, we wear pink’

Becca Jolly, Editor-in-chief January 30, 2024

CONTAINS MINOR SPOILERS!    "Mean Girls" has been a highly-anticipated film for months. I couldn't stop my excitement when I saw the trailer all those months ago.   Just like everyone else,...

How accurate is ‘Fury’?

January 17, 2024

In terms of realism, "Fury" received praise for its attention to detail in depicting the tanks and the overall atmosphere of World War II. The filmmakers worked closely with military advisors to ensure...

The holidays dont always have to be so cheerful. Sit down with Ajax and enjoy the bloodier side of Christmas.

Top 5 Holiday Horror Films

Ajax Buxton, Reporter December 13, 2023

Perhaps you’re tired of hearing about the all new Red Rider BB Gun and shooting one’s eye out; perhaps you’ve seen the existence Santa Claus proved by the American Judicial System one too many times;...

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Staff Christmas Playlist 2023

Becca Jolly, Editor-in-chief December 12, 2023

Don’t be a scrooge this holiday season, add these songs to your Christmas playlist brought to you by the Marionette staff.  Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree- Brenda Lee  “This song is...

A thriller, mystery, and romance there is no in between.

Mystery or Romance? The tragic pull between of ‘Stay Close’

Emma Attig, Editor-in-chief November 30, 2023

Harlan Coben is a well-known mystery and thriller writer. Through creative depiction and very vivid imagery, Coben creates a novel mystery readers can’t pass up. In his novel, “Stay Close,” released...

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