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hot picks

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 23 December, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 23 December, 2007, 12:00am
 

Favourite tunes, films, books, and gadgets ...

Victoria Tam, 16, Hong Kong International School

cd: A Hundred Miles or More: A Collection by Alison Krauss. An angelic voice and a haunting mix of songs.

dvd: A.I. Steven Spielberg is the best director. This movie is heartbreaking - I couldn't stop crying.

movie: Feast of Love. This movie rocks. It's a particularly good film for Christmas and for remembering how precious love is.

book: Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult. It taught me so much about family, society, religion and, most importantly, responsibility.

gadget: My new Casio watch. It helps me keep track of the time and it's waterproof.

Yasmin Subba, 12, Sha Tin College

cd: Essential Bands. This double album is a great collection of songs and artists that you can't help but sing along to.

dvd: Just Like Heaven is an unusual story about the love between a man and woman who can't even touch each other: she is a ghost and he is alive.

movie: Amazing Grace is about a man who fought the slave trade. It shows what you can achieve with determination.

book: The Secret Identity of Devon Delaney by Lauren Barnholdt is a about a girl who lies to make herself interesting. The book teaches you to be truthful.

gadget: Wii. The games are so much more realistic than those of most game consoles.

Radio 3 Teen Time with Alyson Hau

cd: Blake Lewis' Audio Day Dream. The American Idol runner-up releases his debut album, with 'Break Anotha' as the first single.

dvd: High School Musical 2 Extended Edition. Features rehearsal footage and karaoke versions of the hit songs.

movie: Bee Movie. When a rebel bee realises that humans eat the honey he slaves to make he decides to sue...

book: How To Be The Best At Everything (The Girls' Book) by Juliana Foster. Learn all sorts of girly tricks, from designing clothes to the perfect manicure.

gadget: Christmas Tree Ball. A cool decoration for your Christmas tree, displaying 18 seasonal greetings with its built-in LEDs.

win! win! win! To win the Alvin And The Chipmunks movie soundtrack from Universal Music, send your Hot Picks for CD, DVD, movie, book and gadget to syp@scmp.com (please include your name, age, school and phone number). This week's winners receive Robert Plant and Alison Krauss' Raising Sand from Universal Music.

Catch Teen Time's Hot Picks with Alyson Hau on Mondays from 9pm-10pm on RTHK Radio 3. See www.radio3.rthk.org.hk for details

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