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Willow by Julia Hoban The book Willow is about a girl named Willow whose parents die in a car accident. After they die, she goes to live with her brother David and his wife and daughter. Things between Willow and her brother are tense, and they do not talk as easily as they used to. Willow goes Read More...

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Someone Like You by Sarah Dessen I really enjoyed this book mainly because I like romantic books, and this was a very romantic book. This book is about a girl named Scarlett who gets pregnant, but before she finds out, her boyfriend dies in a car crash. Her best friend Halley, who is very shy, has Read More...

Boys, Bears, and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots by Abby McDonald

Boys, Bears, and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots by Abby McDonald Jenna’s life is her Green Teens organization in suburban New Jersey where she organizes petitions and protests to save what little green space remains. When it looks like her mom and dad may split up and decide to spend the sum Read More...

Boys, Girls, and Other Hazardous Materials by Rosalind Wiseman

Boys, Girls, and Other Hazardous Materials by Rosalind Wiseman Trying to escape her middle school history with two treacherous frenemies, Charlie Healy enrolls in the neighboring high school, Harmony Falls, for her freshman year. This is Charlie’s chance for a clean slate. Unfortunately, he Read More...

By the Time You Read This, I'll Be Dead by Julie Anne Peters

By the Time You Read This, I'll Be Dead by Julie Anne Peters By the Time You Read This, I’ll Be Dead. That is the promise that Daelyn makes to herself at the beginning of the book. Being bullied since kindergarten and attempting suicide more than once because of that hasn’t improved D Read More...

Front and Center by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Front and Center by Catherine Gilbert Murdock In this final book of the Dairy Queen trilogy, D.J. Schwenk needs to decide what happens in her life after her senior year. But all she really wants is for things to get back to normal. Her version of an okay future involves returning to high school a Read More...

Into the Wild Nerd Yonder by Julie Halpern

Into the Wild Nerd Yonder by Julie Halpern Jessie is starting her sophomore year of high school, and on her first day of school, she discovers that her two best friends, Bizza and Char, have transformed themselves into punks without ever mentioning this to her. All this transformation is just so t Read More...

Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia

Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia The only thing Dominique wants is to be back playing basketball with her team. But after an impassioned plea goes unheard, and she is still benched because of poor grades, Dominique is seething with rage early one school morning. Enter Trina, a girl in the wrong pla Read More...

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Donut Days by Lara Zielin Emma has a lot going on in her life. Her best friend, Nat, isn’t talking to her. A boy, Jake, she’s known her whole life, is suddenly smokin’ hot and still in love with her. Her minister parents may be losing their church. This weekend Emma’s only f Read More...

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Waiting for Normal by Leslie Connor This book is mostly about a girl whose mother and father are divorced. The girl has two sisters, from which she gets separated. The girl lives in a trailer with her mom, and the trailer is at the end of a lot. There is a shop across the street from the trailer Read More...

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Dash and Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan Set in New York City during Christmastime, this tender and quirky novel shows two strangers who fall in love through a Moleskin notebook. What starts as a dare to find books in an eighteen mile bookstore, snowballs into full out romanc Read More...

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ttyl by Lauren Myracle Lots of people can probably relate to this book. I know I can. If you need a good laugh then Ttyl is the perfect book to read. It's a great book for teenagers because its so relatable plus it offers advice on everything from boys to cliques to family. Ttyl is also unlike any Read More...

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Perfect by Ellen Hopkins In Ellen Hopkins’s new book, Perfect, the lives of four teenagers, Cara, Sean, Kendra and Andre, are all shaped by their choices, as well as, those of others. Through eating disorders, steroid abuse, and the complications of relationships, all four change and grow Read More...

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Spoiled by Heather Cocks & Jessica Morgan In this issue of our lovely newsletter, I will be reviewing the book Spoiled.  When I first picked up this book, it was because of its cover.  It features several varieties of makeup, which is one of my obsessions at the moment.  Then Read More...

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Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes by Chris Crutcher Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes is about Sarah Byrnes, who allegedly pulled a pot of boiling spaghetti down on her face and hands when she was around 3 years old, and her best friend Eric.  The two of them met in elementary school and became frien Read More...
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