Archive for November, 2015

Books & Reading

2009 Award Winner Jellicoe by Melina Marchetta Abandoned by her drug-addicted mother at the age of eleven, high school student Taylor Markham struggles with her identity and family history at a boarding school in Australia. 200...

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A Supernatural Romance

January 23, 2009

The Fetch by Laura Whitcomb After 350 years as a Fetch, or death escort, Calder breaks his vows and enters the body of Rasputin, whose spirit causes rebellion in the Land of Lost Souls while Calder struggles to convey Ana and A...

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What’s a Princess to Do?

January 19, 2009

Forever Princess by Meg Cabot Although she has recently completed a 400-page romance novel, Princess Mia, in her last month of high school, has yet to pick a college, find a prom dress, or decide if her boyfriend J. P. is reall...

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Some Secrets Shouldn’t be Kept…

January 16, 2009

Deadly Little Secret by Laurie Faria Stolarz When someone starts stalking high school junior Camelia, everyone at school assumes that it is Ben, who is new at school and rumored to have killed his previous girlfriend, but Camel...

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The Sisterhood Grows

January 14, 2009

3 Willows by Ann Brashares Ama, Jo, and Polly, three close friends from Bethesda, Maryland, spend the summer before ninth grade learning about themselves, their families, and the changing nature of their friendship.