Jo-Jo and the Fiendish Lot by Andrew Auseon Just as seventeen-year-old Baltimore resident Jo-Jo Dyas is about to kill himself, he meets Max, a dead girl who plays the drums for a rock band, and he travels with the band as they play shows all over the Afterlife.
March 21st, 2009
March 20th, 2009 · Comments Off · Books
Paisley Hanover Acts Out by Cameron Tuttle When Pleasant Hill High School sophomore Paisley Hanover becomes disgusted with her school’s social hierarchy, she starts writing a newspaper column under the name “Miss UnPleasant,” and it shakes things up more than she ever expected.
March 18th, 2009 · Comments Off · Books
All the Broken Pieces by Ann E. Burg Two years after being airlifted out of Vietnam in 1975, Matt Pin is haunted by the terrible secret he left behind and, now, in a loving adoptive home in the United States, a series of profound events forces him to confront his past.
March 12th, 2009 · Comments Off · Books
The Carbon Diaries 2015 by Saci Lloyd In 2015, when England becomes the first nation to introduce carbon dioxide rationing in a drastic bid to combat climate change, sixteen-year-old Laura documents the first year of rationing as her family spirals out of control.