Grown Ups


The Help
Bossypants
Yes Please
The Time Traveler's Wife
Landline
Gone Girl
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
Water for Elephants
The Lovely Bones
The Secret Life of Bees
Relish: My Life in the Kitchen
Ready Player One
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
Go the Fuck to Sleep by Adam MansbachMommy's First Picture Book by J.D. SimoneMommy Might Snap! by Xavier FinkleyIf Mom Had Three Minutes by Karen Kaufman Orloff
Picture Books for Parents
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Paulo Coelho
Only children believe they're capable of everything. They're trusting and fearless; they believe in their own power and get exactly what they want. When children grow up, they start to realize that they're not as powerful as they thought and that they need other people in order survive. Then the child begins to love and to hope his love will be requited; and as life goes on, he develops an ever-greater need to be loved in return, even if that means having to give up his power. We all end up where w ...more
Paulo Coelho, Aleph

Kami Garcia
Some things are private, Ethan. Even for grown-ups.
Kami Garcia, Beautiful Creatures

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*Grown Ups for YA Novels!* If you are reading books and everyone is asking you: "why don't you read books for your own age?…more

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