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Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
3.76
Plot: When Nick and Norah meet in a NYC rock club, they have no idea that they are about to embark upon a romantic relationship. Nick just wants a gir...more
Dec 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Born Confused
3.78
Plot: Dimple Lala is one confused 17 year-old. She's always wanted to be like her friend Gwyn, who is pretty, blonde and seems to have it all. Dimple'...more
Oct 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Speak
3.97
Plot: Melinda Sordino, a freshman at Merryweather High, has begun the year by being a social outcast. She won't speak and spends hours alone or workin...more
Nov 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Weetzie Bat (Weetzie Bat, #1)
3.77
Plot: When Dirk meets Weetzie in high school, they hit it off immediately; they wear the coolest clothes and they drive around Los Angeles in their "s...more
Dec 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Second Star to the Right
3.70
Plot: Leslie Hiller seems to have it all: she's smart, has a loving family and a great best friend Cavett. Everything seems to be perfect, but Leslie...more
Nov 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
Plot: When Isabella Swan moves to Forks in order to live with her dad, Charlie, she thinks that life is going to be rather boring until she meets Edwa...more
Dec 2006
Jan 02, 2008
 
Blood and Chocolate
3.77
Plot: Vivian Gandillon is not like other teenage girls, she's a loup-garou, which means that she can shift shape into a wolf. She's fairly isolated fr...more
Dec 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Re-Gifters
3.55
Plot: Jen Dik Seong is studying the ancient martial art of hapkido. She's awesome at the sport. In fact, her parents and friends want her to participa...more
Dec 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Flip-flop Girl
3.43
I like going through library bookshelves and discovering tucked away gems, such as Katherine Paterson's Flip-flop Girl. Even though this novel is not...more
Jan 07, 2014
Jan 06, 2014
 
Rosie's Magic Horse
3.46
Rosie's Magic Horse is a gem of a book written by Russell Hoban and illustrated by Quentin Blake. Children will immediately recognize Blake's work fro...more
Jul 2013
Aug 20, 2013
 
Colorful Dreamer: The Story of Artist Henri Matisse
3.83
Colorful Dreamer is the story of Henri Matisse, who has been one of my favorite artists since I was a little girl. Matisse didn't stumble upon his lov...more
Jul 2013
Aug 20, 2013
 
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
3.80
Kate DiCamillo's recent novel is absolutely adorable. Flora & Ulysses is about a little girl and her friendship with a squirrel, who also happens...more
Jan 04, 2014
Jan 04, 2014
 
The One and Only Ivan
4.22
This has to be one of my favorite novels that I've read in a long time. Ivan is a gentle soul and I felt immediately invested in the story. He's a gor...more
Jan 13, 2014
Jan 12, 2014
 
I Love You, Beth Cooper
3.30
Plot: Denis Cooverman is a short, sweaty nerd and extremely unpopular. When he gives his graduation speech, he confesses his love for Beth Cooper, one...more
Oct 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Doing It
3.33
Plot: Dino, Jon and Ben are three teens that want to have sex. The narrative follows all three boys in their sexual escapades.

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Dec 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
A Bad Boy Can Be Good for a Girl
3.55
Plot: What does Josie, Nicolette, and Aviva have in common: they all dated the same asshole. The novel is written in a poetry format and each section...more
Oct 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
What My Girlfriend Doesn't Know (What My Mother Doesn't Know, #2)
3.96
Plot: Robin is a complete dork. People even use his last name, Murphy, as a pun. Most of his peers treat him rather badly, but he somehow manages to a...more
Nov 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Stoner & Spaz (Stoner & Spaz, #1)
3.59
Benjamin is a teen with cerebral palsy; he is shy and extremely self-conscious until he meets Colleen at the Rialto Theater. She doesn’t seem to care...more
May 09, 2008
May 13, 2008
 
Forever
3.64
It's been a couple of decades since Blume first published Forever... and it's still relevant, if not controversial, in today's literature for young ad...more
Aug 2007
Sep 03, 2007
 
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1-2)
4.20
Marjane Satrapi's memoir of growing up in Iran is an intimate look at how war affects children. She sees first hand how it can ruin lives: her uncle i...more
Jul 04, 2008
Jul 09, 2008
 
Town of Evening Calm, Country of Cherry Blossoms
4.01
This graphic novel consists of a couple of interconnected short stories that revolve around people that were affected by the bombing of Hiroshima. The...more
Jul 06, 2008
Jul 09, 2008
 
Educating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher's First Year
3.92
Esme handles her first year of teaching with guts and creativity. I admire her determination to improve the lives and education of her students. Plus,...more
Sep 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
Anatole and the Cat
3.90
The story is about a mouse, Anatole, who works at a cheese factory. His work is disturbed by a troublesome cat, but Anatole rises above the cat and ev...more
Jul 2007
Jul 23, 2007
 
Never Tease a Weasel
4.24
A funny story that will make both children and adults laugh out loud. The illustrations of the pig in a pink wig and the goat in a coat are just perfe...more
Jul 2007
Jul 23, 2007
 
My Cat Copies Me
3.81
Wonderful illustrations. I especially like the pictures with the bookshelves that are jammed with books and toys. It's just a beautiful book.
Jul 2007
Jul 23, 2007
 
Holidays on Ice: Stories
3.96
You'll love the story about Dinah; nothing spells Christmas like a whore and booze.
Dec 2007
Jan 02, 2008
 
The Sleeping Beauty
4.31
Mayer's illustrations make this book an absolute delight.
Jul 2007
Jul 23, 2007
 
Falling Up
4.31
Silverstein is still one of my favorite poets.
Aug 2007
Aug 02, 2007
 
The Lonely Doll Makes New Friends
4.88
Dare would be proud.
Jul 2007
Jul 23, 2007
 
A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories
4.21
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Jul 23, 2014
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