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Fade (Dream Catcher, #2)
3.95
Janie and Cabel now work undercover at their high school fighting crime. Janie uses her dream catching gift to set-up her chemistry teacher who she su ...more
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Aug 04, 2009
 
Wake (Dream Catcher, #1)
3.76
This is a quick read and I did like it. Janie is from the poor side of town and basically takes care of her alcoholic mother. Janie has a gift, or as ...more
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Aug 04, 2009
 
Baby
3.62
Baby is a 15 year old runaway who is put into foster care. She has really cool foster parents who get her hooked on dog sledding. Baby's decision maki ...more
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Sep 09, 2009
 
The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1)
3.60
A book about zombies, but not really scary---just creepy! The ending was somewhat disappointing, but I think it's probably being set up for a sequel. ...more
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Aug 20, 2009
 
Deadly Little Secret (Touch, #1)
3.87
Camelia is saved from being run over by a car by a mysterious stranger and is surprised to feel some very strange feelings when he touches her skin wi ...more
Jan 18, 2010
Jan 18, 2010
 
Wintergirls
3.99
I haven't read a book about anorexia in a long time. I'm glad I read this one! The imagery and language Anderson uses to tell Lia's story is poignant ...more
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Oct 22, 2009
 
Marcelo in the Real World
3.97
Marcelo has a disability that is not specifically identified by the author, but I think plays an important part in not labeling Marcelo. I loved this ...more
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Jan 18, 2010
 
Ten Cents a Dance
3.74
Ruby has to quit school and get a job to support her family. She starts out at the packing plant, but soon finds a job as a taxi dancer. Ruby discover ...more
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Aug 04, 2009
 
Paper Towns
4.01
I love John Green's novels and this is no exception. I was expecting this book to be a 5 rating, but something about the two protagonists behavior irr ...more
Jun 2009
Feb 21, 2010
 
The Ask and the Answer (Chaos Walking, #2)
4.21
This is the second book of the Chaos Walking trilogy. I really enjoyed the first book, but the second book is certainly lacking. I want to know the en ...more
Jun 17, 2010
Jun 17, 2010
 
Be More Chill
3.69
Book was o.k. I read it because it was recommended as a funny read on the YALSA listserv. I've read funnier. It was about the angst of a teen boy tryi ...more
Jul 2009
Jul 30, 2009
 
Carter Finally Gets It (Carter Finally Gets It, #1)
3.90
This is one of the funniest books I've read in a long time! About all the angst and tribulations of a 14 year old trying to fit in. Every mom of a tee ...more
Aug 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
Gregor the Overlander (Underland Chronicles, #1)
3.97
Listened to this series on audio and loved it. I think it should be made into a movie. Ages 9 and up (My seven year old daughter loved the series, but ...more
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Jan 18, 2010
 
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
3.96
I didn't really hear much about this book until recently, but it has been around since last spring. I really loved this book and I know teenagers will ...more
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Feb 21, 2010
 
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
4.12
I couldn't put this book down. Admittedly some of the fantasy detail made my eyes glaze over, but I found the story to be very intriguing. Great fanta ...more
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Aug 16, 2009
 
The Knife of Never Letting Go (Chaos Walking, #1)
3.95
This book kept me interested all the way through. It is the first book of a series called Chaos Walking. I would recommend for teens who like fantasy ...more
Jul 2009
Jul 30, 2009
 
Okay for Now
4.21
This is one of the best tween/teen reads I've read in a long time. Even better than the companion book Wednesday Wars (if that's possible!).
Aug 10, 2011
Aug 10, 2011
 
An Abundance of Katherines
3.72
It's been awhile since I read this, but I remember laughing out loud in some parts. The best of John Green! For ages 13 and up.

Jan 18, 2009
Feb 21, 2010
 
Shiver (The Wolves of Mercy Falls, #1)
3.79
This is a good book to recommend to those who love Twilight and Mortal Instruments. Looking forward to the next one. For ages 13 and up.
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Mar 01, 2010
 
My Most Excellent Year
4.06
An endearing book that teaches you more about baseball and musical trivia than you ever cared to know. For ages 12 and up.
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Jan 18, 2010
 
Impossible (Impossible, #1)
3.65
I found this book to be creative. I enjoyed it, but found it to be a little slow in the middle. Good for teens 14 and up.
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Aug 11, 2009
 
Vacations from Hell
3.52
These stories by well known authors were light, entertaining and a quick read. Definitely a vacation book! For ages 13 and up.
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Oct 22, 2009
 
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
3.82
This book was chosen for my teen book talk group. I did like this book and girl teens will too. I particularly liked Frankie's strong will and unwilli ...more
Feb 18, 2010
Feb 10, 2010
 
Along for the Ride
4.09
I like Dessen, but this is not her best book. Still, it's a book teen girls will love. Romance for age 13 and up.
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Jan 18, 2010
 
The Carrie Diaries (The Carrie Diaries, #1)
3.57
If you love "Sex in the City" you'll enjoy this book about Carrie's early years. I liked the ending.
not set
Aug 02, 2010
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.56
Read the series twice even though not classic material. I guess I loved the story line. For ages 12 and up.
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Jan 18, 2010
 
The Musician's Daughter
3.67
I love historical fiction and this one has a happy ending. I recommend for ages 12 and up.
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Sep 02, 2009
 
The Help
4.44
The best book I've read all year! Incidentally, it's the only adult book I've read all year!
not set
Jan 18, 2010
 
Carter's Big Break (Carter Finally Gets It, #2)
3.88
Sequel to "Carter finally gets it". Almost as good as the first book. For ages 13 and up.
not set
Aug 02, 2010
 
Elsewhere
3.92
An interesting view of the afterlife. Not good for readers who like realistic fiction.
not set
May 05, 2010
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