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Where the Towers Pierce the Sky
3.50
it was amazing
I read this in hardcover close to when it was released, I think. This book numbers among a few dozen from my tween years that have stuck with me. I wa ...more
Jan 1990
Dec 28, 2009
 
Skindeep
4.04
really liked it
Another book from my teen years in South Dakota, from the magically rich YA section of the base library. Shamefully, all that sticks to me from this b ...more
Jan 1990
May 23, 2015
 
Blue Heron
Avi
3.61
liked it
I don't remember much about this book except it had a strong melancholy feel to it. Perhaps my least favorite Avi book, but I suspect it had some stro ...more
not set
Mar 24, 2010
 
Macburnie King in Monsoon
3.00
liked it
I'm sentimental about this book even though I realize now it was essentially an extended anti-abortion argument. It was the first book I'd read in whi ...more
Jan 1990
Dec 28, 2009
 
Island of the Blue Dolphins (Island of the Blue Dolphins #1)
3.80
really liked it
God, I loved this book. Need an adult read of it.
not set
Nov 03, 2015
 
The King Arthur Companion: The Legendary World of Camelot and the Round Table as Revealed by the Tales Themselves ..
4.00
it was amazing
I found this as a middle school student at a library and was immediately enamored of the lists: people, places, obscure details... and the fantasy art ...more
Jan 1996
Dec 28, 2009
 
S O R Losers
Avi
3.29
really liked it
This book really resonated with me from back when gym/phys ed was required for all kids. As a non-athletic child, I dreaded competitive sports!
not set
Mar 24, 2010
 
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (The Wolves Chronicles, #1)
4.08
it was amazing
The classic children's novel seems to be forgotten by many, but having reread it as an adult, i found it just as engrossing as I did when 10.
not set
Mar 04, 2010
 
The Philadelphia Adventure (Vesper Holly #5)
3.88
it was amazing
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not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
The Illyrian Adventure (Vesper Holly #1)
3.78
it was amazing
None
not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
The Jedera Adventure (Vesper Holly #4)
3.85
it was amazing
None
not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
The El Dorado Adventure (Vesper Holly #2)
3.76
it was amazing
None
not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials, #3)
4.06
it was amazing
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not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
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not set
Jan 11, 2010
 
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
3.97
it was amazing
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not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Avi
3.81
it was amazing
None
not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
"Who Was That Masked Man, Anyway?"
Avi
3.58
really liked it
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not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
Golden Treasures of Children's Literature
4.73
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not set
Apr 11, 2010
 
Little Women
4.04
it was amazing
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not set
Apr 11, 2010
 
The World's Best Fairy Tales
4.37
it was amazing
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not set
Jul 02, 2010
 
Christy
4.20
it was amazing
None
Jan 1997
Sep 05, 2013
 
Nothing But the Truth: A Documentary Novel
Avi
3.20
really liked it
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not set
Dec 28, 2009
 
Rebecca
4.20
it was amazing
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Aug 16, 2011
Dec 28, 2009