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An Abundance of Katherines
3.64
it was ok
I was not terribly impressed with Katherines. I read Green's Looking For Alaska and thought it was one of the best young adult novels I have ever read ...more
Apr 18, 2008
Apr 02, 2008
 
Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
3.73
did not like it
This book left such a bad taste in my mouth! Where do I begin...?

First, the language was ridiculous. This is supposed to be a young adult book, yet I
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Jun 29, 2008
Jun 29, 2008
 
Looking for Alaska
4.09
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** I decided to read Looking For Alaska mostly because I wanted to know what all the hype was about... I heard so much about young auth ...more
Apr 02, 2008
Mar 29, 2008
 
Thirteen Reasons Why
4.04
it was ok
I was not so terribly impressed with this book. I heard great things but to me it was just a knock-off of Looking for Alaska -- a much deeper, better ...more
Aug 04, 2008
Jun 15, 2008
 
Stargirl (Stargirl, #1)
3.74
liked it
This was my first Jerry Spinelli read and for the most part I enjoyed it. I'd give it 3.5 stars if that was possible. :)

I can see why kids like his w
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Apr 05, 2008
Apr 05, 2008
 
The Dirty Girls Social Club (Dirty Girls, #1)
3.46
did not like it
I got to page 125 and finally gave up! This is a rambling mish-mash of way too many characters and points of view trying to do a lot with very little ...more
Jan 31, 2009
Oct 21, 2008
 
Scribbler of Dreams
3.97
did not like it
Good Lord, where do I begin???

This is hands down one of the worst YA books of all time. The plot is a rip-off of Romeo and Juliet, which was not a tu
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not set
Jul 29, 2009
 
Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life (Dork Diaries, #1)
4.17
it was amazing
This was super cute! Yes, it follows the Wimpy Kid format but it's not really a copy cat. The character development is pretty solid, I love Nikki's vo ...more
Dec 31, 2009
Dec 19, 2009
 
Lucas
3.97
did not like it
Where do I begin...???

I bought this book because it had a 4.03 rating on Goodreads and so many people said it was "amazing" and "absolutely breathtaki
...more
Aug 12, 2008
Jul 28, 2008
 
The Other Side of Truth
3.67
really liked it
Okay, so this novel was not at all like I expected (perhaps I should have read the flap more carefully) but it was still really good. It’s a surprisin ...more
Jul 17, 2009
Jul 17, 2009
 
From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun
3.79
it was amazing
First off, let me just say that I didn't know much about this book before reading it. I am attending a young adult literature conference next weekend ...more
Oct 18, 2008
Oct 15, 2008
 
Charmed Thirds (Jessica Darling, #3)
3.78
it was ok
Maybe it's just me but after Sloppy Firsts and Second Helpings I was pretty disappointed by this book.

The third in the Jessica Darling series, Charme
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Dec 2007
Dec 14, 2007
 
Choker
3.65
did not like it
I bought this simply because the cover was beautiful and, well, this is one of those DON'T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER lessons for me because this sucke ...more
Mar 18, 2011
Feb 20, 2011
 
Diva
3.56
liked it
This isn't as good as Breathing Underwater, which is the companion novel that tells the "before" part of the story, where Nick actually abuses Caitlin ...more
Nov 27, 2009
Nov 27, 2009
 
Size 14 Is Not Fat Either (Heather Wells, #2)
3.83
it was amazing
I *love* Heather Wells. And I think I love this book even more than the first one. I had resisted reading Meg Cabot for a long time. I thought the tit ...more
Oct 09, 2010
Sep 26, 2010
 
Cracked Up to Be
3.75
it was ok
I'm not sure how to rate this book.

I generally liked the writing. It was concise and engaging. There's a mystery element that makes you want to keep
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Aug 18, 2009
Jul 29, 2009
 
Boys Are Dogs
3.78
really liked it
I liked this. The main character, Annabelle, goes through a few key changes. Mom is dating Ted and they move in together so Annabelle has a new father ...more
Oct 24, 2009
Oct 23, 2009
 
Bounce
3.70
it was ok
I would ideally give this book 2.5 stars since it really does fall somewhere between "it was okay" and "I liked it." This was my least favorite Natash ...more
Jul 21, 2008
Jun 21, 2008
 
Some Girls Are
3.88
did not like it
This was awful. And I mean really, truly terrible. I hated this book! I don't get what people seem to love about this author. This is Mean Girls on st ...more
Jun 19, 2010
Feb 07, 2010
 
How to Ruin a Summer Vacation (How to Ruin, #1)
3.97
did not like it
Not the best. I didn't like Amy and thought she was pretty annoying for most of the narrative. I appreciated the coming-of-age theme but I felt like t ...more
May 08, 2010
May 08, 2010
 
Keeping You a Secret
3.98
really liked it
This was a lot more intense than I had expected. The beginning dragged a bit and I didn't care much for Holland until she actually came out but all th ...more
Dec 30, 2009
Dec 25, 2009
 
The Rag and Bone Shop
3.73
it was amazing
The Rag and Bone Shop is an exciting, suspense-filled read that sucks you in and keeps you reading page after page in anticipation of finding out what ...more
Apr 11, 2008
Mar 28, 2008
 
Fat Cat
3.90
really liked it
There's so much that I liked about this book. It wasn't perfect and there is stuff that I take issue with but overall I had a hard time putting this d ...more
Jul 20, 2010
Jul 09, 2010
 
Crash
3.77
liked it
I read this all in one sitting this morning and for the most part I was pretty into this book. I liked it better than Spinelli's Stargirl because ther ...more
Aug 20, 2008
Aug 08, 2008
 
Please Ignore Vera Dietz
3.91
did not like it
I really, really wanted to like this. But I just couldn't get there. I actually fell asleep three times while attempting to get through this. The firs ...more
Mar 05, 2011
Jan 17, 2011
 
Breaking Point
3.65
did not like it
I did not like this. Normally I really enjoy Alex Flinn but this novel was emotionally draining and the characters were NOT likable at all. I know I w ...more
Jan 05, 2010
Dec 31, 2009
 
Planet Janet
3.20
did not like it
I read 102 pages. I couldn't do anymore. This truly is Bridget Jones' Diary but a teen version of it. Lots of babble and no real point. "Cutesy" obser ...more
Jan 13, 2009
Jan 11, 2009
 
The Children of Noisy Village
4.25
really liked it
This is as lovely as I remember it being. A cute, light-hearted bunch of stories about kids growing up in Sweden. My mom used to read the Polish versi ...more
Jan 03, 2009
Dec 22, 2008
 
Doing It
3.30
really liked it
If you're able to get past the initial shock of just how graphic and naughty and dirty this book is, then you'll definitely like it! If not, well, the ...more
Mar 2010
Oct 07, 2008
 
Mexican WhiteBoy
3.86
it was amazing
I honestly can't put into words just how much I liked and connected with this novel. It's a very well written, engaging story about identity and what ...more
Oct 13, 2008
Jul 01, 2008
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