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The Rose Bride: A Retelling of "The White Bride and the Black Bride" (Once Upon a Time Fairytales)
3.60
**spoiler alert** Genre: retold fairytales, fantasy
Summary: Rose's mother exchanges her life so that Rose will know the meaning of true love. This boo...more
Dec 07, 2010
Dec 07, 2010
 
The Girl Death Left Behind
3.95
Genre: chick lit
Summary: Beth's family dies in a freak storm, she goes to live with her cousin. She misses her family, her home and friends. Beth meet...more
Oct 14, 2010
Oct 18, 2010
 
Then He Ate My Boy Entrancers (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson, #6)
4.10
Genre: romance, make-up, boys, snogging
Summary: Georgia Nicolson is the biggest player in the world and she doesn't even realize it. Well, I think she...more
Dec 05, 2010
Dec 05, 2010
 
Darcy (Sunfire, #32)
3.48
**spoiler alert** Genre: love triangles, historical fiction
Summary: Darcy is the daughter of a wealthy shipowner in Galveston TX. On the eve of her 16...more
Nov 30, 2010
Nov 30, 2010
 
Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow
3.96
**spoiler alert** Genre: retold folktales, romance,
Summary: The lass is a disappointment to her mother, the fourth girl of nine children. She grows u...more
Dec 06, 2010
Dec 06, 2010
 
The Adventures of Michael MacInnes
3.52
Genre: historical fiction, abuse, homosexuality, atheism
Summary: Michael MacInnes is an orphan who gets a scholarship to attend a prestigious boys sch...more
Dec 06, 2010
Dec 06, 2010
 
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
3.82
**spoiler alert** Genre: feminism, entertainments of the rich and bored
Summary: Frankie Landau Banks is a 15 year old girl on the cusp of womanhood. D...more
Dec 05, 2010
Dec 05, 2010
 
Playing in Traffic
3.59
**spoiler alert** Genre: bleak lit, goth, relationships
Summary: Skye is a psychopathic liar who uses people to get what she wants. She is loosing the...more
Dec 07, 2010
Dec 07, 2010
 
The Wild Orchid: A Retelling of "The Ballad of Mulan" (Once Upon a Time Fairytales)
3.87
**spoiler alert** Genre: romance, retold folktales
Summary: Mulan is the only child of a couple that married for love. Mulan's mother died giving birth...more
Dec 05, 2010
Dec 05, 2010
 
Whirligig
3.41
**spoiler alert** Genre: search for meaning, philosophy
Summary: Brent is a status seeking rich boy, who after being turned down by the girl of his dre...more
Dec 04, 2010
Dec 05, 2010
 
Transformation (Water, #3)
3.91
**spoiler alert** Genre: Fantasy
Summary: The last part of the Water trilogy by Kara Dalkey. As the subtitle says, "the quest is fulfilled AT LAST..."...more
Dec 03, 2010
Dec 03, 2010
 
Ever
3.42
**spoiler alert** Genre: fantasy
Summary: Kezi is a young girl in the land of Hyte. Olus is the young god of wind in the land of Akkan. Olus is lonely...more
Dec 2010
Dec 01, 2010
 
Reunion (Water, #2)
3.91
Genre: fantasy
Summary: This story continues the journey of Nia who is trying to save her hometown of Atlantis from a power-hungry, mad mermyd and his...more
Dec 2010
Dec 01, 2010
 
Ascension (Water, #1)
3.86
Genre: fantasy,
Summary: Nia is a young mermyd from the city of Atlantis. She wants to be chosen as the next Avatar (the mermyd companion to the Farwo...more
Nov 30, 2010
Dec 01, 2010
 
Out of the Dust
3.73
**spoiler alert** Genre: novel in verse, historical fiction
Summary: Billie Jo is a 14 yr old in the middle of the Dust Bowl in Arkansas. She loves to...more
Nov 30, 2010
Nov 30, 2010
 
Belle: A Retelling of "Beauty and the Beast" (Once Upon a Time Fairytales)
3.70
**spoiler alert** Genre: retold fairy tales, coming of age.
Summary: Annabelle Evangeline (Belle) is the youngest of three daughters. Her older sisters...more
Nov 30, 2010
Nov 30, 2010
 
Godless
3.62
**spoiler alert** Genre: philosophy, teenage angst
Summary: Jason Bock and his friends create a new religion worshiping the town's water tower. It's al...more
Dec 08, 2010
Dec 08, 2010
 
Monster
3.66
Genre: courtroom drama, murder mystery
Summary: Steve Harmon is a 16 year old black boy on trial for the murder (or accomplice) of a drugstore owner wh...more
Nov 29, 2010
Nov 29, 2010
 
Rupert's Ambition
3.00
**spoiler alert** Genre: Rags to riches
Summary: Rupert is the sole supporter of his widow mother and sickly sister. When he loses his job due to bad b...more
Nov 29, 2010
Nov 29, 2010
 
The Phantom Tollbooth
4.21
Genre: wordplay, coming of age,
Summary: Milo is a bored little boy, wasting away his time when he receives a mysterious package. In it, is the phantom...more
Dec 07, 2010
Dec 07, 2010
 
Away Laughing On A Fast Camel: Even More Confessions Of Georgia Nicolson
4.08
Genre: teenage angst, coming of age, relationships, etc
Summary: more confessions, same story, same characters. Oh, excuse me, there is a new character...more
Nov 26, 2010
Nov 26, 2010
 
Fairest
3.83
**spoiler alert** Genre: fantasy, relationships
Summary: Aza is a girl who can sing like an angel, but looks like an ogre, at least her fellow countrym...more
Nov 27, 2010
Nov 27, 2010
 
Reflections on a Gift of Watermelon Pickle
4.08
Genre: poetry
Summary: This is just a fine collection of poems written for young adult audiences. They are fast and fun to read, great for scaffolding...more
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Nov 12, 2010
 
The Heavenward Path (Mitsuko, #2)
3.99
**spoiler alert** Genre: historical fiction, fantasy
Summary: This is the sequel to Little Sister . It takes place two years after the first book ends...more
Nov 24, 2010
Nov 24, 2010
 
Kilmeny of the Orchard
3.65
**spoiler alert** Genre: historical fiction? romance (good romance, not bodice ripping romance)
Summary: Eric Marshall is a well-to-do, polite college...more
Nov 27, 2010
Nov 27, 2010
 
Revenge of the Cheerleaders
3.81
**spoiler alert** Genre: high school drama, romance
Summary: Chelsea is a pretty, popular cheerleader in her senior year of high school. Her younger si...more
Nov 16, 2010
Nov 16, 2010
 
Make Lemonade
3.61
Genre: stream of conscious, growing-up, poverty
Summary: Fourteen old LaVaughn signs up for a part-time job watching seventeen year old Jolly's kids. J...more
Nov 27, 2010
Nov 27, 2010
 
On the Bright Side, I'm Now the Girlfriend of a Sex God (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson, #2)
3.96
Genre: boys, romance, middle school drama
Summary: The second in the series, this book follows the continuing adventures of Georgia and her pals. She w...more
Nov 17, 2010
Nov 17, 2010
 
Little Sister (Mitsuko, #1)
3.88
**spoiler alert** Genre: historical fiction, Japanese folktale, fantasy
Summary: Mitsuko is the fourth daughter (which is the literal translation) of a...more
Nov 24, 2010
Nov 24, 2010
 
Miracle's Boys
3.85
Genre:family relationships, grief, gang, poverty
Summary: Lafayette Bailey is the youngest of three boys, in a family that must band together after the...more
Nov 27, 2010
Nov 27, 2010
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