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Blubber
3.76
**spoiler alert** This is a difficult book. It's hard for me to even say I like it because it's such a tough read. I like the idea of it. I think ther...more
Oct 09, 2011
Oct 07, 2011
 
Misty of Chincoteague (Misty, #1)
4.02
This is one that I'm pretty sure I read when I was a kid. I grew up loving horses and I'm pretty sure I read this before we had horses. I also think I...more
Nov 27, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
 
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
4.20
**spoiler alert** I did like it, but I also had problems with it, based mostly on the fact that Charlie did not sound 15. The thing I liked most was t...more
Mar 14, 2013
Mar 28, 2013
 
I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This
3.83
Back when I read Blubber for class, this was my second choice and I'm now wishing I read it instead. I'm glad I read Blubber, but I liked this book a...more
Dec 09, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
 
Blackout
4.12
I see why this one was a Caldecott book. It's a cute story with bonus points for depicting an interracial family. It even has a little girl playing vi...more
Jun 26, 2012
Jun 26, 2012
 
Going Bovine
3.65
When I decided to read this book it was because Entertainment Weekly told me I would like it and I generally end up liking what they like. Then I told...more
Oct 03, 2011
Sep 07, 2011
 
When You Reach Me
4.07
This book kind of blew me away. It felt like a weird, little independent film to me with the subtle time travel elements and little clues that turned...more
Oct 16, 2011
Oct 16, 2011
 
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
3.68
I was a little worried when there were Catcher in the Rye comparisons on the back of this book because I never made it through the first page of that...more
Nov 29, 2011
Nov 28, 2011
 
Skim
3.74
This is one of the reasons I'm liking this class. It's exposing me to stuff I never would have considered reading because it falls under a YA or juven...more
Oct 23, 2011
Sep 29, 2011
 
Come On, Rain!
4.13
I love Muth, but there was too much text in this one and the font was horrible.
Sep 19, 2011
Sep 07, 2011
 
Essex County Vol. 1: Tales from the Farm (Essex County, #1)
3.91
I tried to stick to not more than two of any author and this being my second Lemire it's safe to say that I like him. I love his illustrations. They'r...more
Oct 31, 2011
Sep 07, 2011
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