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The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
Led by Holden Caulfield, an adolescent that deals with extreme amounts of angst and alienation issues. Takes place over the course of a day and shows...more
Oct 23, 2011
Oct 23, 2011
 
Bridge to Terabithia
3.94
Jess, fifth grade, is the middle child with four female siblings, thus forced to do much of the household work while the others are allowed to shirk f...more
Nov 17, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
 
A Clockwork Orange
3.95
Told through Alex, fifteen years old. Placed in a world where the police are scarce and the young people get away with extreme violence and ethics are...more
Oct 28, 2011
Oct 28, 2011
 
Fantastic Mr. Fox
3.98
Mr Fox steals from three farmers in order to feed his family and they are sick of it. They decide to hunt down the fox and his family to make him pay...more
Dec 17, 2012
Dec 17, 2012
 
The Chocolate War (Chocolate War, #1)
3.47
Centers mainly around Jerry and his struggle with fitting in. He attends a private school and has just started his freshman year when the book opens....more
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 06, 2011
 
Tuck Everlasting
3.82
A short narrative which takes place primarily over the course of a few days. Winnie Foster, age 10, accidentally stumbles upon a strange “boy” named J...more
Oct 26, 2011
Oct 28, 2011
 
Anne of Green Gables
4.20
Anne is an orphan who is taken in by Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert, a brother and sister who decide that they need a boy to help with the chores outsid...more
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 08, 2011
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
4.23
Centers around the life of Scout and the events surrounding a hefty portion of her childhood. Scenes of school, home life, and play are seen often. He...more
Nov 10, 2011
Nov 13, 2011
 
Love You Forever
4.32
This is the story of unconditional love between a son and his mother. It follows the son as he grows up and he gets into various problematic situation...more
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 25, 2012
 
The Pearl
3.33
This book takes a Mexican folk tale and gives a more thorough account than the original tale. Here, a fisherman finds the Pearl of the World, a giant...more
Apr 14, 2012
Apr 15, 2012
 
The Great Gatsby
3.83
I don't know how I missed this book when everyone else was reading it in high school, but I'd never read it before. I wanted to be sure that I had rea...more
May 05, 2013
May 23, 2013
 
Doctor Faustus
3.77
I finally read the whole thing! The play shows the downfall of Dr. Faustus, a man who searches for the answers to the universe and thus sells his soul...more
Mar 12, 2012
Mar 14, 2012
 
The Very Quiet Cricket
4.04
There's a great possibility that this review will be a little biased because this was one of my favorite books as a child. A little cricket is born ea...more
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
The Grouchy Ladybug
4.06
A very grouchy ladybug just doesn't understand that it doesn't really need to be aggressive. It tries to fight with several creatures over the course...more
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
Green Eggs and Ham
4.29
Oh, _Green Eggs and Ham_. I love you so.

The main character swears that he hates green eggs and ham and vows that he will never eat it under any circu...more
Apr 21, 2012
Apr 29, 2012
 
The Walrus and the Carpenter
4.13
This book gives new illustrations to the classic poem by Lewis Carroll. The specific section from Carroll's original _Alice_ text has been taken to gi...more
Feb 22, 2012
Feb 22, 2012
 
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
4.22
It's hard to be a kid. That's the main message behind this story. Alexander has the worst day ever, one where everything that could possibly go wrong...more
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
The Mixed-Up Chameleon
4.19
Carle does it again! This book shows us a very confused chameleon who wants to be more than he is. He goes to the zoo to observe the other animals, an...more
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
Harold and the Purple Crayon
4.24
Harold and his magical purple crayon have many adventures in this book. His crayon has the ability to create anything that he desires and Harold desir...more
Mar 13, 2012
Mar 14, 2012
 
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
4.27
One of my favorite Eric Carle books. The caterpillar is born only to be extremely hungry so, of course, he must eat everything in sight! The illustrat...more
Jan 04, 2012
Jan 04, 2012
 
Madeline
4.20
Madeline is one of twelve girls who is living in a boarding school in France. One night, Madeline is viciously ill and she is taken to the hospital. E...more
Mar 13, 2012
Mar 14, 2012
 
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass
4.05
I love these books so so so much. There are no words. I have no idea how I waited so long to write a review for this. With the cast of characters and...more
Nov 19, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
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