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The Best Man by Richard Peck
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A charming coming of age story empahsizing tolerance and love as only Richard Peck can.
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The Return of the Witch by Paula Brackston
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The Passenger by Lisa Lutz
The Passenger
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The Canterbury Sisters by Kim   Wright
The Canterbury Sisters
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Che, yes, born in a commune and named after the revolutionary has spent a number of months with Diana, her beautiful, wild, and narcissistic mother as she dies.

On the same day as her mother's ashes arrive, Che gets a devastating breakup letter from
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Thieving Weasels by Billy   Taylor
Thieving Weasels
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This is becoming a sub-genre; crime family kid running away to 'go good'. See, the thing is when you have been trained as a criminal you can survive on your own with your acquired skills. The catch is-the family does not always want to let you go.
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I'll Meet You There by Heather Demetrios
I'll Meet You There
by Heather Demetrios (Goodreads Author)
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I put this in my ‘important book’ stack. Definitely for teens and adults [content!] the story addresses wounded warriors and encourages us to think long and hard about the human cost of war and our responsibilities as individuals to step up and do so ...more
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Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld
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I am perhaps one of the few readers who have read Far More adaptations than original Jane Austen titles. What I know about Jane's books come from adaptations.
This book would be a charming and stimulating story no matter what, but as I read I kept as
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We Can't All Be Rattlesnakes by Patrick Jennings
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Loved Beastly Arms by this author.
We Can't All Be Rattlesnakes is an engaging, quick, fun read. Reluctant readers can rejoice in a short book that also has some depth, point of view switches and humor.
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The Gods of Tango by Carolina De Robertis
The Gods of Tango
by Carolina De Robertis (Goodreads Author)
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Complex and compelling. A story of immigrants in turn of the century Buenos Aires, the desperation, the revolutions, the music and the peril.
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Oscar Wilde
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde

Mahatma Gandhi
“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
Mahatma Gandhi

“I know God won't give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.”
Anonymous

Anne Brontë
“It is better to arm and strengthen your hero, than to disarm and enfeeble your foe.”
Anne Brontë

Alfred Tennyson
“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you...I could walk through my garden forever.”
Alfred Tennyson

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Whatever your age is, if you love reading young adult fiction, then I want to know what you are reading! Let's exchange ideas of good reads, nice idea ...more
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20 Best Teen Books — 2753 members — last activity May 18, 2016 04:03AM
A group for librarians, teens, or other folks who enjoy the best of teen fiction, non-fiction, or graphic novels.
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This group is for people of all ages who love reading YA books, whether it be contemporary, paranormal, dystopian, coming of age, etc. This is a place ...more
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