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House of Dreams by Liz Rosenberg
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This is the second biography I have read of the creator of my deeply beloved Anne Shirley. The first made her seem dreadfully dull. This was something else entirely - a well-researched, well-crafted story of a complex, resilient woman facing a life r ...more
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The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand
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That was a damn sight more entertaining than I thought it would be after the first 5 pages. Holly Chase is an epic brat tapped to re-live the Christmas night experience of Ebeneezer Scrooge ... but she jacks it all up by not believing her ghosts. Sti ...more
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Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
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Oh, my heart! What a beautiful, funny, moving story. Darius - a tea-loving nerdy Fractional Persian from Portland - travels to Yazd, Iran to meet his extended family in person for the first time. He also meets Sohrab who offers a deep and beautiful f ...more
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Idol Dreams, Vol. 4 by Arina Tanemura
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Idol Dreams, Vol. 4 by Arina Tanemura
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Lotta Crabtree by Lois V. Harris
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I Will Always Write Back by Caitlin Alifirenka
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Fascinating on many levels. There was so much to learn about friendship, life in Africa, compassion, service to others, perseverance, and kindness. Restores a little faith in humanity.
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Tyler Johnson Was Here by Jay Coles
Tyler Johnson Was Here
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There were parts I liked very much and parts where the writing and plotting just wasn’t great. Still, overall, the story was important and wrenching and very worthwhile.
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Bold Women in Montana History by Beth Judy
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The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
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A perfectly wonderful book! The characters are richly drawn and beautiful. I fell head over heels for Ada and Jamie and the marvelously loving guardian, Susan, who takes them in and shows them love for the first time in their miserable lives when the ...more
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Mindy Raf
“I mean, I'm not antisocial or anything, but I sometimes don't see the point of hanging out with a whole bunch of people at a party if all you really want to do is hang out with just one person.”
Mindy Raf, The Symptoms of My Insanity

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Each month, our radioshow Geekly Update, will choose a new(ish) selection to read together and discuss on the show. Be a part of the discussion! Tune ...more
415831 2018 Online Salem Reads Book Club — 18 members — last activity Feb 10, 2018 10:06PM
During the month of February, we will encourage an ongoing, online discussion of "Outcasts United" by Warren St. John - the 2018 selection for Salem R ...more
25x33 DIY Studio Book Club — 9 members — last activity Sep 01, 2013 09:54AM
An all ages book club reading young adult books and enjoying book related crafting and discussion.
347173 OYAN - Oregon Young Adult Network — 16 members — last activity Mar 19, 2018 12:25PM
OYAN exists to provide a network for communications and growth among people who provide library services to teens, to increase awareness of teen libra ...more
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