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Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley
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A highly imaginative contemporary fantasy, well worth exploring.
The first person present tense teenage narrator initially exhibits the usual teenage angst, including profanity, but develops along with the character into a mature voice that speaks wit
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Edison's Alley by Neal Shusterman
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The second book in Shusterman’s Accelerati series does full credit to his ability to combine the best elements of good storytelling. A tight, unpredictable plot that ties up every stray sentence into a grand plan, edge-of-seat action and sus
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Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
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Based upon a paper thin plot and told in the voice of a sentimental thirteen year old, Edenbrooke sags like a pretty rag doll without the hint of an Austenian backbone. It is Georgette Heyer-lite. The protagonist is prone to climbing a tree when she ...more
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Seeker by Arwen Elys Dayton
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Where was the story?

The seekers are a group of powerful warriors, and we are introduced to them at a time when three of their trainees are about to take their oaths. We don't know what they're supposed to do, or who they work for (themselves?), or ev
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To Love a Sunburnt Country by Jackie French
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When the Whistle Blows by Fran Cannon Slayton
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Told in a perfect voice for a nostalgic mood that entrances the reader from the outset, this impressive and moving short novel is like a collection of short stories about the same main character, each one told on the same day each year for seven year ...more
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Smile by Raina Telgemeier
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Wow, for a graphic novel, Smile shines a very clear light on the experience of students in grades 7-8: the hopes and concerns, friendships and young love, and most importantly how one can grow through it all.

The first thing one notices is the abundan
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“Every man always has handy a dozen glib little reasons why he is right not to sacrifice himself.”
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