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Dingus | Book Review

Author: Andrew Larsen Rating: 4/5 Stars Publication Date: May 2, 2017 Publisher: Kids Can Press Summary: Summer vacation is starting, and soon-to-be-sixth-grader Henry is facing two months with nothing to do. He can sadly feel himself being pulled by the gravitational force of nothingness. His best friend, Max, who may not even be his best friend anymore, is… Continue reading Dingus | Book Review

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The Party | Book Review

Author: Robyn Harding Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Publication Date: June 6, 2017 Publisher: Scout Press Summary: In this stunning and provocative domestic drama about a sweet sixteen birthday party that goes horribly awry, a wealthy family in San Francisco finds their picture-perfect life unraveling, their darkest secrets revealed, and their friends turned to enemies. One invitation. A lifetime of regrets.… Continue reading The Party | Book Review

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Textrovert | Book Review

Author: Lindsey Summers Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: May 2, 2017 Publisher: Kids Can Press Summery: Can you fall in ♥ with someone you’ve never met? Summer is nearly over and Keeley is about to start her senior year when disaster strikes: she picks up the wrong cell phone by mistake. 😞 Just her luck that it belongs to… Continue reading Textrovert | Book Review

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Our Little Secret | Book Review

Author: Roz Nay Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Publication Date: June 6, 2017 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Summery: For fans of In a Dark, Dark Wood and All the Missing Girls comes Our Little Secret, a compulsive and thrilling debut about a missing woman, a tangled love triangle, the secrets we keep and the secrets we share. The detective wants to know what happened to Saskia,… Continue reading Our Little Secret | Book Review

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The Unlikelies | Book Review

Author: Carrie Firestone Rating: 4/5 Stars Publishing Date: June 6, 2017 Publisher: Little, Brown Summary: Five teens embark on a summer of vigilante good samaritanism in a novel that's part The Breakfast Club, part The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks, and utterly captivating. Rising high school senior Sadie is bracing herself for a long, lonely, and boring summer. But things take… Continue reading The Unlikelies | Book Review

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Life is Funny | Book Review

Author: E.R. Frank Rating: 3.5/5 Stars Publication Date: May 31, 2016 (Originally published April 15, 2002) Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Summery: E. R. Frank’s seminal first novel weaves together the stories of eleven teenagers in one city over seven years in this groundbreaking and “impressive debut” (Publishers Weekly, starred review). Why does Gingerbread always have a smile… Continue reading Life is Funny | Book Review

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With Malice | Book Review

Author: Eileen Cook Rating: 4/5 Stars Publication Date: June 7, 2016 Publisher: Hot Key Books Summery: It was the perfect trip…until it wasn’t. Eighteen-year-old Jill Charron wakes up in a hospital room, leg in a cast, stitches in her face and a big blank canvas where the last six weeks should be. She discovers she was involved in a… Continue reading With Malice | Book Review

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Song About A Girl | Book Review

Author: Chris Russell Rating: 5/5 Stars Publication Date: May 30, 2017 Publisher: Flatiron Books Summery: Charlie Bloom never wanted to be 'with the band'. She's happiest out of the spotlight, behind her camera, unseen and unnoticed. But when she's asked to take backstage photos for hot new boy band Fire&Lights, she can't pass up the chance. Catapulted into a… Continue reading Song About A Girl | Book Review

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I Believe In A Thing Called Love |Book Review

Author: Maurene Goo Rating: 5+/5 Stars Publication Date: May 30th 2017 Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux Summery: Review: What happens what senior student Desi Lee, a Korean American, starts to fall for the new “bad boy”? E-V-E-R-Y-T-H-I-N-G! Right from the beginning, I started getting KDrama feels, from the seaweed soup to the way that Desi acts, all is perfectly incorporated… Continue reading I Believe In A Thing Called Love |Book Review

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Bad Blood (The Naturals #4) | Book Review

Author: Jennifer Lynn Barnes Rating: 5+/5 Stars Publication Date: November 1, 2016 Publisher:  Disney-Hyperion Summary: New victims. New betrayals. New secrets. When Cassie Hobbes joined the FBI’s Naturals program, she had one goal: uncover the truth about her mother’s murder. But now, everything Cassie thought she knew about what happened that night has been called into question. Her mother… Continue reading Bad Blood (The Naturals #4) | Book Review