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A Spy in the House: The Agency, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Spunky heroine, but Victorian spy/love tale doesn't impress.
By Y.S. Lee
(2010)
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Choker Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Thriller has mature themes, but is more silly than scary.
By Elizabeth Woods
(2011)
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Dork Diaries 1: Tales from a NOT-SO-Fabulous Life Book Poster Image
age 9+
First in diary series thick with materialism, thin on plot.
By Rachel Renee Russell
(2009)
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Dork Diaries 2: Tales from a NOT-SO-Popular Party Girl Book Poster Image
age 9+
Protagonist shows more depth here, but still pretty shallow.
By Rachel Renee Russell
(2010)
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Passion: Fallen, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Tepid time-travel tome only fun for Fallen fans.
By Lauren Kate
(2011)
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The Babysitter Murders Book Poster Image
age 14+
Inauthentic story explores mental illness, Internet rumors.
By Janet Ruth Young
(2011)
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The Griff Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Stereotypes, muddled story sink alien-invader graphic novel.
By Christopher Moore, Ian Corson
(2011)
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Bloodrose: Nightshade, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Werewolf finale focuses on love triangle and bloody battle.
By Andrea Cremer
(2012)
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The Catastrophic History of You and Me Book Poster Image
age 13+
Dead teen loads up on pizza and angst in the afterlife.
By Jess Rothenberg
(2012)
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Fever: The Chemical Garden Trilogy, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Fatiguing sequel ups the sexual content.
By Lauren DeStefano
(2012)
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Spiral: Tunnels Series, Book 5 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Violent series' new twists take story in strange direction.
By Roderick Gordon, Brian Williams
(2012)
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Rapture: Fallen, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Fallen-angel series ending is less than heaven-sent.
By Lauren Kate
(2012)
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Always October Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Scary, fast-paced monster tale lacks character development.
By Bruce Coville
(2012)
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Kiss & Make Up Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Story of girl's psychic kissing power puts focus on looks.
By Katie D. Anderson
(2012)
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Valkyrie Rising Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Norwegian mythology adds interest to muddled fantasy.
By Ingrid Paulson
(2012)
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Teeth Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Rough language, sexual violence mar odd maritime fable.
By Hannah Moskowitz
(2013)
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Sever: The Chemical Garden Trilogy, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Lackluster end to mature, excessively mopey series.
By Lauren DeStefano
(2013)
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Icons Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Confusing tale of aliens and government conspiracies.
By Margaret Stohl
(2013)
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Dork Diaries 6: Tales from a Not-So-Happy Heartbreaker Book Poster Image
age 9+
Graphic novel is funny but light on content, long on drama.
By Rachel Renee Russell
(2013)
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Ink
age 14+
Japanese setting, mythology more intriguing than characters.
By Amanda Sun
(2013)
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