Book Reviews

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl Book Poster Image
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Tale of dying teen is full of embarrassing comic moments.
By Jesse Andrews
(2012)
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Two or Three Things I Forgot to Tell You Book Poster Image
age 14+
Authentic look at suicide, cutting, bullying, friendship.
By Joyce Carol Oates
(2012)
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Ask the Passengers Book Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful, poignant story of teen girl in love with a girl.
By A.S. King
(2012)
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It's Kind of a Funny Story Book Poster Image
age 14+
Brilliant, edgy story about suicide best for mature teens.
By Ned Vizzini
(2006)
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Thousand Words Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Cautionary tale about teen girl whose nude pic goes viral.
By Jennifer Brown
(2013)
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Kindness for Weakness Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gritty story about a boy growing up fast in prison.
By Shawn Goodman
(2013)
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The Counterfeit Family Tree of Vee Crawford-Wong Book Poster Image
age 14+
Angsty tale of Chinese-American teen questioning his roots.
By L. Tam Holland
(2013)
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Permanent Record Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Complex story about a Muslim teen confronting bullies.
By Leslie Stella
(2013)
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All the Truth That's In Me Book Poster Image
age 14+
Girl finds voice in book filled with brutality and romance.
By Julie Berry
(2013)
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The Impossible Knife of Memory Book Poster Image
age 14+
Stunning story about girl living with wounded vet father.
By Laurie Halse Anderson
(2014)
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The Scar Boys Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Witty tale of a bullied teen boy saved by rock 'n' roll.
By Len Vlahos
(2014)
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Before My Eyes Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Unsettling look at mental illness and a political shooting.
By Caroline Bock
(2014)
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Panic Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Tense tale of teens facing fears to win risky competition.
By Lauren Oliver
(2014)
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When Mr. Dog Bites Book Poster Image
age 14+
Surprisingly hilarious book about teen with Tourette's.
By Brian Conaghan
(2014)
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Homeroom Diaries Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Cyberbullied teens promote happiness in sweet misfit tale.
By James Patterson, Lisa Papademetriou
(2014)
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Rumble Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen boy recovers after brother's suicide in gritty read.
By Ellen Hopkins
(2014)
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Belzhar Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Girl uses fantasy world to recover in moody, moving book.
By Meg Wolitzer
(2014)
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Mosquitoland Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Unforgettable story of a girl's 1,000-mile journey home.
By David Arnold
(2015)
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Challenger Deep Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Sensitive tale of teen's descent into mental illness.
By Neal Shusterman
(2015)
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Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gay teen's coming out becomes a musical in fun, campy novel.
By David Levithan
(2015)
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