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Angels on Sunset Boulevard Book Poster Image
age 17+
Provocative book about social networking gone bad.
By Melissa de la Cruz
(2007)
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The Making of Dr. Truelove Book Poster Image
age 17+
Coming-of-age tale filled with sex -- lessons too.
By Derrick Barnes
(2006)
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Bad Girls Book Poster Image
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age 17+
Violent, voyeuristic look at teens sent to wilderness camp.
By Alex McAulay
(2005)
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The Miseducation of Cameron Post Book Poster Image
age 17+
Story of young Montana lesbian is best for mature teens.
By Emily M. Danforth
(2012)
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Left Drowning Book Poster Image
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age 17+
Really racy romance with explicit sex and not much else.
By Jessica Park
(2013)
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Who Put This Song On? Book Poster Image
age 17+
Eccentric teen girl fights depression in moving story.
By Morgan Parker
(2019)
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Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten Book Poster Image
age 4+
Calms first-day-of-kindergarten fears.
By Joseph Slate
(1996)
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Alice Ramsey's Grand Adventure Book Poster Image
age 4+
Exciting tale of the first woman to drive across America.
By Don Brown
(1997)
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Follow the Drinking Gourd Book Poster Image
age 4+
Engages children by bringing history to life.
By Jeanette Winter
(1988)
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Buffalo Music Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Inspirational story of a woman determined to save buffalo.
By Tracy Fern
(2008)
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What Lincoln Said Book Poster Image
age 4+
An introduction to Abe Lincoln in his own words.
By Sarah Thomson
(2008)
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Click, Clack, Peep! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Baby duck won't go to sleep in funny farm tale.
By Doreen Cronin
(2015)
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