Book Reviews

AGE
8
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Orange tree draws a neighborhood together in unique story.
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By Joanne Rocklin
(2011)
AGE
15
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Smart, self-aware teen is obsessed with sex, Sylvia Plath.
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By Arlaina Tibensky
(2011)
AGE
16
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Controversial coming-of-age classic with sex, drugs, abuse.
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By Stephen Chbosky
(1999)
AGE
10
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Delightful graphic novel follows teen girl's teeth troubles.
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By Raina Telgemeier
(2010)
AGE
12
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Touching coming-of-age story with some mature themes.
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By Dana Reinhardt
(2011)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Moose's ties to Al Capone deepen in engaging sequel.
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By Gennifer Choldenko
(2009)
AGE
15
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Rich girls come of age in powerful book with mature themes.
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By Cristina García
(2011)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Vivacious seventh grader expresses herself in vivid poems.
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By James Howe
(2011)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Teens in rehab deal with addiction, other mature problems.
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By Amy Reed
(2011)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Confused teens find strength in sweet soap opera confection.
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By Lisa Schroeder
(2011)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
New book in popular Traveling Pants series targets adults.
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By Ann Brashares
(2011)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Carrie finds herself in New York City in fun, racy prequel.
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By Candace Bushnell
(2011)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Young girl's Bollywood-esque adventure is lots of fun.
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By Uma Krishnaswami
(2011)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Sweet coming-of-age story teaches empathy, kindness.
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By Kevin Henkes
(2011)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Thoughtful look at teen finding self after parents' divorce.
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By Sarah Dessen
(2011)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Moving mystery about gay boy's beating in impoverished town.
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By Lauren Myracle
(2011)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Mature sequel examines fame, loss, and enduring love.
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By Gayle Forman
(2011)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Breakthrough book about coming out -- and falling in love.
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By Alex Sanchez
(2001)
AGE
15
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Edgy tale of poor, abused woman's journey to independence.
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By Alice Walker
(1982)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Quirky teen realizes normal is overrated in insightful book.
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By Frances O'Roark Dowell
(2011)

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