Book Reviews

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age 12+
 
Sweet tale of love and friendship on the road to stardom.
By Emery Lord
(2014)
age 8+
 
Girl suspects a Communist in her midst in McCarthy-era tale.
By Megan Frazer Blakemore
(2014)
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age 14+
 
Fast, fun trip with teen rock band manager, star boyfriend.
By Kevin Emerson
(2014)
age 12+
 
Riveting action, romance amid gladiators in Pompeii.
By Vicky Alvear Shecter
(2014)
age 10+
 
Moving story of Chilean girl's escape from a dictatorship.
By Marjorie Agosin
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Moving story of adopted girl's hunt for clues to her past.
By Barbara Stuber
(2014)
age 13+
 
Compelling mystery offers intro, insight into Hitler's rise.
By Anne Blankman
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Fact, fiction entangled in lively Brontë sisters mystery.
By Michaela MacColl
(2014)
age 12+
 
Sweet, smart romance is perfect vacation reading.
By Jennifer E. Smith
(2014)
age 14+
 
Fast thriller turns into fairly tame adventure-romance.
By Suzanne Young
(2014)
age 14+
 
Sentimental romance perfect for teen summer beach reading.
By Huntley Fitzpatrick
(2014)
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age 14+
 
Passionate, poetic story of love across the Berlin Wall.
By Beth Kephart
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Fantasy merges with Cold War hstory in gripping spy mystery.
By Lindsay Smith
(2014)
age 10+
 
Captivating tale of soldier's boy in World War I London.
By John Boyne
(2014)
age 15+
 
Titillation the main attraction of this predictable romance.
By Melissa de la Cruz
(2014)
age 14+
 
Mean girl with cancer matures in complicated romance.
By Julie Murphy
(2014)
age 10+
 
Autistic kid detective returns in wacky Wild West tale.
By Caroline Lawrence
(2014)
age 10+
 
Boy and dog face danger, find friends in fast-paced tale.
By Rodman Philbrick
(2014)
age 12+
 
Historic flu epidemic seen through eyes of strong teen girl.
By Makiia Lucier
(2014)
age 10+
 
First Daughter is akin to Alice Roosevelt in fun tale.
By Rebecca Behrens
(2014)

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