Book Reviews

AGE
15
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Gorgeously written, mature tale of teen's self-discovery.
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By Hilary T. Smith
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Romantic beach read with kooky premise and solid messages.
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By Kasie West
(2015)
AGE
3
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Bear teaches counting to 5 in fun, simple rhyming book.
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By Karma Wilson
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Informative tale of a girl who learns she's intersex.
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By I.W. Gregorio
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Sweet tale of gay teen who comes out, takes chance on love.
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By Becky Albertalli
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Unique counting book has simple art, playful text and story.
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By Kathi Appelt
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Ben is lured to the dark side in fun, action-packed sequel.
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By Stuart Gibbs
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Powerful story about an isolated rape victim's struggles.
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By Courtney Summers
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Beautiful tale of missing girl explores magic, love, loss.
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By Laura Ruby
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Strong writing lifts angsty apocalypse scenario.
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By Tommy Wallach
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Teen girl helps lingering spirits in chilling horror tale.
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By Paige McKenzie
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Compelling tale of Pakistani-American forced into marriage.
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By Aisha Saeed
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Rapid-fire story of boy's horrible final week of school.
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By Lisa Yee
(2015)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Formulaic but fun romance good for beach reading.
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By Kody Keplinger
(2010)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Gripping thriller skimps on character development.
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By CJ Omololu
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Gay teen's coming out becomes a musical in fun, campy novel.
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By David Levithan
(2015)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Plenty of twists in exciting, mature mystery.
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By Lauren Oliver
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Teen transplanted to Ireland finds her way in moving tale.
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By Jessie Ann Foley
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Teen's heartrending journey after brother's suicide.
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By Cynthia Hand
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Gritty tale of teen runaway connecting with homeless kids.
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By Chris Lynch
(2015)

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