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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Magan: This is So Not Happening by Kieran Scott

This is So Not Happening (He’s So/She’s So #3) by Kieran Scott Publication Date: May 1, 2012 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Pages: 320 Audience: Mature young adult Keywords: Teen Pregnancy, High School Graduation, College, Parent Re-Marriage Format read: Hardcover from the library. My Review of He’s So Not Worth It (He’s So/She’s So #2) […]

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YA for NJ: Good Books For A Good Cause

Even though I live in New York and I’m darn proud of it, I’m equally proud and protective of New Jersey, where I grew up. Home to disco fries (gravy and mozzarella cheese on fries!) , Bon Jovi, and the shore. (For the YA junkies, Jessica Darling!) Unfortunately, the state that I love was horribly affected by […]

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Estelle: Not Exactly a Love Story by Audrey Couloumbis

Not Exactly a Love Story by Audrey Couloumbis Publication Date: December 11, 2012 Publisher: Random House Pages: 288 Target audience: Young adult Keywords: moving, divorce, secret admirers, 70s Format read: ARC from NetGalley (Thanks!) Summary: Things aren’t looking so great for Vinnie when his parents announce their divorce, his mom remarries quickly, and he is […]

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Magan: Top Ten Tuesday — Most Anticipated Books of 2013

Howdy, y’all! I’m back with another Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by the awesome crew at The Broke and The Bookish. This week we’re talking about our most anticipated books of 2013. I could hardly narrow this down — do you guys realize how much amazingness is coming out in the next year? So many of my […]

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Magan: Viola in Reel Life by Adriana Trigiani

Viola in Reel Life by Adriana Trigiani Publication Date: August 18, 2009 Publisher: HarperTeen Pages: 288 Target audience: Young Adult Keywords: friendship, boarding school, only child, first love Format read: Hard cover borrowed from the library. Summary: Viola is forced to attend an all-girls boarding school when her parents move to Afghanistan. Though she vows to make […]

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