April 5th, 2016

Book Review: Kill the Boy Band

Kill the Boy Band by Goldy Moldavsky Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: February 23rd 2016 Pages: 320 Source: Publisher

Just know from the start that it wasn’t supposed to go like this. All we wanted was to get near them. That’s why we got a room in the hotel where they were staying. We were […]

May 30th, 2011

Book Review: You Are Not Here

You Are Not Here by Samantha Schutz Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: October 2010 Pages: 304 Source: Publisher

A startling novel about love and grief from the author of the acclaimed memoir I Don’t Want to Be Crazy. Annaleah and Brian shared something special – Annaleah is sure of it. When they were together, they […]

May 23rd, 2011

Book Spotlight: Skeleton Creek

Skeleton Creek by Patrick Carman Series: Skeleton Creek #1 Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: Feb 2009 Pages: 240

Skeleton Creek has a secret. Perhaps even more than one…something Sarah and Ryan are trying to find out. The mystery leads them to an old, abandon dredge; a place full of danger that neither should have entered […]

February 11th, 2011

Book Review: Prom and Prejudice

Prom and Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: Jan. 2011 Pages: 240 Source: Publisher

Lizzie Bennet is attending Longbourn Academy, a top boarding school, on scholarship. Normally, this would be a good thing…if only the scholarship kids weren’t hated so much. Add on that Lizzie is also the “new” kid and her […]

September 27th, 2010

Book Review: I Now Pronounce You Someone Else

I Now Pronounce You Someone Else by Erin McCahan Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: June 2010 Pages: 272 Source: Publisher

The teen-girl fascination with weddings comes to fiction in this hilarious debut, as 17-year-old Bronwen Oliver plots her escape from her family . . . by marrying into someone else’s. Here Comes the Bride — […]

September 7th, 2009

Book Review: Catching Fire

Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins Series: Hunger Games #2 Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: Sep. 2009 Pages: 400 Source: ALA

Life should be perfect and carefree now that Katniss and Peeta won the Hunger Games, right? Walking out alive? Check. Never worrying about money/shelter again? Check. Happiness and Bliss? Houston, we have a problem! The […]

February 12th, 2009

Book Review: Absolutely Maybe

Absolutely Maybe by Lisa Yee Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Release Date: May 2010 Pages: 274 Source: ALA

Her name is Maybelline Mary Katherine Mary Ann Chesnut, but you can call her Maybe. She’s named after two Miss America winners and her mother’s favorite brand of mascara. And while she could recite the Seven Select Rules for […]