Reviews by Author

Abdel-Fattah, Randa: The Friendship Matchmaker
Abouet, Marguerite: Aya: Life in Yop City
Al-Anon Family Groups: Courage to Be Me; Discovering Choices; How Al-Anon Works for Families and Friends of Alcoholics; Opening Our Hearts, Transforming Our Losses
Applegate, Katherine: Eve & Adam, The One and Only Ivan, Sharing Sam
Asher, Jay: The Future of Us
Avi: The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle

Backes, M. Molly: The Princesses of Iowa
Baldwin, Christina: Life’s Companion
Bauer, Joan: Hope Was Here, Rules of the Road, Thwonk
Benedis-Grab, Daphne: The Girl in the Wall
Benway, Robin: Also Known As
Bethards, Betty: The Dream Book: Symbols for Self-Understanding
Biederman, Lynn: Teenage Waistland
Bloor, Edward: Tangerine
Blume, Judy: Deenie
Bonner, Lonnice Brittenum: Nice Dreads
Brady, K. L.: The Bum Magnet
Bray, Libba: Beauty Queens
Brice, Carleen: Orange Mint and Honey
Brody, Jessica: My Life Undecided

Cabot, Meg: Abandon, Insatiable, Overbite, Runaway, Size 12 and Ready to Rock
Caletti, Deb: The Fortunes of Indigo Skye
Cameron, Julia: How to Avoid Making Art
Carney-Nunes, Charisse: Nappy
Carter, Ernessa T.: 32 Candles
Cass, Kiera: The Selection
Castle, Jennifer: You Look Different in Real Life
Cheshire, Simon: Jeremy Brown: Secret Agent
Cheva, Cherry: She’s So Money
Chopra, Deepak: The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success
Christie, Agatha: Murder on the Orient Express
Clement-Moore, Rosemary: Highway to Hell
Coats, J. Anderson: The Wicked and the Just
Codell, Esmé Raji: Diary of a Fairy Godmother
Colbert, Brandy: Pointe
Collins, Suzanne: Catching Fire, Mockingjay
Collins, Yvonne: Introducing Vivien Leigh Reid; Love, Inc.
Colman, Hila: Rich and Famous Like My Mom
Condie, Ally: Matched
Conford, Ellen: And This Is Laura; Dear Lovey Hart, I Am Desperate; If This Is Love, I’ll Take Spaghetti; Seven Days to a Brand New Me; The Alfred G. Graebner Memorial High School Handbook of Rules and Regulations
Cooney, Caroline B.: Flight #116 Is Down
Cosby, Bill: Fatherhood
Cross, Shauna: Derby Girl
Crowley, Cath: Graffiti Moon
Crutcher, Chris: Angry Management, Athletic Shorts, Period 8
Curtis, Christopher Paul: Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money, The Watsons Go to Birmingham

Dahl, Roald: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda
The Daily Show: The Daily Show’s Five Questions from Comedy Central
Danforth, Emily: The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Davidson, Dana: Played
Davis, Angela Y.: Angela Davis: An Autobiography
Davis, Kyra: Sex, Murder, and a Double Latte
Davis, Tanita S.: A La Carte
de Alcantara, Pedro: Backtracked
de la Cruz, Melissa: Girl Stays in the Picture
Degeneres, Ellen: Seriously…I’m Kidding
Demetrios, Heather: Something Real
Dessen, Sarah: What Happened to Goodbye
Dhami, Narinder: Bindi Babes
DiCamillo, Kate: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Dickey, Eric Jerome: Storm
Diggle, Andy: The Losers: Ante Up
Dines, Carol: Best Friends Tell the Best Lies
DiPucchio, Kelly: Grace for President
Dodson, Betty: Sex for One
Dokey, Cameron: How Not to Spend Your Senior Year
Dolamore, Jaclyn: Magic Under Glass
Donnelly, Jennifer: Revolution
Dumas, Alexandre: The Count of Monte Cristo
Duncan, Lois: Killing Mr. Griffin

Ephron, Nora: I Feel Bad about My Neck

Ferris, Jean: Love Among the Walnuts
Fey, Tina: Bossypants
Fine, Anne: Alias Madame Doubtfire
Flake, Sharon G.: The Skin I’m In
Fletcher, Lucille: Sorry, Wrong Number
Ford, Jamie: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Forman, Gayle: Where She Went
Frank, Anne: The Diary of a Young Girl
Frank, E. R.: Life Is Funny
Friesner, Esther M.: Temping Fate

Gerber, Linda: Now and Zen
Goldman, William: The Princess Bride
Grant, Michael: Eve & Adam
Green, Joey: The Zen of Oz
Greene, Bette: Summer of My German Soldier
Grey, Nicole: Draw the Line
Gulledge, Laura Lee: Page by Paige

Haddix, Margaret Peterson: Among the Hidden, Just Ella
Hale, Dean: Calamity Jack, Rapunzel’s Revenge
Hale, Shannon: Book of a Thousand Days, Calamity Jack, Rapunzel’s Revenge
Halls, Kelly Milner: Girl Meets Boy
Han, Jenny: Burn for Burn, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before
Handler, Daniel: Why We Broke Up
Hannah, Kristin: Firefly Lane
Hautman, Pete: Invisible
Heinberg, Allan: Wonder Woman: Who Is Wonder Woman?
Henderson, Jeff: Cooked
Hermes, Patricia: I Hate Being Gifted
Holub, Joan: Athena the Brain
Hornby, Nick: Juliet, Naked
Hughes, Mark Peter: Lemonade Mouth
Hurston, Zora Neale: Dust Tracks on a Road
Hyde, Catherine Ryan: The Year of My Miraculous Recovery


Jaffe, Michele: Kitty, Kitty
Jakes, T. D.: Let It Go
Johnson, Maureen: Scarlett Fever
Johnson, Varian: My Life As a Rhombus, Saving Maddie
Jolley, Dan: Alex Unlimited Vol 1: The Vosarak Code
Jones, Dianna Wynne: Charmed Life, Howl’s Moving Castle, Witch Week
Jones, Tayari: Silver Sparrow

Kaling, Mindy: Is Everyone Hanging Out without Me?
Kedar, Sharon: On My Own Two Feet
Kim, Derek Kirk: The Eternal Smile
King, A. S.: Please Ignore Vera Dietz
King, Ruth: Healing Rage
King, Stephen: Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption
Kirby, Matthew J.: Spell Robbers
Koertge, Ron: Now Playing: Stoner & Spaz II
Korman, Gordon: Schooled
Kuehn, Stephanie: Charm & Strange

L’Engle, Madeleine: A Wrinkle in Time
LaCour, Nina: The Disenchantments
Larbalestier, Justine: Liar
Lee, Tony: Excalibur: The Legend of King Arthur
Lester, Julius: Cupid: A Tale of Love and Desire
Levine, Gail Carson: Ella Enchanted, Writing Magic
Levithan, David: The Lover’s Dictionary
Lindner, April: Jane
Lo, Malinda: Ash
Lockhart, E.: Real Live Boyfriends, The Treasure Map of Boys
Lockwood, Cara: A Tale of Two Proms
Look, Lenore: Alvin Ho Collection
Lowry, Lois: Son
Lyga, Barry: The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl

Mackler, Carolyn: The Future of Us, Tangled
Mansbach, Adam: Go the Fuck to Sleep
Marchetta, Melina: Looking for Alibrandi, The Piper’s Son, Saving Francesca
Martin, C. K. Kelly: I Know It’s Over, One Lonely Degree
Mass, Wendy: Every Soul a Star, Heaven Looks a Lot Like the Mall
McDonald, Abby: Getting Over Garrett Delaney
McDuffie, Dwayne: Icon: A Hero’s Welcome, Static Shock Vol. 1: Rebirth of the Cool
Mellom, Robin: Ditched: A Love Story
Meminger, Neesha: Jazz in Love; Shine, Coconut Moon
Meyer, Marissa: Cinder, Fairest: Levana’s Story, Scarlet
Miller, Alice: The Drama of the Gifted Child
Moriarty, Jaclyn: A Corner of White, Cracks in the Kingdom
Mosley, Walter: Diablerie, The Man in My Basement
Murdock, Mike: The Assignment
Myers, Walter Dean: Fly, Jimmy, Fly!; Sunrise Over Fallujah; Where Does the Day Go?
Myracle, Lauren: Eleven

Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux: No Crystal Stair
No Fear Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet

O’Connor, George: Athena: Grey-Eyed Goddess
Ockler, Sarah: Fixing Delilah

Park, Barbara: Junie B. Jones Collection (Books 1-8)
Pascal, Francine: The Magic Christmas
Pazer, Lisa and Lynn Biederman: Teenage Waistland
Pearce, Jackson: As You Wish
Peck, Richard: Princess Ashley
Petrie, Kym: The Enchanted Truth
Pierce, Tamora: Alanna: The First Adventure
Plummer, Louise: The Romantic Obsessions & Romantic Humiliations of Annie Sehlmeier
Pryor, Liz: What Did I Do Wrong?


Rallison, Janette: Just One Wish, My Double Life, My Unfair Godmother
Ramsey, Dave: The Total Money Makeover
Rennison, Louise: Knocked Out by My Nunga-Nungas
Resch, Elyse: Intuitive Eating
Rhuday-Perkovich, Olugbemisola: 8th Grade Superzero
Richardson, Cheryl: The Art of Extreme Self Care
Rideout, Sandy: Introducing Vivien Leigh Reid; Love, Inc.
Riordan, Rick: The Battle of the Labyrinth, The Blood of Olympus, The Demigod Diaries, The House of Hades, The Last Olympian, The Lightning Thief, The Lost Hero, The Mark of Athena, The Red Pyramid, The Red Pyramid (Graphic Novel), The Sea of Monsters, The Titan’s Curse, The Son of Neptune
Rivers, Caryl: Virgins
Ross, Elizabeth: Belle Epoque
Roth, Geneen: Women Food and God
Rowell, Rainbow: Eleanor & Park, Fangirl
Rowling, J. K.: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Chapter 3), Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Chapter 8), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
RuPaul: Workin’ It! RuPaul’s Guide to Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Style

Sachar, Louis: The Cardturner, Holes
Saldin, Erin: The Girls of No Return
Satrapi, Marjane: The Complete Persepolis, Embroideries
Selfors, Suzanne: Coffeehouse Angel, Mad Love, Saving Juliet
Semple, Maria: Where’d You Go, Bernadette?
Shakur, Tupac: The Rose that Grew from Concrete
Shepherd, Sherri: Permission Slips
Shone, Rob: Rosa Parks
Silvey, Anita: I’ll Pass for Your Comrade
Smith, Sherri L.: Flygirl
Spalding, Amy: The Reece Malcolm List
Spiegelman, Art: The Complete Maus
Stead, Rebecca: When You Reach Me

Taylor, Jeremy: The Wisdom of Your Dreams
Telgemeier, Raina: Claudia and Mean Janine, Drama, Kristy’s Great Idea, Mary Anne Saves the Day, Smile, The Truth about Stacey
Thakor, Manisha: On My Own Two Feet
Tribole, Evelyn: Intuitive Eating
Turner, Tina: I, Tina
Twain, Mark: Pudd’nhead Wilson

Urban, Linda: A Crooked Kind of Perfect

Valdes-Rodriguez, Alisa: Haters
Van Draanen, Wendelin: Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief
Vande Velde, Vivian: Deadly Pink
Vanzant, Iyanla: Peace from Broken Pieces
Venditti, Robert: The Surrogates
Vivian, Siobhan: Burn for Burn, The List

Wein, Elizabeth: Code Name Verity
Weldele, Brett: The Surrogates
Werlin, Nancy: Impossible
Wertz, Julia: I Saw You…
Whitcomb, Laura: Under the Light
White, Ellen Emerson: The President’s Daughter
Whitley, Jeremy: Princeless
Wiesel, Elie: Night
Wiess, Laura: Such a Pretty Girl
Williams-Garcia, Rita: One Crazy Summer
Wizner, Jake: Spanking Shakespeare
Woititz, Janet G.: Adult Children of Alcoholics


Yang, Gene Luen: The Eternal Smile, Level Up, Saints

Zarr, Sara: How to Save a Life, Once Was Lost
Ziegler, Jennifer: How Not to Be Popular
Zindel, Bonnie and Paul: A Star for the Latecomer
Zusak, Markus: The Book Thief

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