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“Held”

Held by Edeet Ravel   Chloe Mills is living every high school student’s dream. She’s in Greece with her best friend in a summer volunteer program. She and Angie rarely argue, but after a disagreement with Angie, Chloe decides to … Continue reading

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Teen Book Fest Author: “Where Things Come Back”

Where Things Come Back by John Corey Whaley Cullen Witter must identify the body of Oslo, his teen cousin, who has just died of a drug overdose. The experience in the morgue leads Cullen to reflect on his life in … Continue reading

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New Fiction

The List by Siobhan Vivian Every year at Mount Washington High School somebody posts a list of the prettiest and ugliest girls from each grade–this is the story of eight girls, freshman to senior, and how they are affected by … Continue reading

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“Blink and Caution”

   Blink and Caution by Tim Wynne-Jones While on the prowl for ‘guy books’ this week, I found a star. “Guy books” is a sort of weird idea for me because it means that guys should like them. But girls … Continue reading

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