Monthly Archives: July 2009

The Brothers Torres

by Coert Voorhees Frankie looks up to his older brother Steve.  Steve seems to have it all — he’s an excellent soccer player and is more than likely going to get a scholarship to college because of it, he’s smart, … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday: The Splendor Falls

My first WoW post.  I probably won’t do this every week but there are a couple of books I’m really excited about.  Here’s one of them: The Splendor Falls by Rosemary Clement-Moore Can Love Last Beyond the Grave? Sylvie Davis … Continue reading

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Modern/Current Classic Teen Lit

I’m part of a group of people, mostly teen librarians, who get together and talk teen books.  I love it!  Our library system is made up of a bazillion branches so each branch only has one teen librarian (if it … Continue reading

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Girlfriend Material

by Melissa Kantor Katie’s parents have this cycle.  They fight, usually over her dad’s inattentiveness and her mom’s need to be acknowledged, things become tense in the house for a couple of days, then her dad buys her mom flowers … Continue reading

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Library Loot: July 22-28

Library Loot is a weekly event co-hosted by Eva and Marg that encourages bloggers to share the books they’ve checked out from the library. If you’d like to participate, just write up your post-feel free to steal the button-and link … Continue reading

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Along for the Ride

by Sarah Dessen Auden acts on impulse, maybe for the first time in her life, and decides to spend the summer with her father.  She has missed him since her parents’ divorce and has visions of getting some serious quality … Continue reading

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Library Loot: July 15-21

Library Loot is a weekly event co-hosted by Eva and Marg that encourages bloggers to share the books they’ve checked out from the library. If you’d like to participate, just write up your post-feel free to steal the button-and link … Continue reading

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