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Looking for Alaska — John Green

Green, John. Looking for Alaska. Speak, 2005. 221p. Grades 8-12. Realistic Fiction. Pudge, a transfer to a boarding school, falls in with a group of friends by accident. While making friends for the first time in his life, he also … Continue reading

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Of Triton — Anna Banks

Feiwel & Friends, Out May 28th, 2013 *Contains Spoilers* Of Triton is a the sequel to Of Poseidon. It is about a teenage girl Emma recently found out that her mother, is a long lost Poseidon princess, which means that Emma is half human and half … Continue reading

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Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith — Deborah Heiligman

Heiligman, Deborah. Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith. Henry Holt, 2009. 272p. Grades 9-12. Nonfiction. (Printz Honor). Charles and Emma Darwin had differing opinions on faith and God. The both struggled to reconcile their feeling for each other … Continue reading

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Queen of Hearts — Martha Brooks

Brooks, Martha. Queen of Hearts. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. 224 p. Grades 6-12. Historical Fiction. (YALSA BFYA List). Marie Claire is a 15-year-old girl growing up in Manitoba, Canada during the early years of WWII. Her Uncle comes to … Continue reading

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Uses for Boys — Erica Lorranie Scheidt

Scheidt, Erica Lorranie. Uses For Boys. St. Martins Press, 2013. 227p. Grades 10-12. Realistic Fiction. Anna is an only child raised by only her mother. She remembers the good days when it was just the two of them. Since her … Continue reading

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