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Recommended YA Reads – The haters by Jesse Andrews

Corey and Wes are a couple of dork guys stranded at Jazz Camp for summer where they soon realise 1. the deep mediocrity of their own talents and 2. Jazz Camp is full of douches – apart from Ash – … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommended Reads : The quiet spectacular by Laurence Fearnley

Three strong female characters. One teen with an overbearing mother, one school librarian and one ex-business woman in mourning for her dead sister. The characters are introduced in separate chapters in the beginning. So when they meet at the end … Continue reading

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Librarian Reccommended: Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman

This cross-over new adult book is on fire! Set in the 90’s grunge era, in small town USA, Hannah/Dex is a misfit loner who somehow manages to become friends with new girl Lacey in the aftermath of the town’s football … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommmended Teen Reads: Half Lost by Sally Green

  It’s a good book that can give me feels enough to cry and the conclusion to this awesome trilogy had me sobbing, actual. And now it’s completed, you can read the three books without waiting, yay! White witches hate … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommended YA Reads: All we had by Annie Weatherwax

There’s just Ruby and her mum Rita, bouncing from place to place, job to job and boyfriend to boyfriend to try to avoid going completely going under. Life is hard but Rita keeps picking herself up and reapplying her lipstick, … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommended YA Reads: Zeroes

  Book 1 of the super exciting new series co-written by Scott Westerfeld (Ulglies), Margo Lanagan (Black Juice), and Deborah Biancotti (prolific short story writer). Zeroes is written in the alternating viewpoints of six charcters: Scam, Bellwether, Anonymous, Crash, Mob, … Continue reading

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Recommended Teen Reads: The Accident Season by Moira Fowley-Doyle

Every October Cara’s mother bundles Cara, her sister Alice, and brother-not brother  Sam inside protective layers. The knifes, the kettle, and the toaster are put away. The gas is turned off, and edges of things are wrapped but still, bones … Continue reading

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