Title: The Memoir of Marilyn Monroe Author: Sandi Gelles-Cole Pages: 178 ISBN: 978-0978662134 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) Sandi Gelles-Cole imagines the life the screen legend and enduring cultural icon might have led — from the opening scene (below) to her 85th birthday on June 1. DRAMA QUEEN June 1, 2011 They say only…

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Title: Wolf Camp Author: Katie McKy Illustrator: Bonnie Leick Pages: 32 ISBN: 978-1933718255 [Rating:3] Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) In a delightful mix of intrigue and humor, a young girl named Maddie goes to a Wolf Camp and comes back with disturbing new habits–wolf-like habits. Kids will be fascinated with the idea of transformation into an…

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Title: Go the Fuck to Sleep Author: Adam Mansbach Pages: 32 ISBN: 978-1617750250 [Rating:5] Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) Go the Fuck to Sleep is a bedtime book for parents who live in the real world, where a few snoozing kitties and cutesy rhymes don’t always send a toddler sailing blissfully off to dreamland. Profane, affectionate, […]

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Title: This Girl is Different Author: JJ Johnson Pages: 288 ISBN: 978-1561455782 [Rating:5] Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) This girl is different… That’s what Evie has always told herself and it s true. Home-schooled by her counter culture mom, she s decided to see what high school is like for the first time for her senior […]

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Title: S’Mother Author: Adam Chester Pages: 176 ISBN: 978-0810996458 [Rating:5] Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) And you think your mom is too involved? Meet the mother of all mothers. Adam Chester is the son of a very loving mom, who for almost 30 years has peppered his life with unsolicited advice, news updates, and opinions in […]

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Reading time: 4 – 6 minutes Title: Never Eighteen Author: Megan Bostic Pages: 204 ISBN: 978-0547550763 Rating: Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) Austin Parker is on a journey to bring truth, beauty, and meaning to his life. Austin Parker is never going to see his eighteenth birthday. At the rate he’s going, he probably won’t even […]

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Title: Hereafter Author: Tara Hudson Pages: 416 ISBN: 978-0062026774 [Rating:3] Synopsis: (Taken from Amazon.com) Can there truly be love after death? Drifting in the dark waters of a mysterious river, the only thing Amelia knows for sure is that she’s dead. With no recollection of her past life—or her actual death—she’s trapped alone in a…

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