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REVIEW: The Memoir of Marilyn Monroe (104)

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 the good…
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REVIEW: Wolf Camp by Katie McKy (103)

Title: Wolf Camp Author: Katie McKy Illustrator: Bonnie Leick Pages: 32 ISBN: 978-1933718255 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 animal, and…
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REVIEW: Go the Fuck to Sleep (102)

Title: Go the Fuck to Sleep Author: Adam Mansbach Pages: 32 ISBN: 978-1617750250 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, and radically honest,…
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REVIEW: This Girl is Different (101)

Title: This Girl is Different Author: JJ Johnson Pages: 288 ISBN: 978-1561455782 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 year. And what a year it is. As it…
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REVIEW: Wherever You Go by Heather Davis (106)

Title: Wherever You Go Author: Heather Davis Pages: 320 ISBN: 978-0547501512 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis (Taken from Amazon.com) A poignant story about making peace with the past and opening your heart to love. Seventeen-year-old Holly Mullen has felt lost and lonely ever since her boyfriend, Rob, died in a tragic accident. But she has no idea that as…
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REVIEW: #95 Ultraviolet by R.J. Anderson

Reading time: 3 – 4 minutes Title: Ultraviolet (ARC) Author: R.J. Anderson ISBN: 978-7613-7408-4 Pages: 304 Price: $17.95 (HC) $12.95 (EB) Rating: Synopsis: (Taken from back of book) Sixteen-year-old Alison wakes up in a mental institution. As she pieces her memory back together, she realizes she’s confessed to murdering Tori Beaugrand, the most…
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REVIEW: #13 Hot Gimmick (3in1) vol.1

Reading time: 3 – 4 minutes Title: Hot Gimmick (3in1) Vol. 1 Author: Miki Aihara ISBN: 1421523485 Pages: 552 Synopsis: (Taken from Amazon) In company-owned rabbit-hutch apartments live tenants who can’t afford to live anywhere else, and the apartment complex in which high-school girl Hatsumi Narita lives is ruled over by the rumor mongering,…
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