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If I Stay

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ISBN: 9780142415436
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Published: Speak - April 6th, 2010

Mia has it all. She is close to her family, has a great boyfriend, and her future is ahead of her. Then, one winter afternoon, Mia watches as her body is placed into the ambulance. Caught someplace between living and death, Mia must look at her life and answer, "Do I go? Or do I stay?" Powerful, emotional, and even hopeful.~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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ISBN: 9780142414330
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Published: Puffin Books - March 23rd, 2010

At age 13, the Beaumont children have something very special happen to them: they receive their "savvy" or that extra special something that makes them unique. And with a brother who creates electricity, Mibs can't wait to find out what hers will be! However, her father is in a terrible accident right before her birthday. Mibs, convinced her father needs her, hitchhikes to the hospital with her new friends and some of her family in tow. More than a few misunderstandings and a lot of adventure later, Mibs learns what really is important in all of the crazy fun and madness that surrounds her. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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ISBN: 9780763662622
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Published: Candlewick - July 17th, 2012

A futuristic look at what it means to be a teenager "tomorrow." In the future, you are given a chip at birth and this basically tells you what you want--even before you want it. When Titus meets Violet (a girl who questions everything the world stands for) he starts to see his world a little differently. Making him start to realize a few things about himself and the world. An excellent, thought-provoking, must read. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

Doom Machine

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ISBN: 9780545151429
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Published: The Blue Sky Press - October 1st, 2009

Add it up: one spaceship (with aliens wanting to take over Earth); one young man with an interesting family; one scientific girl (with fantastic aim to her pitch); one uncle who fancies himself an inventor; then mix-in the law (and his son) and it equals one wild and crazy adventure! Teague combines his characteristic humor and illustrations in this first novel in the perfect equation! ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

The Books of Bayern Box Set, Books 1-3

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ISBN: 9781599903941
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - September 15th, 2009

The three stories that start the Bayern series. Starting with Goose Girl (a retelling of the classic fairy tale), these characters are wonderfully created. Each tale pulls you into a world of mystery, magic and danger. Amazingly written, this is a must read (and reread) for ages 10 to adult. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

Ignatius MacFarland: Frequenaut!

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ISBN: 9780316166645
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 2009

Quirky fun for all ages as Ignatius tries to better his life, but finds himself in some unusual trouble! Adventure meets realistic science fiction in this new novel. Funny and smart! ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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