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Book Rating Author
De Vries, Anke
Spinelli, Jerry
The Outsiders
Hinton, S. E.


(It keeps your attention throughout the book)

Anderson, Laurie Halse

The Watcher

(Very Good Ending)

Howe, James


(Everyone ought to read this book!)

Marsden, John

Teen Queens & Has Beens

(Teens can relate to it)

Hopkins, Cathy

I was a Teenage Fairy

(Combines Hollywood, fairy tales, major issues, & rock and roll)

Block, Francesca Lia

Away Laughing on a Fast Camel

(It was really funny and it was quick to read)

Rennison, Louise

145th Street Short Stories

(Needs more specific details)

Myers, Walter Dean

The Skin I'm In

(This was a really good book. When I started it I wanted to finish it to see what happened)

Flake, Sharon G.

The Boy From the Basement

(A very emotional & interesting book. The book, "A Child Called It" is very similar, but this book deals more with mental abuse. If you like real life stories, then try this one.)

Shaw, Susan
Close out

(A very interesting & good book. The ending is really good. Hopefully there's a fourth book to follow.)

Strasser, Todd

Kissing the Rain

(I couldn't put the book down! It's great!)

Brooks, Kevin

Pure Sunshine

(Sends a good message! Great book! Intense, but a good story)


Sammy & Juliana in Hollywood

(This book is outstanding & deserved more recognition than what it received!)

Saenz, Bejamin Alire


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