Hi Everyone! It's Becky, again and I'm here to share with you another book I got at BEA Saturday's with Hitchcock by Ellen Wittlinger Release Date: October 10th Summary: Twelve-year-old Maisie loves spending Saturdays at the old movie theater in her small town watching classic movies with her best friend, Cy. When Cy starts spending … Continue reading Tween Book Review: Saturdays with Hitchcock by Ellen Wittlinger
Happy fall everyone! This October brings with it almost too many fantastic new books. Here is just a few of the must read books coming out next month that our on our to-be-read lists. Becky & Sarah Turtles All the Way Down by John Green Release Date: October 10 It has been five years since … Continue reading What We’re Excited About: New October Books!
Hello all, it's Sarah! My journey with this novel has been an interesting one. I attended SLJTeen Live, which is this awesome online conference presented by School of Library Journal (if you haven't been, you should). Several of the promotional materials showcased this book along with its cover. I was hooked, this novel is completely … Continue reading New-ish Book Review: Kiss Me in New York by Catherine Rider
Hey everyone, it's Sarah! In the wake of the 2016 political election, there has been a flurry of politically minded books published. Everyday I am putting books on the new display that feature one candidate or another from the election. The country is still having difficulty with the election results even a year later. A … Continue reading New Book Review: Bernie Sanders Guide to Political Revolution by Bernie Sanders and Kate Waters
Hey everyone, it's Sarah! Victoria Jamieson is back and continuing to rock her super cool graphic novel concepts. I loved Roller Girl. Jamieson brought some great exposure to roller derby and its positive impacts. In this new graphic novel, she brings the focus to Medieval Faires a concept even closer to my heart. Summary: Imogen, … Continue reading Tween Book Review: All’s Faire in Middle School by Victoria Jamieson
Summary: Tanner Scott is from a very progressive family. Tanner's family accepts everything about him especially his bi-sexuallity. However, when his PFLAG proud parents move Tanner from California to conservative Utah Tanner has to hide part of himself from the world. Three years, later Tanner has kept his sexuality a secret from his classmates and … Continue reading New Book Review: Autoboyography by Christina Lauren
Skye Thorn has a simple goal: to get out of her small rural hometown in Michigan. Skye will do whatever it takes to move with her best friend, Drew, to New York. But Skye has no money barely scrapping by on her burger place job and giving fake tarot card readings to her classmates. Then … Continue reading New Book Review: The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook
I was blown away by this author's last novel, so he had some pretty big shoes to fill. I have only read of his books and this new novel felt very different than the others. Marcelo in the Real World and Memory of Light both had serious internal growth occurring throughout the novel, Disappeared was … Continue reading New Teen Book Review: Disappeared by Francisco X. Stork