Category: standalone

Hung Up by Kristen Tracy

Title: Hung UpAuthor: Kristen TracyRelease date: March 4, 2014Publisher: Simon PulsePages: 288Source: Edelweiss/PublisherReading level: YA Can you fall in love with a voice? This witty romance, told entirely through phone calls, chronicles the tale of a wrong number gone right. It all started with a wrong number. The voicemails Lucy left on James’s phone were […]

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Better Off Friends by Elizabet..

Title: Better Off FriendsAuthor: Elizabeth EulbergRelease date: February 25, 2014Publisher: PointPages: 288Source: Netgalley/PublisherReading level: YA WHEN HARRY MET SALLY . . . for teens, from romantic comedy star Elizabeth Eulberg. For Macallan and Levi, it was friends at first sight. Everyone says guys and girls can’t be just friends, but these two are. They hang […]

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First Line Friday Review: Year..

Title: Year of Mistaken DiscoveriesAuthor: Eileen CookRelease date: January 27, 2014Publisher: Simon PulsePages: 272Source: Edelweiss/PublisherReading level: YA As first graders, Avery and Nora bonded over a special trait they shared—they were both adopted. Years later, Avery is smart, popular, and on the cheerleading squad, while Nora spends her time on the fringes of school society, […]

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Fade Out by Nova Ren Suma

Title: Fade OutAuthor: Nova Ren SumaRelease date: September 17, 2009Publisher: Simon PulsePages: 272Source: BookstoreReading level: MG If this were a movie, you’d open to the first page of this book and be transported to a whole other world. Everything would be in black and white, except maybe for the girl in pink polka-dot tights, and […]

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DNF Review: Sneaking Candy by ..

Title: Sneaking CandyAuthor: Lisa BursteinRelease date: December 9, 2013Publisher: Entangled EmbraceSource: NetgalleyReading level: NA All I ever wanted was to make a name for myself as Candice Salinas, creative writing grad student at the University of Miami. Of course, secretly I already have made a name for myself: as Candy Sloane, self-published erotic romance writer. […]

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Anything To Have You by Paige ..

Title: Anything To Have YouAuthor: Paige HarbisonRelease date: January 28, 2014Publisher: HarlequinTeenPages: 304Source: NetgalleyReading level: YA Nothing should come between best friends, not even boys. ESPECIALLY not boys. Natalie and Brooke have had each other’s backs forever. Natalie is the quiet one, college bound and happy to stay home and watch old movies. Brooke is […]

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Over You by Emma McLaughlin an..

Title: Over YouAuthor: Emma McLaughlin, Nicola KrausRelease date: August 21, 2012Publisher: HarperTeenPages: 304Source: PublisherReading level: YA After the grand explosion of her relationship, seventeen-year-old Max Scott developed what every girl in the history of the world has been waiting for: a way to get over being dumped. Now Max is the go-to guru for heartbroken […]

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You Are Not Here by Samantha S..

Title: You Are Not HereAuthor: Samantha SchutzRelease date: October 1, 2010Publisher: PushPages: 292Source: BookstoreReading level: YA Annaleah and Brian shared something special – Annaleah is sure of it. When they were together, they didn’t need anyone else. It didn’t matter that their relationship was secret. All that mattered was what they had with each other. […]

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Another Little Piece of My Hea..

Title: Another Little Piece of my HeartAuthor: Tracey MartinRelease date: December 1, 2013Publisher: HarlequinTeenPages: 304Source: NetgalleyReading level: YA What if your devastating break-up became this summer’s hit single? In this rock-and-roll retelling of Jane Austen’s Persuasion, music can either bring you together or tear you apart. At her dying mother’s request, Claire dumps Jared, the […]

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The Boy Recession by Flynn Mea..

Title: The Boy RecessionAuthor: Flynn MeaneyRelease date: August 7, 2012Publisher: PoppyPages: 246Source: PublisherReading level: YAChallenge(s): None The population of Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin, is shrinking as families move to cities and towns with greener pastures, and the local high school is hurting: nearly all of the area’s most eligible guys have moved or transferred schools. With […]

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