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Featured Review: Where I Live (Brenda Rufener)

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About This Book: Linden Rose has a big secret--she is homeless and living in the halls of her small-town high school. Her position as school blog editor, her best friends, Ham and Seung, and the promise of a future far away are what keep Linden under the radar and moving forward....
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Most Unique Books I've Ever Read

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Most Unique Books I've Ever Read
Welcome to Young Adult Book Central's Top Ten Tuesday post! Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic  involving all  things bookish!!! The Top Ten Tuesday post was originally created at The Broke and The Bookish so visit there site for all the fun details about this awesome meme!!  ...
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Featured Review: Daughter Of The Pirate King (Tricia Levenseller)

Featured Review: Daughter Of The Pirate King (Tricia Levenseller)
About This Book:  There will be plenty of time for me to beat him soundly once I’ve gotten what I came for. Sent on a mission to retrieve an ancient hidden map—the key to a legendary treasure trove—seventeen-year-old pirate captain Alosa deliberately allows herself to be captured by her enemies, giving...
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Featured Review: Dead Girls Society (Michelle Krys)

Featured Review: Dead Girls Society (Michelle Krys)
About This Book: You are cordially invited to participate in a game of thrills and dares. Tell no one, and come alone. If you dare. Hope is sick of everyone treating her like she’s breakable. Sure, she has cystic fibrosis (basically really bad lungs), but she’s tired of being babied by...
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Featured Review: Fear The Drowning Deep (Sarah Glenn Marsh)

Featured Review: Fear The Drowning Deep (Sarah Glenn Marsh)
About This Book:   Witch’s apprentice Bridey Corkill has hated the ocean ever since she watched her granddad dive in and drown with a smile on his face. So when a dead girl rolls in with the tide in the summer of 1913, sixteen-year-old Bridey suspects that whatever compelled her granddad...
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