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May 26, 2011
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4.0
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Young Adult Fiction
When beauty comes cheap.

Reader reviewed by darklightkid In the future, 16-year-olds are required by law to undergo extreme cosmetic surgery that turns them into people almost too beautiful to be human. Until then, until the day they become Pretties, they have to live in their own dorm halls, with only their peers...

May 26, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
0.0
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0.0
Young Adult Fiction
Life Lessons From Alaska

Reader reviewed by PLeannah  When I first picked up this book I was reading it because my partner is a monster John Green fan. I have heard a lot of buzz about the book and was really excited for the chance to pick it up....

May 26, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
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0.0
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Young Adult Fiction
Intense and Thrilling

Reader reviewed by Grace Soledad If I had one word to describe this book, itd be intense. Everything about this book is intense. I dont usually read sci-fi type books, but this was absolutely incredible. While this isnt the book that you want to read if you want a...

May 23, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
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5.0
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The beginning of the awesomeness.

Reader reviewed by darklightkid Six kids, ages 6-14, live all by themselves in a cabin high in the Rocky Mountains. Here we have Max, the fearless leader; Fang, Max's right-hand man; Iggy, the blind teenage pyro; Nudge, the fashionista motormouth; the Gasman (don't ask); and Angel, the cute but...

May 23, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
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5.0
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Young Adult Fiction
let freedom ring

Reader reviewed by Kitkat-Kate Chains By Laurie Halse Anderson Historical Fiction 5 out of 5 Review by Katie Coggins The year is 1776, the people are split and...

May 22, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
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5.0
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Holy mockingjays, this is great!

Reader reviewed by darklightkid "The Hunger Games" was only the beginning. Six months after the events of the first book, Katniss and Peeta are about to go on the Victory Tour of Panem when President Snow visits them in the Victor's Village, the ultra-luxurious neighborhood in which the two...

May 19, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
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5.0
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Ladies and Gentlemen...Fasten Your Seatbelts.

Reader reviewed by darklightkid Far into the future, the North American continent, after being ravaged by war and famine and who knows what else, has become the nation of Panem. Panem consists of a beautiful, modernistic Capitol somewhere in the Rocky Mountains, surrounded by 13 districts, each one poorer...

May 18, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
0.0
A mix between modern day, and egyption days

Reader reviewed by Drew The Red Pyramid                                                Hyperion books, 2010, 516 pp., $8.99 Rick Riordan                                                                                   ISBN9781423113386                         This is the start of the first book of the Kane series. Carter Kane and Sadie Kane...

May 17, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot 
 
5.0
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Young Adult Fiction
speak the truth (:

Reader reviewed by jmj ·         Summarize the book and relate the author's main point, or thesis. (Somewhere early in the paper, identifies the author briefly.) [The authors point in the book was to show a story of a young girl who was raped. The author was trying to...

May 17, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
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0.0
Young Adult Nonfiction
Inspirational

Reader reviewed by SWC One word sums it up INSPIRATIONAL.S.Dodson did an awesome job with Teen Girls Need L.O.V.E. This is a book that all teens should read. She covers a plethora of topics that any teen can relate. We highly recommend this book for your sisters, children, nieces,...

May 17, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
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5.0
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Young Adult Fiction
Crazy Scary Good.

Reader reviewed by darklightkid As the novel starts, a teenage boy named Thomas is riding a strange elevator up to a place called the Glade. Thomas steps out into a strange world, armed only with his name as he is unable to remember anything else. The first interesting thing...

May 17, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
0.0
Time Travel at Its Best!

Reader reviewed by Maria G I love what D.L. does with the story which is exactly what I loved about Shape of Mercy (which was oddly enough the same characters and I reviewed just a few weeks ago) is that the authors take a story from history and weave in...

May 16, 2011
Overall rating 
 
5.0
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5.0
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AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!

Reader reviewed by darklightkid Ten years ago, nine children from the far-off planet Lorien and their guardians, or Cepans, escaped their homeworld and came to Earth after the marauding Mogadorians devastated Lorien. All nine of the kids are Garde - they will develop a series of supernatural powers known...

May 16, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Plot 
 
4.0
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0.0
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Young Adult Fiction
Chill Novel.

Reader reviewed by darklightkid It's a pretty ordinary day in Perdido Beach, California...until the moment when every single adult and older teenager (read: over 15 years old) disappears for no apparent reason. At the same time, a strange impenetrable force field cuts off the town and the surrounding wilderness...

May 13, 2011
Overall rating 
 
4.0
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4.0
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Young Adult Fiction
Great book

Reader reviewed by Courtney Now that Nick has been captured to be a warrior and Zara kissed Astley to become a pixie queen, she is off on an adventure to get back Nick and return peace to her small town that is swarming with pixies.  Zara will never give...

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