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Review ~ The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
January 18, 2011 – 5:36 pm | No Comment
Review ~ The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye
By J.D. Salinger
Publisher: Back Bay Books (Jan 30 2001)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Holden Caulfield has been kicked out of school… again. He hates his school anyways. In his opinion, it’s full of …

Review ~ Captivate by Carrie Jones
January 18, 2011 – 5:32 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Captivate by Carrie Jones

Captivate
By Carrie Jones
Publisher: Bloomsbury US (Dec 22 2009)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
*Spoiler Alert*
This is the sequel to Need, the book reviewed above. This review includes some information that will spoil key parts of Need, so I suggest …

Review ~ Need by Carrie Jones
January 18, 2011 – 5:32 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Need by Carrie Jones

Need
By Carrie Jones
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books (December 23, 2008)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Zara White is really mad at her mother. She has sent Zara all the way to freezing Maine to live with her grandmother. …

Review ~ The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
January 18, 2011 – 5:23 pm | No Comment
Review ~ The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

The Diary of a Young Girl
By Anne Frank
Publisher: Bantam; Reprint edition (Jun 1 1993)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
This is about the diary of Anne Frank, found by friends after she was taken. I am sure you …

Review ~ The Crushes by Pamela Wells
January 18, 2011 – 5:19 pm | No Comment
Review ~ The Crushes by Pamela Wells

The Crushes
By Pamela Wells
Publisher: Point (December 1, 2008)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Sydney, Raven, Alexia and Kelly are best friends and were all once followers of their “Breakup Code”. That Code was put to rest the year …

Review ~ Dawn by Kevin Brooks
January 18, 2011 – 5:16 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Dawn by Kevin Brooks

Dawn
By Kevin Brooks
Publisher: The Chicken House (Dec 1 2009)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Dawn Bundy is fifteen years old, or at least part of her is. The other part is hiding in a tiny cave, in her …

Review ~ Spanking Shakespeare by Jake Wizner
January 18, 2011 – 5:12 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Spanking Shakespeare by Jake Wizner

Spanking Shakespeare
By Jake Wizner
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers (September 25, 2007)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Shakespeare Shapiro hates his life, and his name. He is sure his crazy parents were set on making his life …

Review ~ Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
January 18, 2011 – 5:08 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Thirteen Reasons Why
By Jay Asher
Publisher: Razorbill (Oct 23 2007)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Hannah Baker is dead. She took her life by swallowing pills, but before that she recorded thirteen tapes. On each tape there is a …

Review ~ Starclimber by Kenneth Oppel
January 18, 2011 – 5:04 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Starclimber by Kenneth Oppel

Starclimber
By Kenneth Oppel
Publisher: Harper Trophy Canada; 1st Edition edition (Aug 26 2008)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Matt Cruse is living his dreams. He is working at the helm of an airship, he is spending time with the …

Review ~ Skinned by Robin Wasserman
January 18, 2011 – 4:54 pm | No Comment
Review ~ Skinned by Robin Wasserman

Skinned
By Robin Wasserman
Publisher: Simon Pulse; 1 edition (September 9, 2008)
REVIEW BY ELLEN DOBBS
Lia Kahn has the perfect life. Her parents are rich, she’s popular and has a great boyfriend. Until the car crash. Suddenly Lia’s …