Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Bass Ackwards and Belly Up by Elizabeth Craft and Sarah Fain

When Harper lies to her friends about why she's not going to NYU it sets off four adventures that will change their lives forever.

Like a more grown-up Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.

Highly Recommended
Coraline by Neil Gaiman

While exploring one day, Coraline finds herself in an alternate, more exciting world but she decides to go home. Unfortunately her alternate mother is not letting go so easily and in order to go home, and save her real parents, Coraline must use all her skills.

Highly Recommended
Whisper in the Dark by Joseph Bruchac

Maddy likes scary stories but she never expected to live one.

A fast-paced, scary thriller based on a Narragansett legend.

Highly Recommended

Thursday, September 07, 2006

Dancing in Red Shoes Will Kill You by Dorian Cirrone

When Kayla Callaway loses the lead in the senior ballet because of her non-balletic figure, she feels she must decide between her breasts and her passion.

Highly Recommended
The Dashwood Sisters' Secrets of Love by Rosie Bushton

Due to family tragedy, the Dashwood sisters are forced to move from their ancestral home in Sussex to the sleepy, little sailing village Norfolk. Fortunately there are cute boys there.

Malpractice in Maggody by Joan Hess

The latest installment in the Maggody series brings a wanna-be detox retreat for the Stars to this rural Arkansas locale. Mayhem ensues.