~ Jordyn couldn’t finish Breaking Dawn! See why here.
~ Defenders of the Scroll reviewed here.
~ Vamped reviewed here.
~ Nothing Like You reviewed here.
~ Secrets of Truth and Beauty reviewed here.
~ Invisible I: The Amanda Project reviewed here.
~ Handcuffs reviewed here.
~ Fat Cat reviewed here.
~ Struts and Frets reviewed here.
~ Shrinking Violet reviewed here.
~ Beautiful Creatures reviewed here.
~ The Espressologist reviewed here.
Christmas Book Buying Guide
I polled readers on what they would buy for certain age groups this year for Christmas. Here are some results.
3-6 years old:
A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon
Slinky Malinki by Lynley Dodd
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Book by Lauren Child
Today I Will Fly! by Mo Willems
Newton by Rory Tyger
The Tangerine Bear by Betty Paraskevas
Mona the Monster Girl by Moritz Petz
The Frog Princess by Rosalind Alchin
Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert
When Will It Snow? by Bruce Hiscock
Curious George by H. A. Rey
The Snow Bear by Miriam Moss
Mo's Stinky Sweater by David Bedford
7-9 years old:
Letters from Camp by Kate & Sarah Klise
Rainbow Magic by Daisy Meadows
Mary Margaret Mary Christmas by Christine Kole macLean
Any of the Bailey School Kids books
10-12 years old:
The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls by Meg Cabot
I So Don't Do Spooky by Barrie Summy
Anything by Lloyd Alexander
Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
Witch Twins by Adele Griffin
Love That Dog by Sharon Creech
Punished by David Lubar
The Anybodies by N. E. Bode
13-15 years old:
Harry Potter series by JK Rowling
Zombie Queen of Newbury High by Amanda Ashby
Demon Princess by Michelle Rowen
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
Peace, Love, and Baby Ducks by Lauren Myracle
Long Live the Queen by Ellen Emerson White
City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
Shadowland by Alyson Noel
Bad Blood by Mari Mancusi
Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead
Cliquetionary by Lisi Harrison
Bewitching Season by Marissa Doyle
Betraying Season by Marissa Doyle
Twilight by Stephanie Meyer
Oh.My.Gods by Tera Lynn Childs
Be Strong and Curvaceous by Shelley Adina