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World Rat Day Poems About Real Holidays You've Never Heard Of by J. Patrick Lewis, Anna Raff (2013)
Reviewed by snow on June 14, 2013 tagged nonfiction • picture book • poetry
Marco Impossible by Hannah Moskowitz (2013)
Reviewed by snow on May 24, 2013 tagged coming of age
Stephan and Marco’s last middle school mission: sneaking into prom so that Marco can confess his love for Benji.
Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen, Faith Erin Hicks (2013)
Reviewed by snow on May 17, 2013 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Charlie has to pick a side when cheerleaders and the robotics club fight over school money.
Anything and Something by Kaoru Mori (2012)
Reviewed by snow on May 17, 2013 tagged graphic novel • short stories
Short stories (many of which feature maids) from Kaoru Mori, one of Japan's most talented mangaka.
The Year of Learning Dangerously Adventures in Homeschooling by Quinn Cummings (2012)
Reviewed by snow on April 26, 2013 tagged nonfiction
A mother homeschools her smart, creative, manipulative daughter.
Hollow Earth by John Barrowman, Carole E. Barrowman (2012)
Reviewed by snow on March 22, 2013 tagged art • fantasy • paranormal
Telepathic twins vs. the Hollow Earth Society, who want to release the monsters from the world below ours.
Deadly Pink by Vivian Vande Velde (2012)
Reviewed by snow on March 15, 2013 tagged coming of age • science fiction
Grace’s perfect sister, Emily, is hiding inside a VR game and could die (for real) there.
Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal (2010)
Reviewed by snow on March 15, 2013 tagged fantasy • historical fiction
Jane is a talented glamourist. Mr. Dunkirk admires her skills and intelligence, but others threaten her family honor.
Archie’s Pal Kevin Keller by Dan Parent (2012)
Reviewed by snow on February 22, 2013 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Kevin Keller moves to Riverdale, runs for class president, plans prom, and goes on his first date (with a boy).
A Treasury of Victorian Murder Compendium Volume 1 by Rick Geary (2013)
Reviewed by snow on February 15, 2013 tagged graphic novel • history • mystery
An omnibus of Rick Geary’s historical, true crime graphic novels and comics.
The Bird King an artist's notebook by Shaun Tan (2013)
Reviewed by snow on February 15, 2013 tagged art • coffee table book • graphic novel
A notebook of artist, graphic novelist, and filmmaker Shaun Tan’s sketches and ideas.
Hysteria by Megan Miranda (2013)
Reviewed by snow on January 25, 2013 tagged coming of age • mystery • paranormal
Mallory can't remember killing her boyfriend in self-defense. Escaping to boarding school, her secret comes out.
Mythmaker The Life of J.R.R. Tolkien, creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings by Anne E. Neimark (2012)
Reviewed by snow on January 4, 2013 tagged biography
A Game for Swallows to die, to leave, to return by Zeina Abirached (2012)
Reviewed by snow on October 19, 2012 tagged biography • graphic novel
Zeina grew up during the Lebanese Civil War, and became used to the daily hazards of life in a war zone.
On the Day I Died Stories from the Grave by Candace Fleming, Ramon DeOcampo, Ariadne Meyers, Nick Chamian, Jonathan Sanders, Everette Plen, Amy Rubinate, Justine Eyre, Aaron Groben, MacLeod Andrews, Becca Battoe (2012)
Reviewed by snow on September 21, 2012 tagged anthology • audiobook • paranormal
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls #1) by Ally Carter, Renée Raudman (2006)
Reviewed by snow on June 29, 2012 tagged audiobook • coming of age • mystery • thriller
Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy (Gallagher Girls #2) by Ally Carter, Renée Raudman (2007)
Reviewed by snow on June 29, 2012 tagged audiobook • coming of age • thriller
The Egg of Misery (Fangbone: Third-Grade Barbarian Volume 2) by Michael Rex (2012)
Reviewed by snow on June 15, 2012 tagged fantasy • graphic novel
Cook This, Not That! Easy & Awesome 350-Calorie Meals by David Zinczenko, Matt Goulding (2010)
Reviewed by snow on May 11, 2012 tagged cookbook
She Walks in Beauty A Woman's Journey Through Poems by Caroline Kennedy (2011)
Reviewed by snow on February 17, 2012 tagged anthology • poetry
The Downside of Being Up by Alan Lawrence Sitomer (2011)
Reviewed by snow on January 6, 2012 tagged coming of age • humor • romance
Bobby pops boners at the worst times. After scaring his math teacher, he is sent to correctional erectional therapy.