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John Hughes: A Life in Film: The Genius Behind Ferris Bueller, The Breakfast Club, Home Alone, and more by Kirk Honeycutt (2015)
Reviewed by emilyreads on January 15, 2016 tagged biography • nonfiction
Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones, Katie Kath (2015)
Reviewed by geneambaum on April 17, 2015 tagged coming of age
Born To Be Awkward: Celebrating Those Imperfect Moments of Babyhood by Mike Bender, Doug Chernack (2015)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on April 22, 2016 tagged coffee table book • nonfiction
Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls: A Handbook for Unapologetic Living by Jes Baker (2015)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on September 2, 2016 tagged essays • nonfiction
Glory The Complete Saga by Joe Keatinge, Ross Campbell (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 19, 2014 tagged fantasy • graphic novel • superhero
A young girl who has been dreaming of half-god, half-demon Glory tracks her down and joins her army.
No-Drama Discipline The Whole-Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind by Daniel J. Siegel, Tina Payne Bryson (2014)
Reviewed by saracole on January 16, 2015 tagged nonfiction • science
Costume Quest Invasion of the Candy Snatchers by Zac Gorman (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 17, 2014 tagged graphic novel • horror • humor
Klem and his friends travel from their monster-filled dimension to our frightful world on a quest for candy.
Shoplifter by Michael Cho (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on November 21, 2014 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Corrina wanted to be a writer, but for five years she’s written only ad copy. She shoplifts to feel alive.
Better Nate Than Ever by Tim Federle (2014)
Reviewed by billba on September 5, 2014 tagged coming of age
Middle schooler Nate has always wanted to star in a broadway show. He escapes to NY to audition for E.T. The Musical.
Annihilation (The Southern Reach trilogy Book One) by Jeff VanderMeer (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on August 29, 2014 tagged science fiction
Four scientists investigate a mysterious area slowly being reclaimed by nature, where things are not what they seem.
Grasshopper Jungle A History by Andrew Smith (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on September 26, 2014 tagged coming of age • science fiction
Austin Szerba explains how he and his best friend Robby accidentally started the apocalypse in Ealing, Iowa.
Doug Wildey's Rio The Complete Saga by Doug Wildey (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 18, 2014 tagged graphic novel • western
A former outlaw works in the old west on special assignment for U.S. Grant.
The Misadventures Of The Family Fletcher by Dana Alison Levy (2014)
Reviewed by rosie on October 24, 2014 tagged coming of age
A mixed family's attempts at diplomacy with their grumpy neighbor go very wrong.
The Webcomics handbook by Brad Guigar (2014)
Reviewed by billba on June 20, 2014 tagged art • comic strips • nonfiction
How to make your own webcomic, from writing and drawing to technical details to making money.
The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang, Sonny Liew (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 4, 2014 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction • superhero
Hank wants to be a grocer in Chinatown like his father, but his mother wants him to be a superhero.
All Star by Jesse Lonergan (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on June 6, 2014 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Carl and Edsen are very different, but their lives diverge even more when they are caught stealing from Red’s.
Red Rising by Pierce Brown (2014)
Reviewed by billba on April 25, 2014 tagged coming of age • science fiction
After his beloved wife is executed, a miner in the Mars colony masquerades as a member of the ruling class.
The Martian by Andy Weir (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on May 9, 2014 tagged science fiction
Astronaut Mark Watney was left behind on Mars during an emergency evacuation, and has to figure out how to survive.
The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith (2014)
Reviewed by billba on July 11, 2014 tagged mystery
Cormoran Strike isn’t in a good place to solve a high-profile murder case. Then his new temp changes his life.
The Private Eye Volume One by Brian K. Vaughan, Marcos Martin, Munsa Vicente (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on September 19, 2014 tagged graphic novel • science fiction
A woman hires an unlicensed investigator to dig up dirt on her, then she's murdered.
Fatale Deluxe Edition Volume One by Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips (2014)
Reviewed by billba on May 2, 2014 tagged graphic novel • horror • mystery
Jo is beautiful, irresistible to men. Seemingly immortal, she has been pursued by a violent cult since the 30’s.
In Her Kitchen Stories and Recipes from Grandmas Around the World by Gabriele Galimberti (2014)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on June 12, 2015 tagged coffee table book • nonfiction