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Three Book Reviews



 
Title: The Best Little Girl in the World
Author: Steven Levenkron
Rating: 2/5

Summary from B&N: Kessa thinks she's overweight. She's five foot four and ninety-eight pounds. Kessa has anorexia nervosa.

 
My review here.


 
Title: Dare Truth or Promise
Author: Paula Boock
Rating: 1.5/5

Summary from B&N: When Louie and Willa first meet, they don't know their lives will soon be changed forever. Self-assured Louie is gearing up for another successful year in high school, starring in a production of Twelfth Night and running the Comedy Club. Kicked out of her last school and still stinging from a past relationship, Willa wants only to get through her final year at school quietly so she can graduate and become a chef. More than anything, she wants to be left alone. But each girl unexpectedly finds that plans mean nothing when it comes to love. Louie discovers that everything she was sure of-acceptance, faith, and identity-are not what they had seemed. And Willa finds herself suddenly willing to take another chance.

 
My review here.


 
Title: Shiver
Author: Maggie Stiefvater
Rating: 3/5

Summary: For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One yellow-eyed wolf--her wolf--is a chilling presence she can't seem to live without. Meanwhile, Sam has lived two lives: In winter, the frozen woods, the protection of the pack, and the silent company of a fearless girl. In summer, a few precious months of being human . . . until the cold makes him shift back again.  

Now, Grace meets a yellow-eyed boy whose familiarity takes her breath away. It's her wolf. It has to be. But as winter nears, Sam must fight to stay human--or risk losing himself, and Grace, forever. 
 
My review here.


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