Her Body and Other Parties

by Anne

I have heard all of the stories about girls like me, and I am unafraid to make more of them.…

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The Knife of Never Letting Go

By Erica

If you want to know who my favorite author is, look no further than Patrick Ness. Of course there are…

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Strange Weather

by Tory

HOLY CRAP IT’S SO FREAKING GOOD. In case you weren’t aware, Joe Hill is Stephen King’s son (and, *cough* the King…

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The Ethical Slut

by Madeline

At its core, The Ethical Slut is a book about communication. No matter who you are or what kind of relationship you’re…

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What Happened

by Wes

We have all read LOADS of information regarding the 2016 Presidential Election at this point, what else is there to…

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Little Big Girl

by Tory

Little Big Girl is written and illustrated by Claire Keane, the granddaughter of Family Circus’ Bil Keane, who has an illustration style…

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Marriage of a Thousand Lies

by Madeline

Good books make you feel: nostalgia, fear, joy. Great books give words to a feeling you held deep within yourself…

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The Forbidden Garden

by Alison

Grad school does not leave a lot of time for leisurely reading so I have a big love for books…

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Beautiful Hands

by Michelle Stoneman, Lincoln Kindergarten Teacher:

Assuming this would be another sweet children’s picture book, I was not prepared for the impact this book had on…

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The Girls

by Tory

The Girls takes place in California in the 1960s, and focuses on 14-year-old Evie falling into a fictionalized version of Charles Manson’s…

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