Posts Tagged ‘YA literature’

Day 822 April 2 2011

In 5th line on April 2, 2011 at 10:47 am

“Have you read 233 to 267?”~~Tutored by Allison Whittenberg

Another R & J story….but this one offers great insight.

Day 801 March 12 2011

In 5th line on March 12, 2011 at 10:10 am

“Please take it,” he said.”~~Entwined by Heather Dixon

Dancing sisters face danger after their mother dies.

Day 799 March 10 2011

In 5th line on March 10, 2011 at 10:22 am

“That’s why I have to stay focused, Ash.”~~The Latte Rebellion by Sarah Jamila Stevenson

Two high school girls try to raise awareness for mixed-race students and start a T-shirt business, but the group’s social agenda may land them in a cuppa hot water….or latte.

Day 791 March 2 2011

In 5th line on March 2, 2011 at 11:54 am

“In Ymbria we know what Caledon is – over and over and over, for hundreds and hundreds of years.”~~House of the Star by Caitlin Brennan

Can two princeses save their worlds from war?

Day 789 February 28 2011

In 5th line on February 28, 2011 at 11:15 am

“It’s just the way I am.”~~Keeper by Mal Peet

A soccer story.

Day 768 February 7 2011

In 5th line on February 7, 2011 at 10:02 am

“What did you mean, the Sisters?”~~Wish by Joseph Monninger

Tommy has cystic fibrosis, and along with his sister, Bee, they try to make one of Tommy’s wishes come true.

Happy Birthday to my mom!

Day 762 February 1 2011

In 5th line on February 1, 2011 at 10:02 am

“Tears streaked out of her eyes.”~~Father of Lies by Ann Turner

A young girl struggles against good and evil during the Salem Witch Trials.

Day 747 January 17, 2011

In 5th line on January 17, 2011 at 10:29 am

“You look fine for going to the beach.”~~Dead Beautiful by Yvonne Woon

Day 720 December 21 2010

In 5th line on December 21, 2010 at 10:37 am

“Well, I did try alcohol once.”~~Violence 101 by Denis Wright

14-year-old Hamish Graham: genius or sociopath? You decide after reading his journal entries and hearing from the staff at the New Horizons.

Day 694 November 25 2010

In 5th line on November 25, 2010 at 5:03 pm

“You just have to take things one at a time.”~~Blindsided by Priscilla Cummings

Teenager Natalie finds out and learns to adapt to losing her eyesight.