Category Archives: YA Contemporary

Book Talk | Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

“Eleanor & Park” by Rainbow Rowell ISBN: 1250012570 / ISBN13: 9781250012579 Number of Pages: 328 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Publication Date: 26 February 2013 Date Read: December 2013 (first read) / 05 April 2016 (re-read) Format and Source: Hardback, given … Continue reading

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Book Talk | Paperweight by Meg Haston

“Paperweight” by Meg Haston ASIN: B00OG8JBNO Number of Pages: 304 Publisher: Harper Teen Publication Date: 7 July 2015 Date Read: August 2015 Format and Source: eBook Rating: ★★★ Seventeen-year-old Stevie is trapped. In her life. In her body. And now … Continue reading

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Book Talk | Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

  “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe” by Benjamin Alire Sáenz ISBN: 1442408928 / ISBN13: 9781442408920 Number of Pages: 359 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Publication Date: 21 February 2012 Date Read: 16 July … Continue reading

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