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Scowler by Daniel Kraus (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on October 25, 2013 tagged coming of agescience fictionthriller
    Ry helped send his father to prison. Now he's free and bent on revenge. Ry's only hope: 3 childhood toys.

The Madwoman in the Volvo My Year of Raging Hormones by Sandra Tsing Loh (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on October 17, 2014 tagged biography
    One woman’s roller coaster year going through menopause.

I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on May 10, 2013 tagged mysterythriller
    Jazz helps hunt down the murderer copycatting his serial killer father’s methods.

Truth Like the Sun by Jim Lynch (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on November 13, 2015 tagged historical fictionliterary

In Falling Snow by Mary-Rose MacColl (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 8, 2014 tagged historical fiction
    Iris leaves Australia to find her brother, who is fighting in WWI, and ends up working in a hospital outside Paris.

Point Your Face at This Drawings by Demetri Martin (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on July 18, 2014 tagged comic stripshumor
    Pun-filled cartoons by comedian Demetri Martin.

It's So Easy and Other Lies by Duff McKagan (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on November 1, 2013 tagged biography
    Guns ’N Roses bassist Duff McKagan discusses his early life, his bands, and his struggles with addiction.

Evel The High Flying Life of Evel Knievel: American Showman, Daredevil, and Legend by Leigh Montville (2011)
    Reviewed by darcy on November 14, 2014 tagged biography
    Evel Knievel sold insurance, broke into safes, and worked security before becoming a daredevil.

American Ghoul by Walt Morton (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 7, 2013 tagged coming of agehorror
    Howard struggles to stock his grandmother’s freezer with human flesh to eat. He also has normal teenage problems.

I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on January 1, 2016 tagged coming of age

Sparky! by Jenny Offill, Chris Appelhans (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on January 23, 2015 tagged picture book

The Mighty Lalouche by Matthew Olshan, Sophie Blackall (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on February 28, 2014 tagged picture book
    A small former postman becomes a boxing sensation.

The Third Twin by C.J. Omololu (2015)
    Reviewed by darcy on July 31, 2015 tagged coming of agemystery

I Am Ozzy by Ozzy Osbourne, Chris Ayres (2009)
    Reviewed by darcy on May 3, 2013 tagged biography

Jelly Shot Test Kitchen Jell-ing Classic Cocktails--One Drink At A Time by Michelle Palm (2011)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 13, 2014 tagged cookbook
    How to make jelly shot cocktails featuring gourmet ingredients.

Her A Memoir by Christa Parravani (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on January 10, 2014 tagged biographycoming of age
    A memoir about dealing with a sister’s crushing fear, depression, and eventual overdose.

Ghosting by Edith Pattou (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on September 11, 2015 tagged coming of agepoetry

Open Mic Riffs on Life between Cultures in Ten Voices by Mitali Perkins, Cherry Cheva, Varian Johnson, Naomi Shihab Nye, Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, G. Neri, Debbie Rigaud, Francisco X. Stork, Gene Luen Yang, David Yoo (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on November 21, 2014 tagged anthologycoming of agepoetry
    An anthology of work by ten well-known young adult authors about growing up between cultures.

Crap Cars by Richard Porter (2005)
    Reviewed by darcy on July 4, 2014 tagged coffee table book
    A sarcastic guide to the world’s worst cars.

Ernest, The Moose Who Doesn't Fit by Catherine Rayner (2010)
    Reviewed by darcy on April 19, 2013 tagged picture book

Methland The Death and Life of an American Small Town by Nick Reding (2009)
    Reviewed by darcy on December 6, 2013 tagged nonfiction
    A journalist follows the spread of meth in Oelwein, Iowa.

Dogs in Cars by Lara Jo Regan (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 5, 2015 tagged coffee table book

Garlic and Sapphires The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise by Ruth Reichl (2006)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 13, 2014 tagged biography
    Restaurant critic Ruth Reichl had to employ disguises to remain anonymous when she was eating out.

Slacks and Calluses Our Summer In a Bomber Factory by Constance Bowman Reid, Clara Marie Allen (2004)
    Reviewed by darcy on December 21, 2012 tagged history

She-Smoke A Backyard Barbecue Book by Julie Reinhardt (2009)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 19, 2015 tagged cookbook

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 14, 2015 tagged coming of ageromance

The Fourth Stall by Chris Rylander (2011)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 9, 2013 tagged chapter bookmystery

The Harbormaster's Daughter by Heidi Jon Schmidt (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on December 7, 2012 tagged literary

Knitmare on Elm Street 20 Projects That Go Bump In The Night by Hannah Simpson (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on March 1, 2013 tagged horrornonfiction
    Photographs and easy instructions for how to knit zombies, vampires and other monsters.

Bruised by Sarah Skilton (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on May 24, 2013 tagged coming of age
    During a fatal shooting in a diner, Imogen, a Tae Kwon Do black belt, froze. Now she works to rebuild her life.

Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on May 2, 2014 tagged coming of age
    After Willow’s parents die, another family takes her in and tries to make sure she’s cared for.

I Haiku You by Betsy Snyder (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on March 8, 2013 tagged picture bookpoetry
    A picture book full of haiku showing love throughout the four seasons.

Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on May 29, 2015 tagged essays

The Light Between Oceans a novel by M.L. Stedman (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 20, 2014 tagged historical fiction
    A lighthouse keeper and his wife find a baby that washes ashore and raise it as their own.

Flow A Cultural History Of Menstruation by Elissa Stein, Susan Kim (2009)
    Reviewed by darcy on February 22, 2013 tagged history
    A cultural history of menstruation including photos of odd and historical feminine hygiene products.

Waterloo & Trafalgar by Olivier Tallec (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on May 30, 2014 tagged picture book
    Two soldiers sit across a fence from one another, armed and prepared to fight.

See A Heart, Share A Heart by Eric Telchin (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on April 26, 2013 tagged coffee table book
    Photos that capture heart shapes in the world around us from the blog Boy Sees Hearts.

Part Wild Caught Between the Worlds of Wolves and Dogs by Ceiridwen Terrill (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on December 20, 2013 tagged biographynonfiction
    Terrill sees the beauty in her adopted wolf-dog puppy even when others worry he’s a monster.

An Echo Through the Snow by Andrea Thalasinos (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 23, 2013 tagged historical fictionliterary

Feed Zone Portables: A Cookbook of On-the-Go Food for Athletes by Biju Thomas, Allen Lim (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on September 4, 2015 tagged cookbook

What the Dinosaurs Did Last Night by Refe Tuma, Susan Tuma (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on September 25, 2015 tagged artcoffee table bookhumor

Alphabet Trucks by Samantha Vamos, Ryan O'Rourke (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on January 3, 2014 tagged picture book
    An alphabet book that plays on children’s love of trucks to trick them into learning to read.

Lucha Loco: The Free Wrestlers of Mexico by Malcolm Venville (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on February 5, 2016 tagged coffee table booknonfiction

The Cleaner of Chartres by Salley Vickers (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 22, 2014 tagged literary
    After 20 years in Chartres, Agnès is part of the village, and takes on the task of cleaning the cathedral.

Beautiful Ruins A Novel by Jess Walter (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on April 5, 2013 tagged historical fiction
    In 1962, a young Italian innkeeper meets a beautiful American actress. Years later, he goes to Hollywood to find her.

We Live in Water by Jess Walter (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 23, 2013 tagged literaryshort stories

The Pet Project Cute and Cuddly Vicious Verses by Lisa Wheeler, Zachariah OHora (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on September 20, 2013 tagged picture bookpoetry

Pug And Other Animal Poems by Valerie Worth, Steve Jenkins (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 30, 2013 tagged picture bookpoetry

Early Bird by Toni Yuly (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on April 11, 2014 tagged picture book
    Early Bird wakes up and looks for the Early Worm.

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