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Deadly Pink by Vivian Vande Velde (2012)
Reviewed by snow on March 15, 2013 tagged coming of age • science fiction
Grace’s perfect sister, Emily, is hiding inside a VR game and could die (for real) there.
The Year of Learning Dangerously Adventures in Homeschooling by Quinn Cummings (2012)
Reviewed by snow on April 26, 2013 tagged nonfiction
A mother homeschools her smart, creative, manipulative daughter.
Anything and Something by Kaoru Mori (2012)
Reviewed by snow on May 17, 2013 tagged graphic novel • short stories
Short stories (many of which feature maids) from Kaoru Mori, one of Japan's most talented mangaka.
Quilt It with Love The Project Linus Story: 20+ Quilt Patterns & Stories to Warm Your Heart by Mary Balagna, Carol Babbitt (2012)
Reviewed by snow on August 16, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Hollow Earth by John Barrowman, Carole E. Barrowman (2012)
Reviewed by snow on March 22, 2013 tagged art • fantasy • paranormal
Telepathic twins vs. the Hollow Earth Society, who want to release the monsters from the world below ours.
A Game for Swallows to die, to leave, to return by Zeina Abirached (2012)
Reviewed by snow on October 19, 2012 tagged biography • graphic novel
Zeina grew up during the Lebanese Civil War, and became used to the daily hazards of life in a war zone.
Personal Demons (Hopeless, Maine Volume One) by Tom Brown, Nimue Brown (2012)
Reviewed by snow on October 31, 2014 tagged coming of age • graphic novel • paranormal
In a town beset by dark forces, Salamandra and her friends try to save an innocent girl from a malevolent spirit.
Ninjasaur Volume One by Jason Horn (2012)
Reviewed by snow on January 3, 2014 tagged fantasy • graphic novel • humor • science fiction
A ninja dinosaur fights science nerds, time travelling ghost mystics, and canned tomato monsters.
The Egg of Misery (Fangbone: Third-Grade Barbarian Volume 2) by Michael Rex (2012)
Reviewed by snow on June 15, 2012 tagged fantasy • graphic novel
On the Day I Died Stories from the Grave by Candace Fleming, Ramon DeOcampo, Ariadne Meyers, Nick Chamian, Jonathan Sanders, Everette Plen, Amy Rubinate, Justine Eyre, Aaron Groben, MacLeod Andrews, Becca Battoe (2012)
Reviewed by snow on September 21, 2012 tagged anthology • audiobook • paranormal
Mythmaker The Life of J.R.R. Tolkien, creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings by Anne E. Neimark (2012)
Reviewed by snow on January 4, 2013 tagged biography
Archie’s Pal Kevin Keller by Dan Parent (2012)
Reviewed by snow on February 22, 2013 tagged coming of age • graphic novel
Kevin Keller moves to Riverdale, runs for class president, plans prom, and goes on his first date (with a boy).
The Downside of Being Up by Alan Lawrence Sitomer (2011)
Reviewed by snow on January 6, 2012 tagged coming of age • humor • romance
Bobby pops boners at the worst times. After scaring his math teacher, he is sent to correctional erectional therapy.
She Walks in Beauty A Woman's Journey Through Poems by Caroline Kennedy (2011)
Reviewed by snow on February 17, 2012 tagged anthology • poetry
A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness (2011)
Reviewed by snow on May 13, 2011 tagged paranormal
Diana Bishop discovers an enchanted manuscript that puts her in danger and forces her to embrace her magical legacy.
Lemonade and Other Poems Squeezed from a Single Word by Bob Raczka, Nancy Doniger (2011)
Reviewed by snow on July 5, 2013 tagged picture book • poetry
The Mysterious Howling (The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place Volume 1) by Maryrose Wood, Katherine Kellgren (2011)
Reviewed by snow on December 6, 2013 tagged audiobook • chapter book • historical fiction
Penelope Lumley has been hired as governess for three children raised by wolves.
Cook This, Not That! Easy & Awesome 350-Calorie Meals by David Zinczenko, Matt Goulding (2010)
Reviewed by snow on May 11, 2012 tagged cookbook
Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal (2010)
Reviewed by snow on March 15, 2013 tagged fantasy • historical fiction
Jane is a talented glamourist. Mr. Dunkirk admires her skills and intelligence, but others threaten her family honor.