|Title of the book|
LAST name of AUTHOR, FIRST name of AUTHOR
|Genre of the book||Quick summary of the book. 3-5 Sentences|
|Babe & Me||Dan Gutman||Adventure||On the Date of October 1, 1932, Babe Ruth pointed towards the stands before hitting a home run. Did Babe call the shot or not? People never believed it. But there's people out their like Joe Stoshack who wants to know whether or not he called his shot. What people don't know about Joe is that he has the ability to travel through time, figure out one of the greatest enigma's in baseball's history.|
|A Piece of Cake||Brown, Cupcake|
As you read this memoir, you will travel through the crazy and sad life of Cupcake Brown. You will look through her eyes as she explains all the horrible things that have happened to her throughout her life. If you feel like your life is horrible, once you read this book, you'll be thankful for your life and how it is.
|Always running||Luis J. Rodriguez|
|A young Mexican boy in L.A. is trying to survive the hard life of poverty and gang violence. Over time he turns from an innocent child to a shooting gang banger. He tells his story and what he went through growing-up.|
|Because of Romek||David Faber|
|It was about the struggle David had during the Holocaust and his whole journey through it. David lived a nightmare when he was young and saw all of his family die and kept a promise he made to his mom that he'd try to survive and escape from the Germans. David also met lots of people that helped him during his journey and will never forget them.|
|Cobain Unseen||R. Cross, Charles|
|A Biography about Kurt Cobain the rebellious, dark minded, front man of the major band Nirvana. This book shows Cobain in a way you've never seen before. From his innocent childhood to his early death the author Charles Cross explains the dark and incredible mind of the musical icon.|
|Heavier Than Heaven||Cross, Charles R.|
|It is a biography of Kurt Cobain's but badass rise to fame. Charles R. Cross is a veteran of writing biography's about musicians.|
|Muhammad Ali||Fitch, John|
|It was a biography of Muhammad Ali and what people though of him|
|No Easy Day||Owen Mark|
|The books is about the stories of a navy seal on seal team six. It goes through how hard it is to get where he is and the sacrifice he makes for his country and his family. He deeply explains his role on the killing of Osama Bin Laden. The book is not extremely exiting but it is very interesting for people who are interested in the military or just want to hear a first hand view on one of the most important military missions in modern times.|
|the boy in the striped pjs||l|
|the boy in the striped pajamas is about a young boy who moves and has to make new friends. |
he meets a new friend who is jew he is in a camp and they seem o have a lot in common.
he goes to visit his new friend everyday, but one day his father goes missing so he goes in the camp to help his friend find his dad.
|The Color of Water A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother||McBride, James|
|Ruth McBride struggled her whole entire life. She buried her past a long time ago. Now she has 12 African American half Jewish children and has been a widow twice. She struggled a lot to make sure that her children didn't end up with a bad life. All her 12 children have professional careers.|
|The Glass Castle||Walls, Jeanette|
This book is a memoir written by Jeannette Walls. The book recounts Walls' and her siblings' unconventional, poverty-stricken upbringing at the hands of their deeply dysfunctional parents and all the hardships they endured and suffered. It is intriguing and heartbreaking to watch as they struggle to survive and succeed.
|The Uncaged Eagle||Richard Troliver|
|A black man breaks the color barrier and becomes one of the best fighter pilots of the Air Force by attending their version of top gun.|
In boyhood, Louis Zamperini was an incorrigible delinquent. As a teenager, he channeled his defiance into running, discovering a prodigious talent that carried him to the Berlin Olympics. When World War II began he became an airmen and his entire life changed. When his Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean, and against all odds, he survived. Then captured by enemy forces, Louie (as his friends and family called him) suffered through, backbreaking labor, intense beating, malnutrition, disease, and his body diminishing every day. His family didn't know if he was alive or dead at that point, but it was his willpower that kept him alive, and even after the war helped him past alcoholism and PTSD.
|A Walk to Remember||sparks, Nicholas||Classic||A Walk to Remember tell the story of a prom king falling in love with a total outcast. Jaime would rather spend her time reading the bible while Landon would rather be out partying with his schemer friends. When the two met it was rocky at first but after a while they began to develope a relationship not even Jaimes rare form of cancer could break up. Landon spent every day with her until it was time for her to pass. I learned from this book not to care about the opinions from others and to do what makes me happy.|
|Boku No Pico||Katsuyoshi Yatabe||Classic||It's a coming of age story about 3 young people who form a love triangle. There is a dog toy. I ain't goin to heaven.|
|Hatchet||Paulson,Gary||Classic||A boy who has to survive in the wild. He also has to land a plane without a run out. And he gets saved.|
|Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster||Krakauer, Jon||Classic||Krakauer is climbing Mt. Everest and is describing the hardships and problems reaching the summit.|
|The Alchemist||Coelho Paulo||Classic||Paulo Coelho's enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world. This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and inspiring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the Pyramids.|
|The Lost Hero||Riordan, Rick|
Combined Historical Fiction and Fiction
|a book about three half blood heroes named Jason son of Jupiter, Leo son of Hephaestus, and Piper daughter of Aphrodite, all on a quest to stop Gaea from rising. Gaea the earth mother is awakening from her slumber and grows more and more powerful but she cannot be defeated only lulled back to sleep. Her sons the Giants have been brought back from Tartarus as well and their mission is to destroy the gods of Olympus they can only be defeated with the combined forces of a demigod and a god so these three heroes must go on a journey to destroy the giants and stop the earth mother from awakening.|
|The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian||Allexie, Sherman||Comedy||The novel opens up with Arnold 's explanation that he is born with excess water in the brain and is born with many problems with his body. With those problems he is bullied in the reserve in which he lives in and his best friend Rowdy brightens his future by still going on to still live in this cruel world he is in. Later on in life Arnold makes the decision to go to a all whites school to get a better life and education. With that said his culture and the other culture are put in differences when they meet and Arnold finds himself out of place and indifferent. Although being the only Indian there not including the school mascot who is also Indian, Arnold is faced with a life that who does not get back at the reserve. His whole world changes and two lives are made for Arnold when he makes the decision to leave his reserve and study somewhere else.|
|The Crucible||Arthur Miller||DRAMA||It's in the time where the Salem Witches were around. A girl loves and obsesses over the town's proctor. They have an affair. Abigail (the protagonist) does witchcraft and accuses of the proctors wife of doing it. She will do everything to make him hers.D|
|Safe Haven||Sparks, Nicholas|
drama, romantic, mysterious
|A mysterious young woman named Katie appears in a small town. Beautiful yet not comfortable with herself, Katie tries to avoid forming any ties to anyone in the town. It is not until a series of events that she finds herself with a good friend, Jo and a man she falls for, Alex. But even as Katie begins to fall in love she struggles with the secrets of her past, her past that is not quite in the past.|
|Divergent||Roth, Veronica||Dystopian||In Beatrice Prior's dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue--Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the rest of their lives. For Beatrice, the decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is--she can't have both. So she makes a choice that surprises everyone, including herself.|
|Divergent||Veronicia Roth||Dystopian||The story of a girl that lives in a post apocalyptic world which is the ruminates of a scientific failure and now the society is split up into factions which each have specific jobs and skills.|
|DIVERGENT||Roth, Veronica||Dystopian||Its an amazing book about the post- apocalyptic USA, the story is based in Chicago, the city is broken up into 5 factions, Dauntless, Candor, Erudite, Amity, and Abnegation. The story follows a 16 year old named Beatris or Tris, she is in the faction abnegation. You have to read it for yourself to find out the rest! :P|
|Fahrenheit 451||Bradbury||Dystopian||Guy Montag - a fireman who's jab it is to start fires - enjoyed his job for the past ten years. In the whole time, he had never questioned the motives behind setting books on fire, until he meets a seventeen-year old girl who told him of a past when people were not afraid. Then Guy meets a professor who told him of a future in which people could think, and Guy Montag suddenly realized what he as to do….|
(My favorite book of all time! -Jessica)
|Jegend||Lu, Marie||Dystopian||What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old Day is the country's most wanted criminal.|
|Legend||Marie Lu||Dystopian||What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old Day is the country's most wanted criminal. But his motives may not be as malicious as they seem.|
From very different worlds, June and Day have no reason to cross paths - until the day June's brother, Metias, is murdered and Day becomes the prime suspect. Caught in the ultimate game of cat and mouse, Day is in a race for his family's survival, while June seeks to avenge Metias's death. But in a shocking turn of events, the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together, and the sinister lengths their country will go to keep its secrets.
Full of nonstop action, suspense, and romance, this novel is sure to move readers as much as it thrills.
|Matched||Condie, Ally||Dystopian||"Matched" is a very good dystopian book that is somewhat similar to "The Hunger Games." The main character, Cassia, has always trusted the Society to make the right choices for her: what to read, what to watch, what to believe. So when Xander's face appears on-screen at her Matching ceremony, Cassia knows with complete certainty that he is her ideal mate... until she sees Ky Markham's face flash for an instant before the screen fades to black.|
Uglies is set in a world in which everyone has an operation the day of their sixteenth birthday, making them supermodel beautiful. Big doe-eyes, full lips, no one fat or skinny. Absolutely perfect. Everyone believes that this is a good thing, but it’s not. Especially if you’re one of the Smokies, a bunch of rebellious teens who’ve decided they want to keep their own (ugly) faces. Tally has wanted to be pretty all her life, but then a life changing decision is placed in her hands, either betray her friend and become pretty, or stay ugly her entire life.
|Alice's Adventures in Wonderland||Carrol, Lewis||Fantasy||A young girl named Alice sees a strange sight and falls down a rabbit hole into a strange land of talking animals and inanimate objects.|
|Bellman & Black||Diane Setterfield||Fantasy||Bellman & Black is a heart-thumpingly perfect ghost story, beautifully and irresistibly written, its ratcheting tension exquisitely calibrated line by line. Its hero is William Bellman, who, as a boy of 11, killed a shiny black rook with a catapult, and who grew up to be someone, his neighbours think, who "could go to the good or the bad." And indeed, although William Bellman's life at first seems blessed—he has a happy marriage to a beautiful woman, becomes father to a brood of bright, strong children, and thrives in business—one by one, people around him die. And at each funeral, he is startled to see a strange man in black, smiling at him.|
|Bloody Valentine||De La Cruz Melissa||Fantasy||The book "Bloody Valentine" are a series of love stories having to do with blue bloods(vampires) and many other fiction characters the storied are short but catchy|
|Bridge to Terabithia||Paterson Katherine||Fantasy||It's about how two young teenagers have this crazy imagination and create a new world in the woods named Terabithia. This world f theirs was like a kingdom and they made themselves the king and queen of it.But there's only one way to get over to the woods and it was swinging themselves on side to another unfortunately this one time where Jess went to the museum with his teacher and Leslie went to look for him inside their kingdom but she had a terrible accident.|
|Divergent||Veronica Roth||Fantasy||the book is about a society that is split into 5 factions Abnegation, Erudite, Dauntless, Amity, and Candor. people are placed into these factions depending on their personality and how their brain works. But their are people known as divergent who don't belong in either of these factions. the story fallows a girl named Tris who is divergent and to stay safe she learns to live with the dauntless. She eventually learn to deal with the fact that she is divergent and uses that gift to help her friend out.|
|Divergent||Roth, Veronica||Fantasy||The book Divergent was about a teenager, Tris being different and just trying to fit in and be normal, however it is hard because of her difference and she will have to make a choice that could change the rest of her life. She will have to leave her family and friends and everything she knows to hide the fact that shes different and to save her life. During her journey she will meet others like her and have to make other life changing choices and risks that could end up being devastating. Her whole life is in her hands and whether she decides to do the right thing or be selfish will change everything, it all relies on the decisions she makes.|
|Divergent||Roth, Veronica||Fantasy||Civilization has split into 5 factions that each play a role. Each and every person may chose where they will fit in best, but young Beatrice Prior has discovered she has a gift. She is Divergent, she can fit in anywhere she wants, she will not act a certain way in order to please her faction she will rise above and learn to master and hide her gift from those who wish her dead.|
|Ender's Game||Chard, Orson Scott||Fantasy||It's based in the future with a very controlled government where children with very gifted minds are scouted at a young age and brought through schools in space where they are taught to fight aliens to help defend Earth from an intergalactic invasion|
|Eragon||Christopher Paolini||Fantasy||Farmer guy becomes dragon rider and saves all life.|
|Ever World||K.A Applegate||Fantasy|
There is a place that shouldn't exist.
And there are creatures that shouldn't exist.
Welcome to the land where all of your dreams and nightmares are very real and often deadly
Welcome to EVERWORLD
|Evermore||Noel, Alyson||Fantasy||Ever's parents, dog, and sister Riley all crossed over to the other side of the bridge. But she stayed, and staying means that, unlike them, Ever is still alive today. She isn't sure how she managed to survive the fatal car crash, but what she does know is that the accident has left her with abnormal abilities. Regular teens can't hear thoughts, see auras, or talk to their dead sister, but Ever knows that she's not normal, at least not anymore. Most of the time at school, Ever is forced to drown out other people's thoughts with earphones, or else she'd go insane. But there's a new student whose thoughts are completely locked from Ever, and she can't see his aura. Ever is immediately interested, and as she discovers more about him, she also discovers more about herself.|
|Hunger Games||Collin, Suzane||Fantasy|
A young girl be the name of Katniss Everdeen lives a place district 12, that is one of 12. In a world where it is govern by power and slaughter. Every year 2 people from each district are picked and are sent to what is called the hunger games and fight to the death leaving one living. She volunteers at the reaping when her sister prim is chosen to be in the hunger games. She then goes on through many challenges through days in and out of the games. And through out the first second and even third book she begins uprising that she does not know of till soon on.
|I Am Four, The Rise of Nine||Lore, Pittacus||Fantasy|
The Rise of Nine is the third book in the Lorien Legacies. The Novel follows the events of The Power of Six. Number Four, after infiltrating the Mogodorian base in West Virginia, is in hiding with Number Nine while Marina and Number Six, along with Crayton and Ella, depart for India to follow rumors of a boy with miraculous abilities.
|Incarceron||Fisher, Catherine||Fantasy||ncarceron -- a futuristic prison, sealed from view, where the descendants of the original prisoners live in a dark world torn by rivalry and savagery. It is a terrifying mix of high technology -- a living building which pervades the novel as an ever-watchful, ever-vengeful character, and a typical medieval torture chamber -- chains, great halls, dungeons. A young prisoner, Finn, has haunting visions of an earlier life, and cannot believe he was born here and has always been here. In the outer world, Claudia, daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, is trapped in her own form of prison -- a futuristic world constructed beautifully to look like a past era, an imminent marriage she dreads. She knows nothing of Incarceron, except that it exists. But there comes a moment when Finn, inside Incarceron, and Claudia, outside, simultaneously find a device -- a crystal key, through which they can talk to each other. And so the plan for Finn's escape is born|
|Incarceron||Fisher, Catherine||Fantasy||The future is the past, the world has been pushed back to a better time, where technology is forbidden. To make our world better another is built, a utopia, a beautiful land, or so the outsiders think. Incarceron is now a prison, with no escape except for the legend of Saphique who in tale made it out. But teenager Finn sees the stars in his dreams, and also has dreams of the way out. With his group of friends and the Warden's daughter on the outside, will they manage to escape the grasp of the prison, of Incarceron?|
|Jurassic Park||Crichton, Michael||Fantasy||An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Creatures once extinct now roam Jurassic Park, soon-to-be opened as a theme park. Until something goes wrong...and science proves a dangerous toy.|
In the future the United States have split into two countries, Republic and Colonies. But not only that, there have also been a massive amount of flooding and submerging whole countries around the world. But during one normal day Metias, brother to the Republics prodigy June, is supposedly killed by the infamous criminal Day. Now June is determined to find hr brothers murderer. But along the way Junes alliance is put into question as she learns the Republics darkest secrets.
|Levithan||Westerfeild, Scott||Fantasy||This book is staged in world war 1 with one side using giant, sophisticated machines fighting the other side that uses fabricated beasts. The main characters are Deryen (female that joins the airforce) and Alek (Arch Duke of Austria). The two characters have their own adventures throughout the book but in the end their paths cross and interesting emotions and events follow.|
Dahvana Headley, Maria
Aza Ray Boyle is drowning in thin air. All Aza has ever known is hospitals, she doesn't stay anywhere for long before she is shipped off to the hospital. Aza's sixteenth birthday is coming up, and all seems normal, until she sees a ship in the sky. As if it couldn't get any weirder she dies. And wakes up on the very ship she has been looking for. Now her adventure begins.
|matched||I forgot||Fantasy||The novel is a fun to read book. it reminds me lots about the hunger games and divergent. there is lots of weird technology being used throughout the story and it never really got boring.|
|Operation Red Jericho||Joshua Mowll||Fantasy||Action, Adventure, and excitement. That is what this book brings to your world and imagination. This book will stimulate your senses and get you thinking about what will happen next you may stipulate but you may also be wrong.|
|The Indian in the Cupboard||Lynne Reid Banks||Fantasy||It is about a young boy who receives a cupboard box and later finds out that if you place a toy in the box it will surely come to life. It is a great story telling how something small can have such a great impact on you.|
|The Lion Witch and Wardrobe||C.S Lewis||Fantasy||Transported to a magical new world four children have to survive among the native creatures of this land. Everything seems to go well at first, but there is a evil present. The children will have to adapt and attack this problem at the source|
|The Mortal Instruments Series .||Clare,Cassandra||Fantasy||It is a good series with some challenging words for freshmen and a lot of stuff that relates to teens these days . It is a good drama and also action book .|
|The Otherworldlies||Kogler, Jennifer||Fantasy||Fern communicates with her dog, blisters from just moments in the sun, and has correctly predicted the daily weather for more than two years. Even so, she's always seemed to be a normal twelve-year-old girl . . . until one day when Fern closes her eyes in class and opens them seconds later on a sandy beach miles away from school. When Fern disappears again, this time to a place far more dangerous, she begins to realize exactly "how" different she is.|
With the help of her twin brother, Sam, Fern struggles to gain control of her supernatural powers. The arrival of a sinister vampire in town--who seems to have an alarming interest in Fern's powers--causes Fern to question her true identity. Who "is" she? More importantly, who can she count on? Soon Fern finds herself in the middle of a centuries-old battle--one that could destroy Fern and endanger everyone she loves.
|the tale of despereaux||Dicamillo Kate||Fantasy||he Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo is divided into four sections, each focusing on a different character. The first section, “A Mouse is Born,” begins with the birth of a tiny mouse within the walls of a castle in the Kingdom of Dor. The mouse is the last of his litter and the only one born alive. Certain he will die too, his mother, Antoinette Tilling, names him Despereaux, for despair. Unlike most mice, Despereaux is born with his eyes open. The other mice comment on this, all sure the baby will perish. However, Despereaux lives, although his tiny size and unusually large ears are a constant concern among the castle mice|
|The way of shadows||Weeks, Brent||Fantasy||I kid named azoth needs to make money to help support his friends. He turns to the best assassin in the land, Durzo Blint, and asks him to apprentice hime. He agrees and azoth grows up being the 2nd best assassin.|
|Warm Bodies||Marion, Isaac||Fantasy||Book is in the perspective of a zombie it has action and love and is hilarious. It is about a unique zombie who falls in love with a human. He keeps her in a airport on a plane till they eventually leave to bring her home. But other zombies no about them and the bonies don't like it.|
Wings of Fire: The Dragonet Prophecy
|Sutherland, Tui T.||Fantasy|
Clay is a young dragon that has lived in a cave for his whole life. Him and his friends never knew when their guardians would let them out until they realized they would have to secretly escape on their own to prevent a friend from being killed. Since they are part of a prophecy, they need to be protected with their lives, but if they escape, what dangers will they run into?
|Ender's Game||Card, Orson Scott||Fiction||This book is about a future world that has been attacked by aliens. They have certain children who are chosen through a program to grow up in a military compound and make them become great leaders for there army|
|The Maze Runner||Dasher, James|
Fiction, Mystery/Thriller, Action
Have you ever wondered what it will be like stuck inside a ever changing maze and the only way out are through those walls, where no one has ever made it out alive! If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human. James Dasher gives the reader something interesting and with fast paced, powerful, cinematic action with your heart pounding at the very last moment! He describes all of this in The New York Times Bestselling Series, The Maze Runner.
|The Lovely Bones||Sebold, Alice||Fiction, Novel||A book about a tragic loss of a family member and learning to cope when your family is incomplete. After a young girl it raped and killed, she watches over her family to make sure her killer, George Harvey, is caught. While watching over them, the spectates their progress and relies on her father who has the only lead on George Harvey.|
|Play with me||Katmore, Anna||Funny and Romantic||A seventeen year old girl who has never been kissed was too busy "falling in love" with her best friend Tony Mitchele and too blind to see that there was another guy, "Brian Hunter" who was in love her. Her buddy found another girl, and now she's broken, now what is she going to do?|
|The Walking Dead||Robert Kirkman||Graphic Novels||Zombie Apocalypse|
|days of tears||Coretta Scot||Historical Fiction||slavery|
|no esay day||unknow||Historical Fiction||the hunt about bin laden|
|Pillars of the Earth||Follet Ken||Historical Fiction|
The story of different people living in 12th century England. The main challenge the characters face is trying to build a cathedral and their struggle to get justice in a place ruled by religion and self centered power hungry noble men.
|Solitary||Alexander Gordon||Historical Fiction||This book Solitary by Alexander Gordon smith is about a boy named Alex who takes a journey after his first attempt to escape from furnace. Alex and a boy named Zee are placed in a solitary confinement in the worst part in prison for one month. Usually, no one can survive even a week in the bad environment.|
|The Book Thief||Markus Zusak||Historical Fiction||This is a lyrical, poignant, heartbreaking, soul-shattering story disjointedly told by a nearly-omniscient, fascinated by humans narrator - Death.|
|The Da Vinci Code||Brown Dan||Historical Fiction||The Da Vinci Code by Dan brown is a thriller through Europe of Robert Langhdon a famous author and symbolist. His adventure takes him to some of Europes most famous museums and buildings. Searching for a lost item the Holy Grail.|
|The Ranger's Apprentice||Flanagan, John||Historical Fiction||This book is the first in a series of eleven, and follows the life of a Ranger (keepers of peace in country called Araluen). Will, an orphan is sent to train as a Ranger with a mysterious man who lives on the edge of town. Set in medieval times, it's a great read, and has been on my bookshelves for years.|
Carol Dweck a Stanford University psychologist explains the difference between a fixed mindset and a growth mindset. She tries to change your mindset through the whole book. She also explains why people think the way they think.
|The Lone Survivor||i dont know||Informational||It is about how 4 military men go on a easy op and then it becomes a fight for their lives. Then they all die except one. The one who survived tells the story and gives details of the op.|
|The Glass Cafe||Paulsen, Gary||Juvenile Fiction||This book is pretty interesting its about a boy who lives with his mother and slowly starts to get into art. He at one point gets into drawing people and asks his mom to let him draw the girls at her work which is an exotic dance club. This gets him and his mother into some trouble which they have to get themselfs out of.|
|"H is for Homocide"||Grafton,Sue||Mystery/Thriller||A murder went down, not knowing what happened. Santa Teresas best detective, Kinsey Milhone has to crack the case of one of her friends death. Getting sneaky in disguises to crack the cases.|
|13 Reasons Why||Jay Asher||Mystery/Thriller||Confused of why Hannah Baker killed herself,Clay Jensen receives a box full of Casey tapes labeled 1-13. He wonders why he go the tapes once he realized what they were. He listens to the tapes one by one trying to figure out why he was on the tapes (that's the reason he received them) after all he barely knew Hannah. He later finds out why she did what she did ...|
|Alex Rider "Scorpia"||Horowitz, Anthony||Mystery/Thriller||This book is about a 14 year old kid who just found out that his uncle was a spy for MI6 and now he is helping that as a teen super spy. This book is the 5th in this series but trust me it is amazing. In this book Alex finds out that his dad was a assassin for a group called Scorpia. He now has to make and ultimate choice either he stays with MI6 like his uncle or does he go and learn to be an assassin for the same group his dad was.|
|Deception Point||Brown, Dan||Mystery/Thriller||This book had an awesome story line of a young woman named Rachel Sexton who is that daughter of a candidate winning the next Presidential Campaign. Rachel's job as a data analyst for the government, has suddenly brought her to the president himself. His mission for her is to help him win the election by destroying her father's main argument against the governments NASA funding by analyzing data for a meteorite holding extraterrestrial life. As she is sent to the Arctic Circle, where the meteorite landed, she becomes aware of all the data and when it will become public. But as she finds some major flaws in the data, she is ambushed by Special Ops men before she can warn the president. Can she stop all of this before it becomes worse?|
|hush hush||Becca fitzpatrick||Mystery/Thriller||The book is about a girl that met a guy in her biology class and other guy in a cafeteria since that day someone has try to hurt her. She get in love with the guy in her biology class but her best friend think the he is the one that is trying to hurt her.|
|I Am Number Four||Lore, Pittacus||Mystery/Thriller||Have you ever wondered what it's like being a super-hero? Well John Smith does. He is from another planet and has super-powers but wants to be a normal kid. Then the Mogodorians try to kill him. It is really good|
|It||King||Mystery/Thriller||The story follows the exploits of seven children as they are terrorized by an eponymous being, which exploits the fears and phobias of its victims in order to disguise itself while hunting its prey. "It" primarily appears in the form of a clown in order to attract its preferred prey of young children. The novel is told through narratives alternating between two time periods, and is largely told in the third-person omniscient mode. It deals with themes which would eventually become King staples: the power of memory, childhood trauma, and the ugliness lurking behind a façade of traditional small-town values|
|Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children||Ransome Riggs||Mystery/Thriller||A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very curious photographs.|
It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, an unforgettable novel that mixes fiction and photography in a thrilling reading experience. As our story opens, a horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores its abandoned bedrooms and hallways, it becomes clear that the children were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a deserted island for good reason. And somehow—impossible though it seems—they may still be alive.
A spine-tingling fantasy illustrated with haunting vintage photography, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children will delight adults, teens, and anyone who relishes an adventure in the shadows.
|Monument 14||Hollis Seamon||Mystery/Thriller||It all started a regular day then fourteen kids were hit on the way to school by a huge hail storm. The kids struggle to survive a few major tragedies. The kids only adult in their lives now is a bus driver who leaves to go get help and while she is doing so there is a 8.2 earth quake and gasses from "NORAD". The kids soon develope a way of authority Niko assuming charge while the narrator handles cooking, and the super-efficient Josie turns their refuge into a living space and gets the younger kids in a semblance of order. The kids find a little hope when two adults find their way Into the store.|
|oblivion||Abrahams Peter||Mystery/Thriller||nick petrov was a world famous private investigator-until a brain tumor destroyed part of his memory and changed who he is forever.|
|Running Out Of Time|
Haddix, Margerat Petterson
|Mystery/Thriller||A family lives in an 1800's town, but really it's 1990 everywhere else. Only the adults in the town know. When a disease starts to spread, a young girl must go to the "new world" and get antibiotics.|
|Takedown||Allison van Diepen||Mystery/Thriller||Its about this kid named Tony that just got out of juvie for four years|
|the Curse of the Blue Figurine||Bellairs, John||Mystery/Thriller||ohnny Dixon is a young boy living with his grandparents. He loves playing chess, reading about ancient Egypt and listening to his favorite scary radio program. When Johnny finds an old blue figurine in the basement of the local church, strange things begin happening (the house becomes infested with spiders, and Johnny starts having nightmares). Johnny finds out that the figurine is somehow related to Father Bart – a long-dead member of the Duston Heights community, rumored to have been a murderer. As the magic associated with the figuring begins to escalate and to bewitch Johnny, his friend Professor Childermass attempts to help him break the spell of the figurine. Together, Johnny and the Professor struggle to unravel the mystery and keep Johnny alive.|
|The DaVinci Code||Brown, Dan||Mystery/Thriller||Robert Langdon, a professor in religious iconology and symbology at Harvard has to partner up with Sophie Neveu and solve a murder case. But this murder case turns into a war against religions. This story of betrayal and mystery takes them from Paris to England and to many religious locations to churches. This story is not all about murder, but family resolution.|
|The Death Cure||Dashner James||Mystery/Thriller|
The main character is a man who is destined to be forever tortured and in solitude until they find a cure for a virus called the "Flare" and he is the main candidate.He doesn't want to go through with it as it may kill him or his friends might be killed so he decides to try to alter his destiny. The main character fights against WICKED,the place that keeps him,tortures him and keeps him in solitude so he attempts to escape and starts a new journey.
|The Shinning||King, Stephen||Mystery/Thriller||A writer moves his family out to the Overlook Hotel in hopes of restoring trust and writing a new book. However, the hotel begins to change the family for the worse. Danny, the son, begins to see parts of the horrible ending through the Shinning.|
|The Shinning||King, Stephen||Mystery/Thriller||A writer moves his family out to the Overlook Hotel in hopes of restoring trust and writing a new book. However, the hotel begins to change the family for the worse. Danny, the son, begins to see parts of the horrible ending through the Shinning.|
|The Silence of the Lambs||Harris Thomas||Mystery/Thriller||A thriller novel in which FBI trainee Clarice Starling is put into a situationn in which she deals with the twisted character of Hannibal Lecter. Thye unpredictability of tis novel, and the genius character of Lecter, and of Buffalo Bill, the other killer, make this book a classic thriller.|
|The Witness||Roberts, Nora||Mystery/Thriller||A teenage girl was tired of her mom controlling her life so she decided to turn against her and start her own life with her own decisions. She starts making her own choices and breaking rules and all that led was her witnessing a murder but successfully got away. Now these people in a Russian Mafia are trying to find this girl and kill her. Many years passed by and she's an adult with a new identity and is still running away from these people.|
|thirteen reasons why||asher, jay||Mystery/Thriller||Thirteen reasons why by Jay Asher is probably the best book ever made in my opinion. It's about a younger girl in high school that commits suicide and makes tapes of the people and what they did to her in a further way that made her want to kill herself.|
|It's Kind of a funny Story||Vizzini, Ned||Non Fiction||A humorous account of a New York City teenager's battle with depression and his time spent in a psychiatric hospital...|
The book was inspired by Vizzini's own brief hospitalization for depression in November 2004.
|Freeson Writers||Gruwell Erin||Non Fiction||This is a amazing book for students to read in my perspective. |
A young female teacher names Erin Gruwell help a group of students from Woodrow Wilson High school in long beach California. She was giving a group of English kids that the school automatically gave up on them because of their ethnicity. She helped them strive to be their best and successful.
|Heaven is for Real.|
Lynn Vincent and Todd Burpo
|Non-fictional||This non-fictional novel is about a young boy who gets very sick and ends up dying briefly, and he gets to go to Heaven and meet God. At first his parents think that he was just dreaming, but then the little boy begins to talk about past family members that have never been mentioned before and who had died before he was born. It's at that moment, when his parents finally realize that he had actually been to Heaven.|
|saint iggy||K-L Going||novel||This book tells the story of a teen who wants to succeed in life but gets spelled from school all of a sudden his life starts to sink. his parents are always on drugs and the only friend he was is mojo|
|child called it||idk||real|
a child get abuse and then he gets help then lives and make a story about it really good book that keep u wanting more
|1984||Orwell, George||Realistic Fiction||1984 is the tale of a totalitarian society.|
|Above||Morley, Isla||Realistic Fiction||Blythe Hallowell is sixteen when she is abducted by a survivalist and locked away in an abandoned missile silo in Eudora, Kansas. At first, she focuses frantically on finding a way out, until the harrowing truth of her new existence settles in—the crushing loneliness, the terrifying madness of a captor who believes he is saving her from the end of the world, and the persistent temptation to give up. But nothing prepares Blythe for the burden of raising a child in confinement...|
|Alcapone Does My Shirts||Gennifer Chodenko||Realistic Fiction||This book is about a family whose moves on the famous prison island known as Alcatraz Island. It is told by a boy named Moose a long with his best partner/friend/sister, Natalie. Although she has a mental disorder, she is still able to perform excellent math. This is more of a drama book and shows of what could've been the life styles of the families living on the island.|
|An Egg on Three Sticks||Fischer Moyer Jackie||Realistic Fiction||Finally Abby is thirteen. A real teenager who only wants to pierce her ears, have a boyfriend, and run her own life. But when her mother suffers a nervous breakdown, Abby faces a life far different from what she hoped for. With a voice completely fresh and honest, Abby takes us on a journey that is often hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, and overwhelmingly hopeful. But a journey no thirteen-year-old should have to take.|
|Angels & Demons||Brown, Dan||Realistic Fiction||World-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to a research facility in Switzerland to study a symbol that was burned into a murdered scientist. Langdon discovers that there is an ancient cult called the Illuminati, who have a bone to pick with the Vatican. The Illuminati have planted a time bomb under the Vatican while the papal conclave is going on above. Now Langdon must find the bomb and get it away from Vatican city.|
|Ashen Winter||Mullin, Mike||Realistic Fiction||It’s been over six months since the eruption of the Yellowstone supervolcano. Alex and Darla have been staying with Alex’s relatives, trying to cope with the new reality of the primitive world so vividly portrayed in Ashfall, the first book in this series. It’s also been six months of waiting for Alex’s parents to return from Iowa.|
|Ashfal Trilogy||Mike Mullin||Realistic Fiction||Book about the super volcano in yellowstone erupting which causes a young man to lose his family and travel across the U.S with a new found "girlfriend" looking for his family.|
|Ashfall||Mullin, Mike||Realistic Fiction||Under the bubbling hot springs and geysers of Yellowstone National Park is a supervolcano. Most people don't know it's there. The caldera is so large that it can only be seen from a plane or satellite. It just could be overdue for an eruption, which would change the landscape and climate of our planet.|
|beautiful creatures||i dont remember||Realistic Fiction||its about a boy who dreamed of a girl.when he went o school she was there and he became fascinated with her but she had a dark secret.nobody likes her family and think she a which but what everyone dosnt know she has powers|
|Before I die||forgot||Realistic Fiction||It's about a young 15 year old girl who has leukemia which is a type of cancer. She knows that she won't be living for that long so she decides to make a list of ten things she wants to do before she dies. She has trouble with her list because she can't do what she wants because she knows she's still small to do somethings.|
|Before I Fall||Oliver, Lauren||Realistic Fiction|
Samantha Kingston is that typical popular senior guy, she has the best friends, and the "perfect" boyfriend. While leaving a party with her friends, just like any other Friday night, they get into a car crash. Sam, who was in shotgun, dies. Heres the catch: She wakes up Friday morning, again and dies, again. She is stuck repeating her last day over and over again, each day is different but the outcome is the same. Until she realizes how to fix what went wrong.
|book thief||Markus Zusak||Realistic Fiction||it is about a girl in Germany during ww2 and hides a Jew and dose many other things of the sort|
|Boy Nobody||Zadoff, Allen||Realistic Fiction||A nameless boy who does only what he's told. Move, kill, move, kill. Until he meets the daughter of the mayor of New York City. He gets something new. Feelings. Not wanting to hurt her by killing her father, but not wanting to die for failing a job.|
|Burned||Ellen Hopkins||Realistic Fiction||This book is about a girl named Paytten her family is religious. But her father is an alcoholic who hits his wife. But she moves to Nevada with her aunt J over the summer .|
|Child Named It||Pelzer, Dave||Realistic Fiction||Its a story about a young boy being abused by her mother and she treats her brother differently in a completely nice way. His father tells him everyday that one day he'll take him to a better place to live and be far away from his abusive mother. Makes you grateful for the life you have right now.|
|Decption Point||Dan Brown||Realistic Fiction||NASA has a secret that only the president knows and some secret service examiners that are willing to do anything to keep the president in the ranks for serving another presidency. In this book, you go through page turning, and very excellently written suspense scenes that make you crave more. It has a plot twist that you'd never expect until the end.|
|Divergant||Roth, Veronica||Realistic Fiction||People fight and interact in the constant battle between the majority of the population and the outcasted. Through this many people are killed and wounded. Through the pain and the struggles the main character Tris finds love.|
|Dreamland||Dessen, Sarah||Realistic Fiction||Ever since she started going out with Rogerson Biscoe, Caitlin seems to have fallen into a semiconscious dreamland where nothing is quite real. Rogerson is different from anyone Caitlin has ever known. He's magnetic. He's compelling. He's dangerous. Being with him makes Caitlin forget about everything else--her missing sister, her withdrawn mother, her lackluster life. But what happens when being with Rogerson becomes a larger problem than being without him?|
|Eagle Strike||Horrowtiz, Anthony||Realistic Fiction||A 14-year old teenager working for a special secret agency to help save the world from world-wide villains and en courting many different and unique types of obstacles. Will he succeed on saving the world?|
I recommend the Alex Rider Series (Eagle Strike is included in this series) there are many types of story and adventures in each series. There are about 7 novels, and recently one came out, it is also excellent for a book review.
|Enriques Journey||Nazario, Sonia||Realistic Fiction||It's about a boy named Enrique that try's to reunite with his mom by illegally crossing the border. This book is very good it's packed with adventure. He over comes challenges that he never thought he could accomplish.|
|Fahrenheit 451||Bradbury, Ray||Realistic Fiction|
Imagine a life where books were illegal, a life where everything was controlled, and if you were different, the odds of survival were not on your side. Montag is the main character in Fahrenheit 451 and faces a new change of being different. Fahrenheit 451 is an adventurous book about how with some beliefs and ideas you can be the change you want to see in the world. Fahrenheit 451 is about a guy named Guy Montag who is a firefighter for a living, but instead of saving people,Montag burns books. In Montag’s world, books are illegal because they brought curiosity and were not appealing to many people, therefore, firemen were given the job of burning books. Montag is one of those firemen but soon experiences change in his mindset, and wants to do something about it. Throughout the book, Montag sets out to take action and set an example of what is truly right. Montag sets out to show people the power and greatness of books.
|Fault in Our Stars||Green John||Realistic Fiction||The Fault in Our Stars is about a girl named Hazel and a boy named Augustus who meet at a support group for kids with cancer. They begin to talk everyday. They become very good friends and share many memorable experiences together.|
|Fault in our Stars||Green John||Realistic Fiction||Fault in our Stars is about a 16 year old girl named Hazel who was diagnosed with cancer when she was 13. She was tired of her boring life till she meets a boy by the name if Augustus Waters. He was a survivor of cancer. They fall on love and he teaches her the purpose of life. She learns to live life to the fullest and not waste one day of it no matter the circumstances.|
|Fault in our stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Hazel has cancer and so does her love augustus waters. This is a book about their journey.|
|Fault in Our Stars||John Green||Realistic Fiction||..|
|Gone||Grant, Micheal||Realistic Fiction||Something unknown causes every adult to disappear without a warning. Without adults there's no rules and everything becomes a mess. Some people wondered where they went and other don't care. Some try to find out how it happened.|
|Gossip Girl Series||Cecily Von Zeigesar||Realistic Fiction||Come see a peak of the drama, lies and ears of Manhattans Elite, from boy drama, high school, family ties being torn to... Murder? this series sure has something for everyone. There is fashion, mystery and comedy in this story and for sure will keep you on the edge of your seat.|
|Half Brother||oppel kenneth||Realistic Fiction||For thirteen years, Ben Tomlin was an only child. But all that changes when his mother brings home Zan ? an eight-day-old chimpanzee. Ben's father, a renowned behavioral scientist, has uprooted the family to pursue his latest research project: a high-profile experiment to determine whether chimpanzees can acquire advanced language skills. Ben's parents tell him to treat Zan like a little brother. Ben reluctantly agrees. At least now he's not the only one his father's going to scrutinize. It isn't long before Ben is Zan's favorite, and Ben starts to see Zan as more than just an experiment. His father disagrees. Soon Ben is forced to make a critical choice between what he is told to believe and what he knows to be true ? between obeying his father or protecting his brother from an unimaginable fate. Half Brother isn't just a story about a boy and a chimp. It's about the way families are made, the way humanity is judged, the way easy choices become hard ones, and how you can't always do right by the people and animals you love. In the hands of master storyteller Kenneth Oppel, it's a novel you won't soon forget. its aight|
|Hatchet||Gary Paulsen||Realistic Fiction||It's about a boy named Brian who is on a trip to see his father, when all of a suddent the pilot dies of a heart attack then crashes. Brian is faced with starvation and no protection.|
|Hip-Hop School||Lauren Sitomer, Alan||Realistic Fiction||A girl that lives in poverty struggles in doing good at school. She has personal problems in her life and helps with her friends problems. She makes it to college with he help of people she never expected to help her.|
|How My Summer Went Up in Flames||Doktorski Jennifer||Realistic Fiction||First she lost her heart. Then she lost her mind. And now she’s on a road trip to win back her ex. This debut novel’s packed with drama and romance!|
|How To Say Goodbye In Robot||Standiford||Realistic Fiction||New to town, Bea is expecting her new best friend to be one of the girls, but alphabetical seating at school seats her next to Jonah, aka Ghost Boy, a quiet observer who is not a big fan of people… but he is willing to make an exception for her. Maybe. Bea and Jona's friendship comes not from gossip and parties but shared secrets, heart to heart conversations, and late night phone calls to the same old-timer radio show. Hey help and hurt each other, push each other away and pull each other close, not exactly a romance, but it's love. And it means more to them than either one can ever know.|
|Ketchup Clouds||Pitcher Annabel||Realistic Fiction|
Dear Mr. S Harris,
Ignore the blob of red in the top left corner. It's jam, not blood, though I don't think I need to tell you the difference. It wasn't your wife's jam the police found on your shoe.
I know what it's like.
Mine wasn't a woman. Mine was a boy. And I killed him three months ago exactly.
|Kissing Doorknobs||Terry Spencer Hesser||Realistic Fiction||During her preschool years, Tara Sullivan lived in terror that something bad would happen to her mother while they were apart. In grade school, she panicked during the practice fire drills. Practice for what?, Tara asked. For the upcoming disaster that was bound to happen?|
Then, at the age of 11, it happened. Tara heard the phrase that changed her life: Step on a crack, break your mother's back. Before Tara knew it, she was counting every crack in the sidewalk. Over time, Tara's "quirks" grew and developed: arranging her meals on plates, nonstop prayer rituals, until she developed a new ritual wherin she kissed her fingers and touched doorknobs....
|Looking For Alaska||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Before. Miles "Pudge" Halter's whole existence has been one big nonevent, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave the "Great Perhaps" (François Rabelais, poet) even more. He heads off to the sometimes crazy, possibly unstable, and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed-up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young, who is an event unto herself. She pulls Pudge into her world, launches him into the Great Perhaps, and steals his heart.|
|Looking For Alaska||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Moving to a new school, a boy makes new friends and relationships with people. Trying to overcome the tragic death of his dear friend, he finds himself as a person and learns to deal with life.|
|Looking For Alaska||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||When a teenager by the name of Pudge goes to boarding school, he doesn't know what to expect. He hopes for a brighter future and actually friends. And that's what he gets, for the most part. He meets Colonel, who becomes his best friend and then through Colonel, he meets Alaska. Alaska is beautiful, unsafe, sucpious, crazy, and he falls head over heels in love with everything about her.|
|Lord of the flies||William Golding||Realistic Fiction||Lord of the Flies is about a group of kids rash landing on a unknown island. Struggling to survive they start come up with there own idea and start to hate each other. THen it goes down hill from there.|
|Marley & ME||John Grogan||Realistic Fiction||Marley & Me was a great book. It talk about this engage people that they found this dog and that it change there life and that the dog was teaching the people a lesson. And about how there life was gonna be then.|
|Marley and Me||Grogan, John||Realistic Fiction||The book is about a man, who adopts a wreckless puppy, and he tells the story of his life, and how it revolves around his dog, from when he got married and adopted the dog, to 11 years later, when he has 3 kids.|
|Nascar's most wanted||McLaurin Jim||Realistic Fiction|
In the early 1980's a brash young Darrell Waltip, nickname "Jaws" for his off-the-cuff one-liners, challenged an entire crowed of booing fans to brawl with him in a store parking lot.
|Perks of being a Wallflower||Chbosky Stephen||Realistic Fiction||This is an amazing coming of age story about a freshman in high school named Charlie, he didn't have any friends going into highschool because his best friend had committed suicide. Charlie becomes friends with Sam and Patrick which are upper classmen and they experience many strange experiences during that school year. Charlie has a roller coaster experience that year of highschool.|
|Saint Iggy||Going, KL||Realistic Fiction|
Iggy gets kicked out of high school. His dad is a drunk and his mom is a drug addict. The social worker cant get through because the phone line has been cut. His best friend is mo and he is older and helps him a lot.
|Sleeping Freshman Never Lie||Lubar, David||Realistic Fiction||After a fun-filled summer, a boy prepares himself to start his Freshman year. From his first day to his last day as a 9th grader, he realizes that everything around him has changed, and that he's becoming a young adult. He writes his experiences down on paper in the form of letters to his soon-to-be baby sibling so that when she grows up, she'll be prepared for what's ahead.|
|small step||sachar louls||Realistic Fiction||tis about armpit and how he want to turn his life around|
|So B. it||Weeks Sarah||Realistic Fiction||niceboook|
|Someone Like You||Dessen,Sarah||Realistic Fiction||Two girls named Halley and Scarlett are best friends. Scarlett has a boyfriend named Michael. A few weeks later, Michael dies. One day Scarlett and Halley are working at their grocery store, and Scarlett tells Halley to meet her in the ladies room. Then Scarlett tells Halley that she is pregnant with Micheal's child. In the end, Scarlett has her child.|
Anderson, Laurie Halse
|Realistic Fiction||Melinda Sordino busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops. Now as a new freshman all her old friends wont talk to her and she the most hated person in the school. The safest place seems to be alone, inside her own head. But even that’s becoming unsafe. Because there’s something she’s trying not to think about, something about the night of the party that, if she let it in, would blow her carefully constructed disguise to smithereens. And then she would have to speak the truth. But can she do so to help save someone else?|
|Stolen||Christopher||Realistic Fiction||You saw me before I saw you.|
A girl: Gemma, at the airport, on her way to a family vacation.
You had that look in your eyes.
A guy: Ty, rugged, tan, too old, oddly familiar, eyes blue as ice.
Like you wanted me.
She steps away. For just a second. He pays for her drink. And drugs it.
Wanted me for a long time.
He takes her, before she even knows what's happening.
To sand and heat.
To emptiness and isolation.
And expects her to love him.
Written as a letter from a victim to her captor, this is Gemma's desperate story of Survival. Ty has Stolen her body. Against every instinct screaming inside her, will he also steal Gemma's heart?
|Stolen||Christopher, Lucy||Realistic Fiction|
She was young, he was old. She saw the way he looked at her in a way no one had ever before. He offered to buy her a coffee, but drugged it. She drank it and he took her. Took her to isolation, coldness, loneliness and expected her to love him.
|Sunrise||Mullin, Mike||Realistic Fiction||The Yellowstone supervolcano nearly wiped out the human race. Now, almost a year after the eruption, the survivors seem determined to finish the job. Communities wage war on each other, gangs of cannibals roam the countryside, and what little government survived the eruption has collapsed completely.|
|The Almost Truth||Cook, Eileen||Realistic Fiction|
Sadie a senior in high school is planning to finally get away from her parents and go to the collage shes been dreaming of. But when you small trailer in Seattle with no money it's harder than it seems. But when she finds something that could change her life forever she takes advantage of it. Is Sadie who she really thinks she is? Or is she someone completely different.
|The Art of Racing in the Rain||Stein, Garth||Realistic Fiction|
A very touching and inspirational book about a dog and his owner and the adventures the encounter.
|The Crossover||ALexander Kuame||Realistic Fiction||This book is about a young middle school kid fighting to get his brother back his father back and to beat all the other basketball teams. His father going through a painful sickness his brother finding love and his whole life falling apart.|
|The Daughters||Philbin JOANNA||Realistic Fiction||Three upper class girls are in high school and one of the girls doesnt like her mom. HEr parents dont think fondly of her and she is very hurt by this. However she l finds a boy and they fall in loe.|
|The Enemy||Higson, Charlie||Realistic Fiction||" The Enemy grabs you by the throat ..... and bites off your ear. Just a couple of kids left after a massive out break in the entire world. They hope they can survive!|
|The Face On The Milk Carton||Caroline B. Cooney||Realistic Fiction||In this Book Janie Johnson finds her face on a milk carton with a baby picture form twelve years was. She looks further into her past to find some disturbing thins about her parents, and nothing seems to make sense until she discovers the unsettling truth.|
|The Fault In Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Girl named Hazel Grace has cancer. She falls in love with another guy with cancer. They have a beautiful relationship.|
|The Fault in Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Hazel has a lung cancer and is greatly struggling because of it. At her support group she meets a boy named Augustus, who also has cancer, that she falls in love with. Together they make life worth living and loving through their beautiful adventures.|
|The Fault In Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||In the book, Fault In our Stars, by John Green, describes the hard but adventurous life of Hazel Grace Lancaster. She has a deficiency in her lungs otherwise known as a type of cancer. But she still manages to go on with life. When she first attends support group at a local hospital, she meets a kind boy named Augustus. Both of them soon fall in love unexpectedly. But, they don't know what could be coming afterwards that is a major plot twist.|
|The Fault In Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||The book is about a girl named Hazel Grace who was diagnosed with cancer at age 13. She has been fighting it most of her teen life. She meets a boy at a group therapy for cancer patients. They fall in love and the sad part is in the end he ends up dying from his cancer.|
|The Fault in Our stars||Green,John||Realistic Fiction||Its a girl who got diagnosed with cancer when she was 13 years old. When she was 16 she fell in love with this boy who she met at a cancer therapy place. He dies in the end.|
|The Fault in Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Teenager Hazel Grace has cancer and ends up Falling in love with Augustus Waters who also has cancer and you follow them on their happy, tragic, and beautiful journey through love.|
|The Fault In Our Stars||Green John||Realistic Fiction||How else to live your life with cancer and thinking of yourself as a grenade? That's how its like for Hazel Grace trying not to fall in love with a boy who lives off metaphors. One day at a time, she gets another lousy day of living off of cancer perks and falling in love with a boy who fully understands her. And believe me I'm not trying to sound mean talking about cancer like this, I'm describing cancer exactly how Hazel does, it sucks.|
|The Fault In Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction|
A love story that meets with tragedy the Fault In our Stars, by John Green is a book you won't want to put down. A young girl, Hazel suffering from cancer decides to go to a support group where she meets a boy of the named Gus. The storyline is them falling deeply in love while fighting the battle of cancer.
|The fault in our stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||I fell like this book was just a Romantic tragedy and I believe that many students next year would also like this book to read because i did and not only this book teaches a life lesson about once you have a sickness is to never give up and keep fighting for what you want.|
|The Fog||Cooney, Caroline||Realistic Fiction|
Not only this book but pretty much any book by Caroline B Cooney is good. I've been reading all her books in here for most of the year because I was interested in them.
|The Fult In Our Stars||Green, John||Realistic Fiction||Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has brought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.|
|The Hatchet||Paulsen Gary||Realistic Fiction||Plane crash boy is stranded.....|
|The Impossible Knife of Memory||Laurie Halse Anderson||Realistic Fiction||This book taught me that reading is a undiscovered gift i had yet not discovered. All the characters and plot were the things that trapped me in the book, that i can say i was close to crying when i discovered in had finish the book.|
|The Living||Pena La De Matt||Realistic Fiction||Shy took the summer job to make some money. In a few months on a luxury cruise liner, he'll rake in the tips and be able to help his mom and sister out with the bills. And how bad can it be? Bikinis, free food, maybe even a girl or two—every cruise has different passengers, after all.|
But everything changes when the Big One hits. Shy's only weeks out at sea when an earthquake more massive than ever before recorded hits California, and his life is forever changed.
The earthquake is only the first disaster. Suddenly it's a fight to survive for those left living
|The Old Man and the Sea||Hemingway, Ernest.||Realistic Fiction||There is an old man who fishes a lot then he had a bad luck streak. Then he went out on a long voyage and caught a huge fish. On his way in, sharks ate the huge fish he caught but he was praised when he arrived home safely.|
|The Outsiders||S.E. Hinton||Realistic Fiction|
It is aboook about teens with dead parents learning to deal with problems in their life that takes place in the 60s in a not so good part of town.
|The Perks Of Being A Wallflower||Chbosky, Stephen||Realistic Fiction||A freshman boy makes friends with a group of quirky seniors at the beginning of the year; his experiences are written down in the form of letters beginning with " Dear Friend," and ending with his name. As the year progresses, he slowly falls in love with a senior girl who reciprocates his feelings the night before she leaves for college.|
|The Perks Of Being A Wallflower||Chbosky, Stephen||Realistic Fiction||Fifteen-year-old Charlie is coping with the suicide of his friend, Michael. To lessen the fear and anxiety of starting high school alone, Charlie starts writing letters to a stranger, someone he heard was nice but has never met in person.|
|Thirteen Reasons Why||Asher||Realistic Fiction||Clay Jensen dosen't want anything to do with the tapes Hannah Baker made before she died. Then Hannah's voice tells Clay that his name is on her tapes - and that he is, in some what, responsible for her death. All night Clay keeps listening and following Hannah's recorded words thought his small town …|
… and what he discovers changes his life forever.
|This Side of Salvation||Smith-Ready, Jeri||Realistic Fiction||Everyone mourns differently. When his older brother was killed, David got angry. As in, fist-meets-someone-else’s-face furious. But his parents? They got religious. David’s still figuring out his relationship with a higher power, but there’s one thing he does know for sure: The closer he gets to new-girl Bailey, the better, brighter, happier, more he feels.|
|Travel Team||Mike Lupica||Realistic Fiction||Its about how he was rejected from his town's travel team because he was so short. He feels like he wants to give up on basketball but his friends and his mom and dad try to get him to do the YMCA league. But then his dad, who played for a professional team before he got into a car accident, decides to start their own travel team.|
|Up Country||Carter, R Alden||Realistic Fiction||This book is about a young that goes around and steals car radios. His mom is a drunk person always drunk. Then he goes up country and tours around.|
|We Were Liars||Lockhart, E.||Realistic Fiction|
This book is about a summer of a family. It takes place on a private island and is about four friends. An accident occurs and something bad happens. Read it. If anyone asks how it ends just LIE.
|Where the red fern grows||Wilson Rawls||Realistic Fiction||About a boy name Billy who wants some hunting dogs and his family cant afford to buy him some because they are poor so Billy has to get the money himself, Which he does and he grows a bound with the puppy. Which he later enters them in a hunting contest and wins money for his family, Billy is later in some trouble and his dogs are there to save him but something bad happens.|
|wolves boys and other thing that might kill me||chandler kristen||Realistic Fiction||it about a girl who goes from being a lazy nobody to a wolf girl trying to save the one thing she loves. But from a town that hates wolves she doesn't have a easy time and goes through some of the hardest stuff. luckily she not alone since she has a good "friend" to help her.|
|Revived, Cirque du Freak|
Cat Patrick, Darren Shan
realistic fiction, and mystery/thriller
A girl named daisy she lives with parents that aren't parents she is a test subject on a chemical called revive which revives people and the secret company that is in charge of it is planning something even bigger then just reviving people.
Cirque Du freak
12 books of crazy fun vampire/human/not human/magic crazy fun. Its a great series and i would read it again. its about Darren a kid who learns about vampires and wants to become one and in order for that he has to go through several things and meets dangerous people on the way who may change the fate of him.
|Angels and Demons||Brown, Dan||realistic fiction/thriller||Harvard professor and symbologist, Robert Langdon, ends up in Europe early in the morning, because of a phone call he received from the director of CERN about a dead scientist with a symbol branded on his chest. After arriving he meets the daughter of the murdered scientist, Vittoria Vetra. He learns of an extremely dangerous project she and her father had been working on, and then they learn that the most dangerous part had been stolen and would blow up all of Vatican City by nightfall. Robert and Vittoria race against the clock to save Vatican City.|
|Teachings of Buddha||Kornfield, Jack||Religion||This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the enlightened mind, and songs in praise of meditation by Zen teachers.|
|Tricks||Hopkins, Ellen||romace||The book tricks was about 5 teenagers that were prostituting them self for love, compassion,money or for a home. It talks about how many teens have a lot of problems and many parents don't even realize it so they think they should do drugs have sex to replace the love they need. Its a pretty interesting book it really opens your eyes on how there is a lot of prostitution going on with teens.|
|Play With Me||Katmore, Anna||Romantic||This book is about a girl that was in love with her best friend. But the guy was to blind to see that she was in love with him.|
|Fault in our Stars||Green, John||Romantic|
If you haven't read this book, or heard of it, then you're living under a rock. This story is a heart throbbing, love story about two cancer patients. I don't want to spoil it, but prepare to cry.
|Flight||sherman alexie||sci-fi||a book about an orphan, traveling through time, with body jumping|
|No Saftey In Number||Lorentz Dayna||Sci-Fi fiction||Four teens are surviving a mall after a biological bomb infects a large population of a mall that is quarantined for the safety of the people outside of the mall. it is a Flu like Virus that kills 4/5 people that get the virus. it is extremely contagious and the mall is going into complete anarchy as the book goes along with groups of teenagers battling and killing security guards of the mall that are trying to protect what is left of the younger children and adults.|
|The Hunger Games||Collins, Susanne||Sci-Fi/ fantasy||In a futuristic world, the country of Panem is run by the corrupt Capitol. Every year, the twelve districts sacrifice two teens, a boy and a girl, each to the hunger games, where the twenty four contestants are forced to fight to the death in an arena. The last person alive is rewarded with riches and a life of ease. But when Katniss Everdeen volunteers for her younger sister and is sent to the hunger Games, she becomes the spark that can start a revolution.|
|Flowers For Algernon||Keyes, Daniel||Science Fiction||A mentally challenged boy named Charlie is always ridiculed and doesn't know any better, but once he takes part in an experiment which genetically raises his IQ he changes. He becomes smarter, but struggles with his old self. He doesn't realize that he becomes arrogant after his IQ is raised and turns into someone he never wanted to be. What he soon discovers with his new intelligence is a scary fact that he can't stand. When he finally realizes that he is becoming a monster, everything changes.|
|Sphere||Crichton, Micheal||Science Fiction||A group of scientists go down to the bottom of the ocean where the US Navy believed was a alien spacecraft. It turned out it was a spacecraft from the future that brought an alien-like sphere. The sphere gave people the power of using their imagination to affect the setting around them. This made many of the scientists crazy and all but three survived.|
|The Rules||Stacey Kade||science fiction||Ariane Tucker is an experiment, a mix of extraterrestrial and human DNA. She escaped from GTX labs and has been hiding in a small town since she was six. Her survival and that of her "father" depends on her ability to hide in plain sight and follow five simple rules.|
|Feed||Tobin, Matthew||SciFiction||Feed tells the tale of a future time that is completely connected online with a device in their head. One girl decides to fight the revolution and go against what everyone else is doing with their device in their head when she realizes her feed was made wrong and becomes critically ill.|
|keeper||holly goldberg sloan||sports||It's about a girls that is scars of everything anything you can imagine. But a|
|Now is The Time for Running||Williams Michael||Sports||In This book, "Now is The Time for Running" by Michael Williams is about a boy name Deo that has passion for playing soccer and he gets sent to South Africa where he plays indoor and gets into a team|
|Fan Art||Sarah Tregay|
Teen Romance, Homosexuality
Fan Art is a book about a kid named Jamie who is beginning to fall for his best friend Mason. Jamie and Mason have been friends for years and nothing can tear them apart, except, that is, Jamie's little crush. Jamie tries not to like Mason because most relationships only end in heartbreak and if not heartbreak, ruined friendships... And even worse, Jamie is still in the closet. This humorous book is very good and everyone should read it.
|Lock and Key||Dessen, Sarah||Young Adult Fiction||Ruby living alon in her house until fau=ound. Then she was sent to live with her sister and meets a lot of new people who change her and make her a different person.|
|The Fault in our Stars||Green, John||young adult literature||The Fault in our Stars is about a girl who has cancer, who one day goes to talk in a group. She meets a boy there and instantly they fall in love. She knows she can't fall in love with him because she know one day she will die, and she doesn't want to break his heart. The boy takes her to meet her favorite author, who was terrible and mean. When they come back the girl realizes that the guy is going to die because he missed his treatment to take her to see the author.|
|The Walking Dead||Kirkman, Robert|
ZOMBIE AWESOMENESS comic
|Its just the best in the world. Trust once you see it, It turns into fact.|
|Flush||Carl Hiaasen||This a very interesting book. It is very similar to Hoot so those who like Hoot will love Flush.|
Talks about mistake that parents make and how young kids risk everything to try and fix those problems.
|Flush||Carl Hiaasen||This a very interesting book. It is very similar to Hoot so those who like Hoot will love Flush.|
Talks about mistake that parents make and how young kids risk everything to try and fix those problems.
|freedom writers||collaberation of writers||freedom writes talks about strruggles that teens encounter over the course of four years and how writing, and mrs gruwell (the teacher) helped turn there life around.|