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Peak: my review

Finished book review by: Max

Book written by: Roland Smith
Total number of pages: 240

Genre: Realistic fiction
My rating: ****, really liked it

A brief summary of my book: 111 more words

Realistic Fiction

It's Hard Being Willow Chance - Counting by 7s by Holly G. Sloan

Counting by 7s is a heart-touching novel by Holly G. Sloan which follows middle school genius Willow Chance. Willow is an outsider in her middle school, she’s a genius as well as avid gardener and diagnoser. 210 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Titles of 2017

I took the time to promote some titles that I haven’t seen as much buzz about (that also fit together as they all have blue-ish, green covers). 157 more words


Whale Talk

Whale Talk by Chris Crutcher

ISBN: 9780061771316

Greenwillow Books, New York, and 2001

Plot Summary: The Tao Jones (T.J.) is black, Japanese and white and he is the only bi-racial kid in his high school. 1,234 more words

Big Fat Disaster

Big Fat Disaster by Beth Fehlbaum

ISBN: 9781440570483

Merit Press, Blue Ash, OH, 2014

Plot Summary: Colby sticks out like a sore thumb in her family. 1,149 more words


Freakboy by Kristin Elizabeth Clark

ISBN: 9780374324728

Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, 2013

Plot Summary: A novel-in-verse told through three perspectives on gender identity. It looks like Brendan has the perfect life; he is a star student, an athlete and has an awesome girlfriend. 1,004 more words

All American Boys

American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely

ISBN: 9781481463331

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York, 2015

Plot Summary:  Rashad is a decent student and a member of ROTC who hasn’t stepped outside of the law except for some drinking at parties with his friends. 1,197 more words