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  • TEEN

    WHEN DIMPLE MET RISHI

    MAY 30, 2017

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

WHEN DIMPLE MET RISHI

by Sandhya Menon

Heartwarming, empathetic, and often hilarious—a delightful read. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE

    MAY 30, 2017

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE

by Maurene Goo

Plot-driven as the K dramas Goo’s protagonist seeks to emulate, her funny, engaging narrative also delivers powerful... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THE GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO VICE AND VIRTUE

    JUNE 20, 2017

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO VICE AND VIRTUE

by Mackenzi Lee

Austen, Wilde, and Indiana Jones converge in this deliciously anachronistic bonbon. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    BOYS DON'T KNIT

    MARCH 24, 2015

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

BOYS DON'T KNIT

by T.S. Easton

Wacky characters, a farcical plot and a fledgling romance are all part of the fun in this novel that will appeal to fans of... Full review >

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