Search Results: "Elizabeth Eulberg"


BOOK REVIEW

YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 1, 2013

"Excellent comedy and drama. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Comedy yields to an affecting drama when a witty but plain girl decides to get glamorous, with unexpected results. Read full book review >

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PROM & PREJUDICE by Elizabeth Eulberg
FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2011

"Eulberg delivers a fun, frothy romp that delights—and, refreshingly, doesn't involve anyone undead. (Chick lit. 13 & up)"
Jane Austen for the Gossip Girl set. Read full book review >

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BETTER OFF FRIENDS by Elizabeth Eulberg
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"A fun if lightweight read that will appeal widely to romance fans. (Fiction. 12-18)"
Best friends Levi and Macallan struggle with their close relationship in this lighthearted and at times too sweet romantic comedy. Read full book review >

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THE GREAT SHELBY HOLMES by Elizabeth Eulberg
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"A smart, fresh take on an old favorite makes for a terrific series kickoff. (Mystery. 9-11)"
A modern Sherlock Holmes retelling brings an 11-year-old black John Watson into the sphere of know-it-all 9-year-old white detective Shelby Holmes. Read full book review >

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TAKE A BOW by Elizabeth Eulberg
Released: April 1, 2012

"Stage-worthy despite its missteps. (Fiction. 12-18)"
Four students at a high school for the performing arts find that sometimes life's most important auditions happen off-stage. Read full book review >

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THE GREAT SHELBY HOLMES MEETS HER MATCH by Elizabeth Eulberg
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"Charming and funny, this winning adventure also finds time for its middle school sleuths to develop real maturity. (Mystery. 9-11)"
John Watson's known minisleuth Shelby Holmes for only three weeks, but he already knows sixth grade will be significantly enlivened with Shelby's cases to solve. Read full book review >

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THE LONELY HEARTS CLUB by Elizabeth Eulberg
FICTION
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"The dialogue-heavy adventure addresses tender teen concerns of conformity versus self-preservation, but the formulaic plotting doesn't lift this effort above the rest, despite the mildly amusing Beatles gimmick. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
In a spirited, feminist debut, musician Eulberg traces the resilience of a 16-year-old suburban high-school junior who turns her disappointment in love into a happy affirmation of autonomy and friendship. Read full book review >

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JUST ANOTHER GIRL by Elizabeth Eulberg
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 28, 2017

"There's little to keep readers turning the pages here. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Sixteen-year-old Hope has been nursing a crush on her best friend, Brady, for years, but with graduation rapidly approaching, the clock is ticking if she is going to do something. Read full book review >

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UP WHERE THE AIR IS CLEAR
by Jennie K.

BOOK REPORT for Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Cover Story: High in the Sky

BFF Charm: Yay x 2

Swoonworthy Scale: 1

Talky Talk: The Adventures of Black Dove and White Raven

Bonus Factors: Ethiopian History, Pilots

Relationship Status: Love You Like a Brother

 

Cover Story: High in the Sky

The cover is perfect for this book ...


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AVIATRIXES
by Leila Roy

Her birthday, the day she died, the day she first realized she wanted to fly—if we tried, I’m sure that we could make any day into Bessie Coleman day. But today is an especially good pick, because ninety-six years ago, on June 15, 1921, Bessie Coleman earned her pilot’s license—the first African American woman, as well as the first woman ...


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SPILL THE WINE AND TAKE THAT PEARL
by Jennie K.

BOOK REPORT for The Pearl Thief (Code Name Verity #0.5) by Elizabeth Wein

Cover Story: Go On, Take The Money and Run
BFF Charm: Yay!
Swoonworthy Scale: 6
Talky Talk: I Capture the Castle
Bonus Factors: Crumbling Aristocracy, Sweet Ride, History’s Mysteries
Relationship Status: It’s Like Being In Love, Discovering Your Best Friend

Cover Story: Go On, Take The ...


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NOTORIOUS DISSENSION
by Julie Danielson

Last night at a book club gathering of sorts, a friend of mine, who is the mother of two girls, was asking for picture book recommendations – picture books with a political bent, that is, which she can read to a five-year-old. More specifically, given that she’s nervous about a Trump administration, she wanted her daughter to see good picture ...


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