Search Results: "Lauren Myracle"


BOOK REVIEW

THIRTEEN by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2008

"Fans will eagerly await the next wholesome installment. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Picking up the last quarter of seventh grade with her milestone birthday, Winnie Perry (Eleven, 2004; Twelve, 2007) enters the eighth grade saddled comfortably between her two BFFs Dinah and Cinnamon. Read full book review >

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THE FORGETTING SPELL by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 4, 2017

"A poignant tale about missing mothers that will leave readers anxious to read more. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Thirteen-year-old Darya Blok struggles to unravel the mystery of her mother's eight-year absence and to do the right thing on her return. Read full book review >

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WISHING DAY by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2016

"One of Natasha's seventh-grade successes is finally finishing a story; usually they are as unfinished as this one, first in a planned trilogy. Readers like her sisters will be eager to see where her story goes. (Fiction. 9-13)"
In sleepy Willow Hill, a girl's many wishes come true. Read full book review >

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YOLO by Lauren Myracle
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 26, 2014

"Funny, deceptively smart and just in time for those going off to college. (Fiction. 14-20)"
Instant-messaging champs Maddie, Angela and Zoe return to hash out their first year away at respective colleges in this fourth installment of Myracle's popular series that began with ttyl (2004). Read full book review >

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THE INFINITE MOMENT OF US by Lauren Myracle
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 20, 2013

"Summer love has never been so good. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
A sweet and sizzling love story from Myracle. Read full book review >

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AWESOME BLOSSOM by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

"A solid, if not outstanding, entry in the Flower Power series. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Secrets rock the flower friends in the fourth entry in Myracle's Flower Power series (Oopsy Daisy, 2012, etc.). Read full book review >

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SHINE by Lauren Myracle
FICTION
Released: April 1, 2011

"Raw, realistic and compelling. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
When her gay best friend is brutally beaten in contemporary Black Creek, N.C., a withdrawn teen tracks his assailant. Read full book review >

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VIOLET IN BLOOM by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"A triumph. (Fiction. 9-13)"
Fifth grade BFFs Katie-Rose, Yasaman, Violet and Camilla ride again in this stride-hitting second entry in the Flower Power series (Luv Ya Bunches, 2009). Read full book review >

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TEN  by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2011

"A solid addition to a winning series, this provides the foundation for the characters and action in Eleven (2004). (Fiction. 8-12)"
In this prequel to The Winnie Years series, fans meet their heroine as she celebrates her 10th birthday, secure in her family's love and her identity. Read full book review >

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TTFN by Lauren Myracle
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 1, 2006

"A funny and moving take on friendship and adolescence. (Fiction. 12-15)"
Angela, Maddy and Zoe are totally BFF—best friends forever—and tell each other everything in their constant instant-message conversations. Read full book review >

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TTYL by Lauren Myracle
Released: April 1, 2004

"ROTFL. (Fiction. YA)"
Told entirely in instant messages, this modern epistolary tale prompts both tears and LOL (laughing out loud). Read full book review >

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LUV YA BUNCHES by Lauren Myracle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"It's no classic, but this series launch will be embraced, read and passed from friend to friend on middle-school playgrounds everywhere. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Katie-Rose, Yasaman, Violet and Milla each occupy a different point in the fifth-grade social pecking order: Bossy, movie-obsessed Katie-Rose is at the bottom with Yasaman, whose hijab-wearing quietude belies her sharp insight and impressive computer geekery. Read full book review >