Search Results: "Maurene Goo"


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SINCE YOU ASKED... by Maurene  Goo
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 1, 2013

"All-too-familiar, forgettable fluff. (Fiction. 12-18)"
From debut novelist Goo, a school year in the life of an outspoken Korean-American teen. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE by Maurene  Goo
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 30, 2017

"Plot-driven as the K dramas Goo's protagonist seeks to emulate, her funny, engaging narrative also delivers powerful messages of inclusion and acceptance. (Fiction. 12-18)"
A talented overachiever resorts to lessons gleaned from Korean pop culture in hopes of finding love. Read full book review >

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STEPS TO TRUE LOVE
by Leila Roy

You just needed a plan, to take action. It’s how I convinced my dad to let me raise geese in our backyard, how I saved our underfunded middle school library from closure, how I overcame a fear of heights by bungee jumping on my sixteenth birthday (with only a little pee escaping me), and how I became number one in ...

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MY HEART'S IN OVERDRIVE AND YOU'RE BEHIND THE STEERING WHEEL
by Mandy Wan

BOOK REPORT for I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo

Cover Story: Say Yes to the Des
BFF Charm: Stuart Smalley
Swoonworthy Scale:
 6
Talky Talk: Seemingly Easy Breezy
Bonus Factors:
 K Dramas, Keith Mars Award for Awesome Dadhood, Mysterious Loner Artist, Best Besties
Relationship Status: Whirlwind Romance

Cover Story: Say Yes to the Des

How cute ...


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EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT!
by Leila Roy

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
—First Amendment to the United States Constitution

 

As I’m sure we’ve all noticed, certain ...


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BOOK REVIEW

PUNKY DUNK AND THE GOLD FISH by Moo Goo Media
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 23, 2011

"This app isn't a train wreck by any means; just a perfunctory story told without much technological depth or literary imagination. (iPad storybook app. 3-6)"
A goldfish-stalking kitty learns to mind his own business in this low-tech, feebly told tale. Read full book review >