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Warcross by Marie Lu

Title: Warcross Author: Marie Lu Genre: YA, Science Fiction Published 12 September 2017 by G.P Putnam Son's Books for Young Readers Rating: 5/5 stars For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life. The obsession started ten years ago and its fan base now spans the globe,… Continue reading Warcross by Marie Lu

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Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor

Title: Definitions of Indefinable Things Author: Whitney Taylor Genre: Young Adult, Mental Illness, Contemporary Published April 4, 2017, by HMH Book for Young Readers Rating: 3.5/5 This heartbreaking, humorous novel is about three teens whose lives intersect in ways they never expected.  Reggie Mason is all too familiar with "the Three Stages of Depression." She… Continue reading Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor

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What To Say Next by Julie Buxbaum

Title: What To Say Next Author: Julie Buxbaum Genre: YA, Contemporary, Mental Health Published July 11th 2017 by Delacorte Press Rating: 4.5/5 Sometimes a new perspective is all that is needed to make sense of the world. KIT: I don’t know why I decide not to sit with Annie and Violet at lunch. It feels like no one here gets… Continue reading What To Say Next by Julie Buxbaum

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Everything All At Once by Katrina Leno

Title: Everything All At Once Author: Katrina Leno Genre: YA, Contemporary, Mental Illness Published June 6th 2017 by HarperCollins Children's Books Rating: 5/5   Lottie Reeves has always struggled with anxiety, and when her beloved Aunt Helen dies, Lottie begins to fear that her own unexpected death might be waiting around every corner. Aunt Helen wasn’t a typical… Continue reading Everything All At Once by Katrina Leno

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Book Review: Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

    Everything about Jessie is wrong. At least, that’s what it feels like during her first week of junior year at her new ultra-intimidating prep school in Los Angeles. Just when she’s thinking about hightailing it back to Chicago, she gets an email from a person calling themselves Somebody/Nobody (SN for short), offering to… Continue reading Book Review: Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

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Book Review: Girl In Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow

Title: Girl In Pieces Author: Kathleen Glasgow Genre: YA, Mental Illness, Contemporary Pages: 398 Published  August 30th 2016 by Delacorte Press Rating: 5/5 Charlotte Davis is in pieces. At seventeen she’s already lost more than most people lose in a lifetime. But she’s learned how to forget. The broken glass washes away the sorrow until there is nothing but calm.… Continue reading Book Review: Girl In Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow

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Book Review: Detached by Christina Kilbourne

Title: Detached Author: Christina Kilbourne Genre: YA, Mental Illness Pages: 240 Published August 13th 2016 by Dundurn Press Rating: 4.5/5 Anna has always been so level-headed, so easy-going, so talented and funny. How could anyone have guessed she wanted to die? Anna is not like other people. For one thing, she’s been an accomplished artist since she was a preschooler.… Continue reading Book Review: Detached by Christina Kilbourne