Monthly Archives: May 2011


In My Mailbox (15)

In My Mailbox (15)

I’m up late tonight not because I was out having a great time but because someone tried to break into my neighbor’s house and woke me up. I felt like the nosy next door neighbor as I peered through the blinds, trying to see what was going on. I called […]

TEN MILES PAST NORMAL by Frances O’Roark Dowell

TEN MILES PAST NORMAL by Frances O’Roark Dowell

YA Contemporary 211 pages Available now Review copy provided by Atheneum/Simon&Schuster 2011 Debut Author Janie Gorman wants to be normal. The problem with that: she’s not. She’s smart and creative and a little bit funky. She’s also an unwilling player in her parents’ modern-hippy, let’s-live-on-a-goat-farm experiment (regretfully, instigated by a younger, […]

THE SWEETEST THING by Christina Mandelski

THE SWEETEST THING by Christina Mandelski

YA Contemporary352 pagesAvailable May 10, 2011Review copy provided by EgmontUSAIn the world of Sheridan Wells, life is perfect when she’s decorating a cake. Unfortunately everything else is a complete mess: her mom ran off years ago, her dad is more interested in his restaurant, and the idea of a boyfriend […]

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