Monday, February 01, 2010
Reading Roundup: January 2010
Review Copies: 3
Teen: Going Bovine by Libba Bray
The weirdest, most hopeful, and funniest book about a dying teenager you'll ever read.
Tween: The Girl Who Threw Butterflies by Mick Cochrane
So much more than a Dead Dad book.
Children: The Frog Scientist by Pamela S. Turner
Exquisite pictures and awesome science. Entertaining nonfiction for kids at its best.
Because I Want To Awards
Most Interesting Combination of Religion and Sexuality: Thinking Straight by Robin Reardon
Most Depressing Ending: The Spectacular Now by Tim Tharp
Frack It, I Knew I Was Gonna Cry: Before I Die by Jenny Downham
Most Awesome Square Peg Girl: TIE Theodosia Throckmorton and Enola Holmes
Creeped Me Right Out: Uncle Montague's Tales of Terror by Chris Priestly