Category Archives: Realistic/Contemporary

Generations by Flavia Biondi

   Generations by Flavia Biondi. Lion Forge, 2017, 9781941302507 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? This sweet coming of age and coming out … Continue reading

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What I Leave Behind – Alison McGhee

  What I Leave Behind – Alison McGhee, Caitlyn Dlouhy/ Simon and Schuster, (9781481476560), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? The story is … Continue reading

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Price of Duty – Todd Strasser

 Price of Duty – Todd Strasser, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, (9781481497091), 2018 Format: Paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Jake Liddell has … Continue reading

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Everything I Know About You – Barbara Dee

      Everything I Know About You – Barbara Dee, Simon & Schuster (9781534405073), 2018 Format: paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: realistic What did you like about the book?  Tally Martin and her fellow 7th grade … Continue reading

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Bob – Wendy Maas and Rebecca Stead, illustrations by Nicholas Gannon

   Bob – Wendy Maas and Rebecca Stead, illustrations by Nicholas Gannon, (9781250166623), Feiwel and Friends, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic Fantasy What did you like about the book? Livy … Continue reading

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Ebb and Flow – Heather Smith

    Ebb and Flow – Heather Smith, Kids Can Press, (9781771388382), 2018 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Jett is spending the summer with his grandmother because he’s … Continue reading

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Sticky Notes by Dianne Touchell

  Sticky Notes by Dianne Touchell, Delacorte Press, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-5247-6548-4 Format:  hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 3 Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book? I liked this book because it tackles … Continue reading

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